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...
The Spanish-American War (1898) was a conflict between the United States and
Spain that ended Spanish colonial rule in the Americas and resulted in U.S. ...
The Spanish Conservative Party, led by Antonio Cánovas y Castillo, vowed to
suppress the insurrectos, but failed to do so. The Cuban cause gained increasing
On April 21, 1898, the United States declared war against Spain. ... The reasons
for war were many, but there were two immediate ones: America's support the ...
The Spanish-American war was a new kind of war involvement for the U.S. It was
not for freedom, it was not an internal conflict. It was fought over...
Purpose: Liberate Cuba from Spanish Rule Duration: April 25- August 12, 1898
Casualties: 5462 American soldiers (379 Americans died in combat—the ...
War and Genocide in Cuba, 1895-1898. John Tone. In February 1895 reports of
uprisings in Cuba were reported in America .Spain responded by sending 8,000
America's short war with Spain in 1898 was the nation's first step on the pathway
to becoming a world power. The U.S. victory brought with it the unintended ...
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
In 1898, the United States assisted in war to protect its citizens and ... one really
knows what caused the warship to explode, but the United States blamed Spain.