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eBook The Encyclopedia of the Spanish-American and Philippine-American Wars: A Political, Social, and Military History, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1851099522
  • ISBN-13: 9781851099528
  • DDC: 973.8
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 1500 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released June 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009
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On the cusp of the 20th century, victory over Spain in Cuba and the Philippines marked the beginning of the United States' emergence as a world power. With William Randolph Hearst, Joseph Pulitzer, and other media moguls fueling the country's sense of itself as a nation of destiny, the Spanish-American War also saw the capacity of the media to shape public opinion and national policy reach an unprecedented level.


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