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RP history before Spanish colonization | Open Library

RP history before Spanish colonization | Open Library | HOTP | Scoop.it

"A thousand years of Philippine history before the coming of the Spaniards by Austin Craig... A paper presented before the Philippine academy at its open meeting in University hall, Manila, October 13, 1914." A PDF copy of the paper is available for free download at openlibrary.org

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History of the Philippine Scouts | Philippine Scouts Heritage Society

History of the Philippine Scouts | Philippine Scouts Heritage Society | HOTP | Scoop.it

"Who were the Philippine Scouts? Little known outside the Philippines and largely forgotten by the US Army of which they were a proud part, the Scouts were soldiers par excellence. How did the Philippine Scouts come into the US Army and what contribution did they make to this country's military heritage?"

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The Veritas Broadcast: Return to Februray 1986 | Interaksyon.com

The Veritas Broadcast: Return to Februray 1986 | Interaksyon.com | HOTP | Scoop.it

EDSA People Power as broadcast on AM radio. (I was part of putting this up, so...)

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The Philippine Islands illustrated - Open Library

The Philippine Islands illustrated - Open Library | HOTP | Scoop.it

A book by Herbert E. Ellsworth published in 1905 featuring 400 black-and-white photos of the Philippines. Free PDF download at the Open Library website. Or you can view the book online.

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Top 5 Most Shocking December Tragedies in Philippine History

Top 5 Most Shocking December Tragedies in Philippine History | HOTP | Scoop.it

'We all know that December is a month full of joys and festivities; no wonder that a lot of Filipinos here and around the world look forward for this very special month every year."

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Laguna Copperplate Inscription | Paul Morrow

An article on the Laguna Copperplate Inscription, so far the oldest known written document of the Philippines.

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'Forgotten Soldiers' tells the story of the Philippines Scouts | American Military and Naval History

'Forgotten Soldiers' tells the story of the Philippines Scouts | American Military and Naval History | HOTP | Scoop.it

"Thanks to historians and Hollywood, we know about the Tuskegee Airmen and Navajo code talkers. We’re less familiar with the Philippine Scouts, whose World War II story is at least as stirring as the once-unsung efforts of the Airmen and the Native American tactical communicators. With Forgotten Soldiers, a new documentary that debuted on WYES-TV, filmmaker Donald Plata is attempting to correct the record.

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Manila Free of Japanese Domination, 22 March 1945 : Internet Archive

Manila Free of Japanese Domination, 22 March 1945 : Internet Archive | HOTP | Scoop.it

A Universal Newsreel reporting the progress of the Battle of Manila during World War II. Lots of footage from actual operations.

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Los ultimos de Filipinas: The Siege of Baler - aurora.ph

Los ultimos de Filipinas: The Siege of Baler  - aurora.ph | HOTP | Scoop.it

The official website of Aurora province has an interesting series of articles on the so-called "Last Ones from the Philippines," a detachment of Spanish soldiers holed up in Baler Church in 1898-99. They refused to surrender for 11 months though their Mother Country had already ceded the Philppines to the US.

 

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Free PDF book on the typhoon that hit RP on Christmas Day 1918 - Open Library

Free PDF book on the typhoon that hit RP on Christmas Day 1918 - Open Library | HOTP | Scoop.it

"There seems to be a general belief that depressions and typhoons rarely occur in the months from December to April, while they are supposed to be frequent from May to November. This is not altogether exact, whether we speak of the number of depressions or typhoons of the whole Far East or of those which actually cross the Philippine Islands." - Rev. Jose Coronas, SJ, chief of the Meteorological Divisof the Weather Bureau, 1919

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