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From liberation to conquest : the visual and popular cultures of the Spanish-American War of 1898 / Bonnie M. Miller.

Author/Creator:
Miller, Bonnie M., 1977- author.
Publication:
Amherst, [Massachusetts] ; Boston, [Massachusetts] : University of Massachusetts Press, 2011.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xv, 324 p. ) ill. ;
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Subjects:
Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Public opinion.
Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Press coverage -- United States.
Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Causes.
Press and politics -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Popular culture -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
United States -- Territorial expansion -- Public opinion.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Contents:
The spectacle of endangered bodies : the visual iconography of war
The spectacle of disaster : the explosion of the U.S.S. Maine
Socializing the politics of militarism : the Spanish-American War in popular culture
The visual script changes : the annexation of Hawaii and the lure of empire
The war's final phase : the shadow of military scandal on glorified victory
Building an imperial iconography : race, paternalism, and the symbols of empire
The spectacular wrap-up in three postwar moments
Appendix: Assessment of newspapers and periodicals in the sample.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Includes index.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
1-61376-011-6
OCLC:
794700812