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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 deaths of 250 out of 355 sailors on board focused  ...

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The Spanish–American War (April–August 1898) is considered to be both a turning point in the .... Although these incidents fueled American animosity toward Spain, they were insufficient to directly cause a war. It would be the sensationalizing ...

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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. ...

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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 ...

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Feb 28, 2015 ... On April 21, 1898, the United States declared war against Spain. ... The reasons for war were many, but there were two immediate ones: ...

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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 ...

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A summary of The Maine Explosion: 1898 in 's The Spanish American War ... said the explosion must have been caused by a Spanish mine in the harbor.

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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.

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Purpose: Liberate Cuba from Spanish Rule Duration: April 25- August 12, 1898 Casualties: 5462 American soldiers (379 Americans died in combat—the ...

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For a good web site on the Spanish American War click here. ... A. What caused an increase in tension between the United States and Spain? 1. ... On the night of February 15, 1898, the ship was sunk by a tremendous explosion, and 260 lives  ...