Republic of the Philippines
The Philippines were discovered by Magellan in 1521 and conquered by Spain in 1565. Following the Spanish-American war, the islands were ceded to the U.S.A. on 10 Dec. 1898, after the Filipinos had tried in vain to establish an independent republic in 1896.
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Books of Reference
- Republic of the Philippine Government Manual, 1950. Manila, 1950Google Scholar
- The Philippines: a Handbook of Information. Manila, 1955Google Scholar
- Gazetteer of the Philippine Islands. United States Department of Commerce. “Washington, 1944Google Scholar
- Barton, R. F., The Kalingas. Chicago, 1949Google Scholar
- Bernstein, D., The Philippine Story. New York, 1947Google Scholar
- Chapman, A., Philippine Nationalism. New York, 1950Google Scholar
- Golay, F. H., The Philippines: Public Policy and National Economic Development. Cornell Univ., Press, 1961Google Scholar
- Hainsworth, R. G., and Mover, R. T., Agricultural Geography of the Philippine Islands. Washington, 1945Google Scholar
- Krieger, H. W., Peoples of the Philippines. Washington, 1942Google Scholar
- Kurihara, K. E., Labor in the Philippine Economy. Stanford, 1945Google Scholar
- Mills, L. A., The Philippines and Southeast Asia. Minneapolis, 1949Google Scholar
- Zafra, U. S., Philippine Economic Handbook. Silver Spring, Md., 1955Google Scholar