Republic of the Philippines

Republica de Filipinas
  • S. H. Steinberg
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


These islands, ceded by Spain to the United States by the treaty of peace concluded between the United States and Spain on 1 April, 1899, form the largest island group of the Malay Archipelago, and extend almost due north and south from Formosa to Borneo and the Moluccas, embracing an extent of 16° of latitude and 9° of longitude.


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  • S. H. Steinberg

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