The Spanish-American War by Kerry A. Graves

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Published by Capstone Books in Mankato, Minn .

Written in English

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  • Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Spanish-American War, 1898.

About the Edition

Examines the events leading up the the Spanish-American War, the life of the soldiers, major battles, and the outcome of the war.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 45) and index.

Book details

Statementby Kerry A. Graves.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesAmerica goes to war
LC ClassificationsE715 .G73 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6780207M
ISBN 100736805834
LC Control Number00025823

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