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The Spanish-American War, Kevin Hillstrom and Laurie Collier Hillstrom

Label
The Spanish-American War
Title
The Spanish-American War
Statement of responsibility
Kevin Hillstrom and Laurie Collier Hillstrom
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Provides a comprehensive overview of the 1898 Spanish-American War, including political and social factors that led to the conflict, pivotal battles in the war, and its lasting impact on the United States, Spain, Cuba, and beyond. Includes a narrative overview, biographies, primary sources, chronology, glossary, bibliography, and index"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hillstrom, Kevin
Dewey number
973.8/9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E715
LC item number
.H59 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hillstrom, Laurie Collier
Series statement
Defining moments
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Spanish-American War, 1898
Label
The Spanish-American War, Kevin Hillstrom and Laurie Collier Hillstrom
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Narrative overview. American expansion in the 1800s ; Spain and its colonies ; The call to arms: remember the Maine! ; A "splendid little war" in Cuba ; The war in the Philippines ; American imperialism in the new century ; Legacy of the Spanish-American War -- Biographies. Emilio Aguinaldo (1869-1964) ; George Dewey (1837-1917) ; William Randolph Hearst (1863-1951) ; Queen Lili'uokalani (1838-1917) ; Antonio Maceo (1845-1896) ; José Marti (1853-1895) ; William McKinley (1843-1901) ; Theodore Roosevelt (1858-1919) ; Valeriano Weyler (1838-1930) -- Primary sources. President Monroe announces a new American approach to foreign affairs ; Americans embrace the idea of "manifest destiny" ; An explorer-historian ponders an America without new land to conquer ; An American reporter describes death and destruction in Cuba ; The de Lôme letter scandal increases tensions between Spain and America ; America's yellow press blames Spanish treachery for the loss of the Maine ; President McKinley calls for American military intervention in Cuba ; Theodore Roosevelt recalls the Battle for the San Juan Heights ; Admiral Dewey recalls the Battle of Manila Bay ; The United States and Spain sign the Treaty of Paris ; Emilio Aguinaldo protests the American occupation of the Philippines ; A U.S. senator claims "the Philippines are ours forever" ; Mark Twain condemns American actions in the Philippines ; The Philippine Islands receive their independence
Control code
ocn743214127
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 228 p.
Isbn
9780780812352
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011029681
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780780812352
  • (OCoLC)743214127
Label
The Spanish-American War, Kevin Hillstrom and Laurie Collier Hillstrom
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Narrative overview. American expansion in the 1800s ; Spain and its colonies ; The call to arms: remember the Maine! ; A "splendid little war" in Cuba ; The war in the Philippines ; American imperialism in the new century ; Legacy of the Spanish-American War -- Biographies. Emilio Aguinaldo (1869-1964) ; George Dewey (1837-1917) ; William Randolph Hearst (1863-1951) ; Queen Lili'uokalani (1838-1917) ; Antonio Maceo (1845-1896) ; José Marti (1853-1895) ; William McKinley (1843-1901) ; Theodore Roosevelt (1858-1919) ; Valeriano Weyler (1838-1930) -- Primary sources. President Monroe announces a new American approach to foreign affairs ; Americans embrace the idea of "manifest destiny" ; An explorer-historian ponders an America without new land to conquer ; An American reporter describes death and destruction in Cuba ; The de Lôme letter scandal increases tensions between Spain and America ; America's yellow press blames Spanish treachery for the loss of the Maine ; President McKinley calls for American military intervention in Cuba ; Theodore Roosevelt recalls the Battle for the San Juan Heights ; Admiral Dewey recalls the Battle of Manila Bay ; The United States and Spain sign the Treaty of Paris ; Emilio Aguinaldo protests the American occupation of the Philippines ; A U.S. senator claims "the Philippines are ours forever" ; Mark Twain condemns American actions in the Philippines ; The Philippine Islands receive their independence
Control code
ocn743214127
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 228 p.
Isbn
9780780812352
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011029681
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780780812352
  • (OCoLC)743214127

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