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Cleared for action, a story of the Spanish-American war of 1898

a sequel to "Navy blue"

by Willis Boyd Allen

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Published by E.P. Dutton in New York .
Written in English

  • Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Willis Boyd Allen, illus. by George A. Traver.
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.A4323 C, PS1039.A255 C
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 346 p.
    Number of Pages346
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL528885M
    LC Control Number99002062

    Directed by Sammy Jackson. With Joseph H. Alexander, Thomas B. Allen, Edward L. Beach, Miguel A. Bretos. Dramatic simulations and actual footage, more than a century old, re-create the conflict that made the United States a world power. The War of The United States and Cuba in History and Historiography Cuban historian Louis Pérez explains the ways in which American politicians and historians have erased Cubans from the Spanish-American War. A provocative—and highly readable—book that will inspire you to dig deeply into the familiar narratives of history.

    Hardcover Book Titled: Greater America, by; F. Tennyson Neely, Publisher - New York - London Fascinating photos of people, military camps, domestic life, home interiors, etc. in Cuba, Manila, and Puerto Rico at the, time of the Spanish American War. Views of Cuba and the Military Camps are from the collection of Gilson Willets, novelist and war correspondent sent to Cuba by Rating: % positive. Spanish–American War dead at Arlington National Cemetery. The Spanish–American War was a ten-week conflict that occurred in the spring and summer of Cuba had been waging a war of independence against Spain since , an effort largely supported by the United States (which had extensive economic interests on the island).

    Ironically, the war against Aguinaldo's guerilla fighters was much more difficult and bloody for the US than the relatively easy Spanish-American War. On Ma , the US finally put down the Filipino revolt by capturing Aguinaldo. A SOLDIER'S ACCOUNT OF THE SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR ()The Spanish-American War evoked much enthusiasm and patriotism across the nation, as newspaper headlines and war hawks trumpeted "Remember the Maine" in an attempt to stir up popular support for the conflict. Source for information on A Soldier's Account of the Spanish-American War (): Dictionary of American .

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