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Spanish American War

This posting suggests the important consequences of the American victory in the Spanish American War and also offers references.

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As you convey the ramifications of this war, please allow some of these notes to guide you:

First, winning this war allowed America to become a true world power. Please compare this status to current our world power role.

This war also ensured that Theodore Roosevelt became famous and even a legend in the American public; this popularity led to his eventual presidency. Another consequence was that for the first time in history, America went to war and gained another country as a result.

On the other hand, a negative consequence was the start of a long and difficult ...

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This posting indicates various ramifications of the war.