Little Brown Brother: How the United States Purchased and Pacified the Philippine Islands at the Century's Turn
Wolff Productions, 2006 - 383 pagina's
Leon Wolff tells the full story, revealing how and why the U.S. went from aiding Filipino independence to forcefully annexing the islands for themselves.
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Fragmentweergave - 1961
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