USA invades Puerto Rico (31 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

In the course of the Spanish-American War in the Caribbean, the USA now invades the Spanish colony of Puerto Rico. Before long Spain is calling for peace and agreeing to negotiate.

Citation:
Editors. "USA invades Puerto Rico". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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