The Spanish–American War was a conflict fought between Spain and the United
States in 1898. Hostilities began in the aftermath of the internal explosion of the ...
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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 ...
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
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
The United States was simply unprepared for war. What Americans had in
enthusiastic spirit, they lacked in military strength. The navy, although improved,
Crucible of Empire: The Spanish-American War website examines the history of
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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,...
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