The Filipino Americans: from 1763 to the present : their history, culture, and traditions
It's a sweeping account of the Filipino experience in America & their accomplishments & contributions to American culture, society, cuisine, economy, politics, sports & entertainment. It brings to life the vivid stories about a people's steadfast courage, real struggles, & strong determination in pursuit of the American dream. Fascinating tales of Filipino life, dreams, sacrifices, & triumphs provide lessons for all ages & backgrounds. The book also gives valuable facts about the Filipinos' historical background, including the Philippine-American War (1899-1902) & The American Rule After the 1899-1902 War. It illustrates how the Filipino pioneers came to America, how they made their living, & how the present-day Filipino Americans are making their own place in American history & society. It's an ideal reference/textbook in social studies in the elementary grades, history in high school, & ethnic studies & Asian studies in college. To order contact: Bookhaus Publishers, P.O. Box 3277, Farmington Hills, MI 48333-3277. Toll-free 1-800-807-6908. FAX: 248-489-8155. Website: http://www.bookhaus.com. E-mail: email@example.com.
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THEN AND NOW
THE SPANISH COLONIZATION OF THE PHILIPPINES
The Filipino Resistance
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