Historic Time Travel - Spanish American War

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These and many more historic documentary clips effectively recapture the blood-guts and political undercurrents of the Spanish-American War, giving the viewer a vital feeling of American maritime history. This is a chronologically arranged documentary synopsis of events preceding, during and following the primary America-Spanish War debacle.

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Spanish American War
8. Spanish American War
January 1, 2005
When Cuba and the Philippines rose up against Spain between 1895 and 1898, American involvement was the definitive landmark event. When all efforts to resolve hostilities between the Cuban junta and Spain failed, America got into the act.
Wartime Newsreels
7. Wartime Newsreels
January 1, 2007
Approximately 5 million Korean War veterans currently live in the United States and in Puerto Rico, many of who have married and settled down to a life of peace. Few, however, will ever forget the nightmare that they lived through in the killing fields of Korea over half a century ago.
Peek Into Industry & Agriculture
6. Peek Into Industry & Agriculture
January 1, 2007
This tour de force video dating way back 1920-60 depicts the encouragement provided to industrialization & the production of consumer goods and the implementation of latest technologies which allowed a spurt in agricultural growth in South America and the Philippines.
Lifestyles In South America
5. Lifestyles In South America
January 1, 2004
This priceless, 2-video set will provide and insight to the people, places, cultural and social growth of the South American people. It describes new, hi-tech deployments in farms and emphasizes the trend towards modernization of farming methods.
Wars Of The World
4. Wars Of The World
January 1, 2004
A Historic Video that probes the consequences of wars, how they destroy entire populations and cities in fractions of seconds.
World Wars
3. World Wars
February 10, 2004
The Wars which changed the face of the world their effects on industrial growth and the change to life in general of German families in the aftermath of the Second World War is examined in this classic video and looks beyond the Second World War. A look at Brazil 's economic and social similarity to America during the Second World War is finely etched.
Divide and Conquer
2. Divide and Conquer
 
The third film of Frank Capra's Why We Fight propaganda film series, dealing with the Nazi conquest of Western Europe in 1940. The film covers the Nazi capture of Denmark and Norway, steps necessary to mount a future attack on Britain, then describes in detail Hitler's strategy as he conquers Luxembourg, Belgium and the Netherlands.
War Comes to America
1. War Comes to America
 
Celebrating the American values of liberty and freedom that are threatened by the aggressive forces of Germany and Japan. The early years of the war are seen from the perspective of the United States, with particular focus on the reluctance of the American people to get involved in a European or Asian conflict. Eventually the American government realizes that war is inevitable.
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These and many more historic documentary clips effectively recapture the blood-guts and political undercurrents of the Spanish-American War, giving the viewer a vital feeling of American maritime history. This is a chronologically arranged documentary synopsis of events preceding, during and following the primary America-Spanish War debacle.