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The SpanishAmerican War was fought between the United States and Spain in 1898. Hostilities began in the aftermath of the internal explosion of the USS ...

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Newly updated, very intensive site on the Spanish American War. Internationally respected site covers battles, such as Manila Bay, Santiago, San Juan Hill, etc.; ...

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Find out more about the history of Spanish American War, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

www.loc.gov/rr/hispanic/1898/intro.html

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 ...

history.state.gov/milestones/1866-1898/spanish-american-war

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.

www.britannica.com/event/Spanish-American-War

Spanish-American War, (1898), conflict between the United States and Spain that ended Spanish colonial rule in the Americas and resulted in U.S. acquisition of ...

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America went to war against Spain to free Cuba from Spanish domination. ... Naval strategist Alfred Thayer Mahan stated, “Americans must now begin to look  ...

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The United States was simply unprepared for war. What Americans had in enthusiastic spirit, they lacked in military strength. The navy, although improved, was ...

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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 ...