The Spanish–American War was a conflict fought between Spain and the United
States in 1898 ..... While McKinley urged patience and did not declare that Spain
had caused the explosion, the deat...
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The Spanish-American War of 1898 ended Spain's colonial empire in the ... that
other nations were intent on taking over the islands if the United States did not.
Instead, Spain declared war, and America quickly followed suit, moving
Commodore ... an opportunity to seize other overseas possessions and begin
building an American empire. .... American troops did not arrive in large numbers
Causes of the War Demands by Cuban patriots for independence from Spanish
... Sympathy for the Cuban insurgents ran high in America, especially after the ...
The role of Spanish-American War in the history of the United States of America.
... The United States in fact traded more with Cuba than Spain did. On February ...
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
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 ...
Half a world away and only 11 days after the war began, the Spanish Pacific fleet
in Manila Bay was defeated by the U.S. Navy in swift strike made by ...
Spanish-American War for Cuba's Independence ... Many Cubans did not wish to
be under Spanish rule, so they fled to Florida and other parts of the United ...