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Author Rosenfeld, Harvey.

Title Diary of a dirty little war : the Spanish-American War of 1898 / Harvey Rosenfeld.

Published Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2000.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  973.89 ROSE    AVAILABLE
Physical description pages cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. Ten Days of Indecision 7 -- 2. Ultimatum Issued 21 -- 3. War Officially Declared 29 -- 4. Victory at Manila Bay 39 -- 5. Long Wait 47 -- 6. On the Way! 59 -- 7. Attack on San Juan 65 -- 8. Blockade of Cuba 83 -- 9. Sinking of the Merrimac and Escalation Against Santiago 93 -- 10. Invasion of Guantanamo 107 -- 11. Escalation of the Land Forces in Cuba: The Rough Riders and Blacks Stand Out 119 -- 12. Battles of El Caney and San Juan Heights 133 -- 13. Sampson's Gift ... Cervera's Fleet 141 -- 14. Bombardment and Capitualtion of Santiago 155 -- 15. Puerto Rican Campaign 169 -- 16. Preparations for Peace Negotiations Begin 179 -- 17. Hostilities Suspended ... Protocol Signed 199.
Summary A colorful, day-by-day diary of the Spanish-American War, this account describes major events in detail and provides valuable social and cultural context to a war that changed American life yet, is so often overlooked.
Subject Spanish-American War, 1898.
Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Social aspects -- United States.
ISBN 0275966739 (alk. paper)