The Face Of War
by Sam Morris
One of the key problems at that time was a newspaper called the "yellow press" that had caused a lot of uproar by making fun of Spain. In this revaluation america got involved. After the american vessel "Maine" had been destroyed. The yellow press after just 2 days had released a article that had directly blames the Spain. Many of the citizens thought it was an outrage to thought that it could happen. Others took this as a opportunity and were robbing houses out of spite of the total chaos.
Best quotes of the war
One quote from Theodore Roosevelt was that "in the moment of decision the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing and the worst thing you can do is nothing. Another quotable statement from him is "Do what you can with what you have, where you are.