US forces capture Manila (26 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

In the course of the Spanish-American War that is being fought both in the Caribbean and the Pacific, US forces capture the Philippine city of Manila.

Citation:
Editors. "US forces capture Manila". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=19265, accessed 02 December 2016.]