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Spanish-American War.

R. A. Alger

Spanish-American War.

by R. A. Alger

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spanish-American War, 1898.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE715 A39 1971
    The Physical Object
    Pagination465p.
    Number of Pages465
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17546852M

    The Spanish–American War was the first U.S. war in which the motion picture camera played a role. The Library of Congress archives contain many films and film clips from the war. [] In addition, a few feature films have been made about the on: Cuba and Puerto Rico (Caribbean . Spanish American War has 1, members. This group is a place to discuss the Spanish American War, and its effects, to examine images, and study material.

    The Spanish American War was a ten-week war fought between Spain and the United States which began on Ap The war began with American intervention in Cuba's fight for independence and also led to American involvement in the Philippine Revolution. The war between the United States and Spain receives relatively little attention in most American history texts, yet it is an event of major importance. The United States emerged as the world's greatest power in the 20th century. In many ways, the war with Spain was a stepping stone from one era of American history to the next, showing Americans that aggressive nationalism could be.

    The Spanish-American War really only lasted about 10 weeks (the buildup and decision to go to war took longer than the war itself), but a peace treaty was not signed until December of This was an event that was the tipping point for the end of the Spanish Empire and the rise of the US as a formidable player on the world stage. Further Study. Continue your study of The Spanish American War () with these useful links.


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