[EBOOK/EPUB] (In Our Image: America's Empire in the Philippines)

  • Paperback
  • 536
  • In Our Image: America's Empire in the Philippines
  • Stanley Karnow
  • English
  • 14 March 2020
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Free read ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free õ Stanley Karnow Stanley Karnow õ 2 Characters Summary In Our Image: America's Empire in the Philippines He influence of Spain and the United States and l. Very good and I would recommend it to anyone with an interest in the Philippines particularly Americans who like me haven t had much exposure to the history of the country Although this book does focus on the relationship between the Philippines and America it s a pretty comprehensive history of the country from the arrival of Magellan through Cory Auino Karnow is a good storyteller and I think a fairly objective historian I was kind of hoping to find in this book some Filipino heroe Very good and I would recommend it to anyone with an interest in the Philippines particularly Americans who like me haven t had much exposure to the history of the country Although this book does focus on the relationship between the Philippines and America it s a pretty comprehensive history of the country from the arrival of Magellan through Cory Auino Karnow is a good storyteller and I think a fairly objective historian I was kind of hoping to find in this book some Filipino heroes to look up to and while there are certainly some good people no one is put on a pedestal even Karnow s personal friend Ninoy Auino I was somewhat reminded in reading this of the history of Czechoslovakia Czech Republic a smallish country that is often outside the grand stage of world affairs but often gets buffeted about by what is happening there and occasionally gets drawn onstage for a few minutes as well

Summary In Our Image: America's Empire in the PhilippinesIn Our Image: America's Empire in the Philippines

Free read ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free õ Stanley Karnow Stanley Karnow õ 2 Characters Summary In Our Image: America's Empire in the Philippines Traces the history of the Philippines discusses t. If you like Philippine History this is one of the best books written about the Philippines It is well researched Born and raised in the Philippines I thought I knew a lot of Philippines history There were some new information in the book that I did not know most of the history about the Spanish American War and the role Teddy Roosevelt played That was never emphasized in school when I was young There were some characters that I haven t heard about and it was interesting to know about th If you like Philippine History this is one of the best books written about the Philippines It is well researched Born and raised in the Philippines I thought I knew a lot of Philippines history There were some new information in the book that I did not know most of the history about the Spanish American War and the role Teddy Roosevelt played That was never emphasized in school when I was young There were some characters that I haven t heard about and it was interesting to know about them I thoroughly enjoyed reading the book It gives me a new perspective on how the nation was formed Highly recommended

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Free read ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free õ Stanley Karnow Stanley Karnow õ 2 Characters Summary In Our Image: America's Empire in the Philippines Ooks at the problems facing the Philippines today. This was a really readable interesting account of the history of the Philippines from Spanish colonization up to Cory Auino s presidency Definitely recommend it to anyone traveling to the country It gave me a better understanding of Filipino society and culture while I was there The author has spent decades covering the country as a journalist and includes really interesting insight and anecdotes from his time there Good book