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By Stuart Creighton Miller

American acquisition of the Philippines and Filipino resistance to it grew to become a focus for debate on American imperialism. In a full of life narrative, Miller tells the tale of the conflict and the way it challenged America's experience of innocence. He examines the jobs of key actors-the generals and presidents, the warriors and senators-in America's colonial experience. "The so much thorough, balanced, and well-written examine up to now of America's imperial event within the western Pacific and the main persuasive research of the numerous reactions of the yankee humans to the army subjugation of the Filipinos. . . . [Told] with readability, wit and a expertise for the apt quotation."-Richard E. Welch, Jr., the hot York occasions e-book evaluation "A triumph of analysis, synthesis and storytelling, this can be the wisest ebook on its topic and, implicitly, an important cultural critique of the USA on the flip of the century."-Peter Stanley, Asia "The author's balanced precis of the historiography of imperialism and the epilogue, which considers the Philippine/Vietnam analogy, are priceless beneficial properties of the paintings. . . . may still stay the definitive account of those events."-Library magazine "Written with readability and argued with ardour from a wealth of fundamental sources."-Jack C. Lane, The magazine of yank historical past

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