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 ...
Newly updated, very intensive site on the Spanish American War. Internationally
respected site covers battles, such as Manila Bay, Santiago, San Juan Hill, etc.; ...
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 ...
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: The Spanish-American War website examines the history of
this 100 year old war and discusses issues raised in the PBS documentary film ...
The United States was simply unprepared for war. What Americans had in
enthusiastic spirit, they lacked in military strength. The navy, although improved,
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 ...
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 ...
The role of Spanish-American War in the history of the United States of America.
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