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By John L. Offner

Offner clarifies the advanced family members of the USA, Spain, and Cuba major as much as the Spanish-American conflict and contends that the conflict used to be no longer sought after by means of any of the events yet used to be still unavoidable. He exhibits ultimate around of peace negotiations failed largely simply because inner political constraints constrained diplomatic flexibility.

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