Uncle Sam's War of 1898 and the Origins of Globalization (Google eBook)

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University Press of Kentucky
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Contents

Introduction
1
Exploration and New Territories 17801850s
9
The Great Powers in the Caribbean Basin 18001 890s
18
The Great Powers in East Asia and the Pacific 1840s1890s
35
US Domestic Developments and Social Imperialism 1850s1890s
53
Three Crises The 1893 Depression China and Cuba
65
The War of 1898 in the Pacific Basin
88
The Legacy of the Crises of the 1890s
102
Notes
123
Selected Bibliography
153
Index
165
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Page 10 - California towns, but yesterday planted by the recentest race of men, and lave the faded but still gorgeous skirts of Asiatic lands, older than Abraham ; while all between float milky-ways of coral isles and lowlying endless unknown Archipelagoes and Impenetrable Japans.
Page 10 - It rolls the midmost waters of the world, the Indian ocean and Atlantic being but its arms. The same waves wash the moles of the new-built California towns, but yesterday planted by the recentest race of men and lave the faded but still gorgeous skirts of Asiatic lands, older than Abraham; while all between float milkyways of coral isles, and low-lying, endless, unknown Archipelagoes, and impenetrable Japans.

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