Little Brown Brother: How the United States Purchased and Pacified the Philippine Islands at the Century's Turn

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Wolff Productions, 1961 - Philippines - 383 pages
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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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User Review  - Karsten - Goodreads

Great historical piece! So similar to events during the terms of GW Bush. Republican president sending us to war, democrats opposed and smearing the president, an American enemy (aguanaldo) hunted and ... Read full review

Review: Little Brown Brother: How the United States Purchased and Pacified the Philippines

User Review  - Rob Mcke - Goodreads

I particularly like the story of Ferdrick Funston played a key role in planning and executing the capture of Filipino President Emilio Aguinaldo, it's boys own stuff but at the time was seen as unfair. Read full review

Contents

INTRODUCTION
ix
EXPANSION AND INSURRECTION
9
THE CALL TO ARMS
39
DEwEY AND AGUINALDO
66
THE SIEGE OF MANILA
89
THE SPANISH COLLAPSE
114
BETwEEN wAR AND PEACE
140
THE TREATY OF PARIS
163
RAIN AND REACTION
250
THE GUERILLA wAR
277
EXIT OTIS
300
FUNSTON AND AGUINALDO
327
END AND BEGINNING
354
BIBLIOGRAPHY
365
INDEX
375
365
382

CLIMAX IN FEBRUARY
191
THE FIRST SHOCK
218

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