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SpanishAmerican War

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The SpanishAmerican War was a conflict fought between Spain and the United States in 1898. Hostilities began in the aftermath of the internal explosion of the ...

Spanish American War

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Newly updated, very intensive site on the Spanish American War. Internationally respected site covers battles, such as Manila Bay, Santiago, San Juan Hill, etc.; ...

Introduction - The World of 1898: The Spanish-American War ...

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On April 25, 1898 the United States declared war on Spain following the sinking of the Battleship Maine in Havana harbor on February 15, 1898. The war ended ...

Spanish American War - National Museum of American History

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America went to war against Spain to free Cuba from Spanish domination. But the war provided the United States an opportunity to seize overseas possessions  ...

Crucible of Empire - PBS Online

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Crucible of Empire: The Spanish-American War website examines the history of this 100 year old war and discusses issues raised in the PBS documentary film ...

The Spanish-American War and Its Consequences [ushistory.org]

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The United States was simply unprepared for war. What Americans had in enthusiastic spirit, they lacked in military strength. The navy, although improved, was ...

The Spanish-American War in the Philippines (1898) - PBS

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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 ...

SparkNotes: The Spanish American War (1898-1901): Summary

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The immediate origins of the 1898 Spanish-American War began with the Wilson -Gorman Tariff of 1894. The American tariff, which put restrictions on sugar ...

Spanish-American War - United States American History

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The role of Spanish-American War in the history of the United States of America.

Spanish-American War - Fact Monster

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Spanish-American War. 1898. U.S. troops engaged: 306,760; American battle deaths: 385; Spain declared war on the U.S. because the U.S. supported Cuba's  ...

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Spanish-American War (1898)
Demands by Cuban patriots for independence from Spanish rule made U.S. intervention in Cuba a paramount issue in the relations between the United States and Spain from the 1870s to 1898. Sympathy for the Cuban insurgents ran high... More »
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Spanish American War - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Spanish American War, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

The Spanish-American War, 1898 - Office of the Historian

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The Spanish-American War of 1898 ended Spain's colonial empire in the Western Hemisphere and secured the position of the United States as a Pacific power.

Spanish-American War Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia ...

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Spanish-American War 1898, brief conflict between Spain and the United States arising out of Spanish policies in Cuba. It was, to a large degree,...