Philippine-American War (1899-1902)
After its defeat in the Spanish-American War of 1898, Spain ceded its longstanding colony of the Philippines to the United States in the Treaty of Paris. On February 4, 1899, just two days before the U.S. Senate ratified the treaty, fighting broke...
The Philippine–American War (Spanish: Guerra Filipino-Estadounidense) (
Filipino/Tagalog: Digmaang Pilipino-Amerikano) (1899–1902) was an armed
After its defeat in the Spanish-American War of 1898, Spain ceded its ... The
ensuing Philippine-American War lasted three years and resulted in the death of
Nov 17, 2014 ... A war between the United States and Filipino revolutionaries from 1899 to 1902,
an insurrection that may be seen as a continuation of the ...
On April 21, 1898, the United States declared war against Spain. The causes of
the conflict were many, but the immediate ones were America's support of ...
Nov 22, 2014 ... The basic causes of the Philippine-American War can be found in the U.S.
government's quest for an overseas empire and the desire of the ...
This was never so true as it has been about the Philippine-American War, and
this fact, more than any other, has denied to Filipinos all but the merest scraps of
When the Spanish authorities in Manila yielded the capital of the Philippine
Islands to American forces under Admiral George Dewey in August 1898, they
People & Events The Spanish-American War in the Philippines (1898) America's
"splendid little war" with Spain may have been "little" in one respect -- as a ...
Although the United States achieved victory in the Spanish-American War,
gaining new territory and establishing itself as an imperial power, it soon found