The Spanish-American War, though small in time and scale, is believed to have had a significant impact on the 20th century. What do you think was the most important outcome of the Spanish-American War?
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The USS Maine exploded in Havana Harbor (Cuba) in April 1898 which helped to cause the Spanish American War. The war which marked the official end of Spain as an international power also helped to create the view of the US as a rising regional power.