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The Spanish-American War: a compact history.

Allan Keller

The Spanish-American War: a compact history.

by Allan Keller

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Published by Hawthorn Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spanish-American War, 1898.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 247-249.

    SeriesThe Military history of the United States
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE715 .K32
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 258 p.
    Number of Pages258
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5695384M
    LC Control Number70087866

    Explore our list of Spanish American War, Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership.   For books on what would have been largely called 'The Spanish War.' in its time, I would not have a single book to recommend. I often don't read books head-on, like a total book about the Revolution or about the Civil War. Reading diagonally.

    The Spanish-American War was the first U.S. war to implement still photography and motion picture film as essential media for recording the conflict. While the American Civil War was heavily photographed, the Spanish-American War saw an expansion of photographic formats to support a multitude of agendas, from primary documentation to systematic.   Community Reviews. This is the long, involved story of a short, messy war across two oceans. Published one hundred years later, Musicant's book is the best history of this war I have found. At war's end, the USA annexed pieces of Spain's empire, like Puerto Rico and Guantanamo Bay, Cuba/5.

    History of the Spanish-American War | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original . A New History of the Spanish American War Including the Past History and Future Destiny of Our New Possessions March, Alden Ponce, a major city and strategic port of Puerto Rico was connected to San Juan by a well-constructed road built by the Spanish for military purposes.


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