The Spanish-American War was caused by many things.

The war of American independence could be described as a civil war within the Thirteen Colonies that escalated to a major war between European powers. It has also been argued that after the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, it was a war between two different nations, America and Great Britain, as the Revolutionaries legitimately controlled the governments of all thirteen colonies. Whether or not people have the right to self determine territorial independence by democratic means remains a contentious issue.

I, Clara Barton, do not think that the Spanish-American War was justified and worth the expense....

About 16,000 of the remaining German troops returned home, but roughly 5,500 remained in the United States after the war for various reasons, many eventually becoming American citizens.


This was the largest naval battle in the Spanish American War.

One great war in history of the United States was the Spanish-American War of 1898.

It stemmed from growing tensions between England’s 13 North American colonies and the colonial government representing England, as well as cost sharing imposed on English colonies by successive governments in London for debts attributed to former wars (Foner, 2012).


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The Spanish-American war was by no means for the sole purpose of gaining land and respect, the United States freed an oppressed country and took pieces of land that were better off under US control....

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The American Revolutionary War of 1775 to 1783 was also known as the American War of Independence. It had begun as a war between the Kingdom of Great Britain and former 13 united British colonies under the North American continent. However, this war had ended in a global war between several European great powers.

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Most are right, but only to a point, because the Spanish-American War also included wars between the Americans and the Filipinos, as well as between the Americans and Puerto-Ricans.

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The British military had encountered plenty of obstacles in maximizing the use of their Loyalist groups. Jeremy Black, a British historian, wrote, “In the American war it was clear to both royal generals and revolutionaries that organized and significant Loyalist activity would require the presence of British forces.”

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In the beginning months of 1775, the British Army was comprised of about 36,000 men worldwide. However, the wartime recruitment had continuously increased the quantity. Because of this, Great Britain had difficult times in appointing the general officers in the army. When the rebellion started, General Thomas Gage who commanded the British forces in North America was criticized for being too lenient probably because he was influenced by his American wife. General Jeffrey Amherst, commander in chief of the 1st Baron Amherst had turned down the appointment due to his reluctantcy of taking sides in the conflict. Just the same, Admiral Augustus Keppel turned down his appointment as he commanded “I cannot draw the sword in such a cause.” William Howe and John Burgoyne were both members of the parliament who opposed the military solutions to the American rebellion. Howe and Henry Clinton both made the statements that they were not willing to participate in the war but there were willing in following the orders.