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"Remember the Maine, to hell with Spain" -- America's 1898 adventure in imperialism

Author: Robert B Edgerton
Publisher: Lewiston, NY : Edwin Mellen Press, 2005.
Series: Studies in American history (Lewiston, N.Y.), v. 55.
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This book describes and evaluates the turn-of-the-century foray by the U.S. into imperialism. It describes our conflict with Spain. over the sinking of the battleship USS Maine in Cuba followed by  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Edgerton, Robert B., 1931-
"Remember the Maine, to hell with Spain" -- America's 1898 adventure in imperialism.
Lewiston, NY : Edwin Mellen Press, 2005
(OCoLC)714773661
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert B Edgerton
ISBN: 077346266X 9780773462663
OCLC Number: 56491064
Description: xi, 225 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Preface; Acknowledgements; 1. Manifest Destiny: U.S. Imperialism; 2. Hawaii: Paradise Lost? Samoa: Paradise Gained 3. Cuba: Preparing for War; 4. War in Cuba and Puerto Ric; 5. "Goo-Goo Land" - The Philippine War; 6. The United States and Guam; 7. Puerto Rico - The World's Oldest Colony; 8. United States Rule Over the Philippines - 1898-1947; 9. Cuba: A Precious Jewel Gone Astray; Epilogue The Destiny of Manifest Destiny; References; Index
Series Title: Studies in American history (Lewiston, N.Y.), v. 55.
Responsibility: Robert B. Edgerton.

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