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The Spanish–American War was fought between the United States and Spain 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 (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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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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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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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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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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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...

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A summary of US Goes to War: 1898 in 's The Spanish American War (1898- 1901). ... In order to prove the righteousness of the US cause, Congress decided to ...