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Special Issue on War of 1898

from the editor

1898: A War of the World, by Louis A. Perez, Jr.
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historiography

U.S. Intervention in Cuba, 1898: Interpreting the Spanish American Cuban-Filipino War,
by Thomas G. Paterson
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Democracy Beats the “Disaster” Complex Spanish Interpretations of the Colonial Crisis,
by Silvia L. Hilton
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essays

Why Did the United States Fight Spain in 1898?,
by John Offner
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Puerto Rico in the Whirlwind of 1898 Conflict, Continuity, and Change,
by Luis Mart├Čnez Fernàndez
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1898: The Onset of America’s Troubled Asian Century,
by Michael H. Hunt
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Tampa’s Splendid Little War: Local History and the Cuban War of Independence,
by Gary R. Mormino
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lesson plans

Multiple Intelligences and the World Wide Web: A New Approach to Teaching About the War (HTML) PDF Version,
by Michelle D. Walker
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The Birth of the American Empire as Seen Through Political Cartoons (1896–1905),
by Luis Mart├Čnez Fernàndez
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Document-Based Questions: An Example for the War of 1898,
by Michael Chimes, John Ripton, Frank Delfer, Andy Gedrich, Tara McCall, Sarah Ripton, Megan Manner
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educational resources

Imperialism An ERIC/CHESS Sample,
by Matthew Paris
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history headlines

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