The Philippine Islands: A Political, Geographical, Ethnographical, Social and Commercial History of the Philippine Archipelago, Embracing the Whole Period of Spanish Rule, with an Account of the Succeeding American Insular Government (Google eBook)

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C. Scribner's sons, 1906 - Philippines - 668 pages
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Contents

CHAPTER V
63
Missionary martyrs declared saints Emperor of Japan sends a shipment of lepers
70
Koxinga a Chinese adventurer threatens to attack the Colony
76
The High Host is stolen Inquisition Letter of Anathema
82
Simon de Anda y Salazar usurps the ArchbishopGovernors authority
88
Massacre of Chinese Villa Cortas fate The Philipino treasure
94
Austin friars on battlefields Peace of Paris Feb 10 1763
96
Revolts in Leyte Island Surigao Mindanao Is and Samar Island
102
Illustrious exilesDr Antonio M Regidor and Jose M Basa
108
Chinese mandarins come to seek the Mount of Gold in Cavite
114
CHAPTER IX
120
Attempt to subdue the Igorrotes Its failure
124
CHAPTER X
129
Zamboanga Fort cost of its maintenance Fighting Friars
133
Vicissitudes of Sultan Mahamad Alimudiu
134
Gov General Malcampo finally annexes Jolo 1876
140
The Juramentado Moro dress character arts weapons
146
A juramentado runs amok Across Sulu Island to Maybun
152
Across Palauan Island The Tagbanuas tribe
158
Their advent before the Spanish Conquest
165
Tagalog and Visayo hospitality The natives good qualities
172
Mixed races Native physiognomy marriages minors rights
176
The Shrines and Saints The Holy Child of Cebu St Francis of Tears
184
Musical talent Slavery Education in Spanish times
190
Diseases Leprosy Insanity Deathrate Sanitation
197
Opinions for and against that power
201
Their power and influence
209
SPANISH INSULAR GOVERNMENT
211
Highways and Public Works Cause of national decay 218
218
The Cuadriliero guard The Fallas tax The Cedula personal
224
SpanishPhilippine army police and constabulary statistics
232
The notorious Tancad Dilatory justice A cause celebre 23S
241
In the days of the Mexican galleons The Obras Pias
245
Decline of trade Spanish tradingcompany failures
252
Pioneers of foreign trade Foreign and Philippine banks
257
Mail service Carryingtrade Middlemen Native industries
263
CHAPTER XVI
269
Sugar statistics Worlds production of cane and beet sugar
275
CHAPTER XVII
281
Coffee Coffee dealing and cultivation
289
Table of Contents
290
Tobacco Monopoly abolished Free trade in tobacco
296
Cacao cultivation Castor oil Gogo
302
Buri palm Dita Palma brava Bamboo
308
Botanical gardens Dwellinghouses
353
Excursions from Manila Los Banos
359
Official acts conducive to rebellion The Katipunan League
364
Andres Bonifacio heads the movement He is superseded by Emilio Aguinaldo
370
Execution of 13 rebels in Cavite The rebel chief Llaneras in Bulacan
374
Dr Jose Rizal the Philippine ideal patriot his career and hopes
381
The loveromance of Dr Jose Rizals life
387
Emilio Aguinaldo now claims independence
394
The Primo de RiveraPaterno agreement as to indemnity payment
398
Exciting adventures of American citizens Heartrending scenes in Cebu City
404
Don Maximo Paterno the Philippine Grand Old Man
411
CHAPTER XXIII
417
Allocution of the Archbishop of Madrid to the Spanish army
423
Hi proclamation declaring a state of war with America
425
The first news of the naval defeat raises panic in Madrid
431
Insurgents prepare for the coming conflict
484
Fighting around Manila Gagalanging Manila in flames
489
Effect of the war on public opinion in America
495
Violent death of General Antonio Luna
501
Insurgents destroy the s s Saturnus Death of General Lawton
505
CHAPTER XXV
511
Surrender of insurgent leaders Peace overtures Watercure
517
Cebuano insurgents on the warpath Peace signed with Cebuanos
524
Hie Spaniards critical position in Zamboanga Mindanao Is
531
CHAPTER XXVI
537
The Spanish commissioners ruse to obtain the prisoners release fails 543
543
The Montalon and Felizardo outlaw bands 541V
549
Landownership is conducive to social tranquillity 555
555
lubs Theatres Hotels Saloons The Walled City
561
The Taft Commission The Philippines for the Filipinos doctrine 56
567
The warlike Dattos and their clansmen 573
573
Moro Province armed forces Gen Woods victory at Kudarangan 580
580
Major Hugh L Scott vanquishes Panglima Hassan A bichdra
585
Education and progress in the Moro Province
591
The question of the friars lands American view
597
The antifriar feeling diminishes The Philippine Independent Church 002
604
Aglipayan doctrine Native clergy Monsignor Agius 507
610
Census Statistics Regulations affecting foreign travellers
616
Need of roads Railway projects 027
627
Social position of the Chinese in the Islands since 1898 034
635
Total Chief Exports Total Sugar Export 040
644
CHRONOLOGICAL TABLE OF LEADING EVENTS 051
652
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