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Filipinos: The Probationary Americans By Larry V. Zabala, Jr.
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A personal compilation of Filipino History. While I am a respected writer and an award-winning journalist from the Philippines, I am not an historian. The job of historians (the good ones anyway) is... More > to thoroughly analyze and present events objectively and impassively. However, it has also been said that history is written by the victors. Since Filipinos have long found themselves caught in the underside of victory, the Filipino voice is left unheard. Books on Filipinos and the Filipino experience are few and far between. This book is intended to be a small step in filling that inequity.< Less
Filipino Popular Tales (Illustrated) By Dean Spruill Fansler
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The folktales in this volume, which were collected in the Philippines during the years from to , have not appeared in print before. They are given to the public now in the hope that they will be no... More > mean or uninteresting addition to the volumes of Oriental Märchen already in existence. The Philippine archipelago, from the very nature of its geographical position and its political history, cannot but be a significant field to the student of popular stories. Lying as it does at the very doors of China and Japan, connected as it is ethnically with the Malayan and Indian civilizations, Occidentalized as it has been for three centuries and more, it stands at the junction of East and West. It is therefore from this point of view that these tales have been put into a form convenient for reference. Their importance consists in their relationship to the body of world fiction.< Less
LIM Filipino-English English-Filipino Dictionary By Ed Lim
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A Filipino-English, English-Filipino Dictionary with 11,000 entries. Classroom-tested. All 28 letters of the Alpabetong Filipino are used. Includes: basic conversation, grammar, environment,... More > demographic data and histories of the Philippines and Filipino Americans. Ideal for school, business and travel. Digest edition.< Less
LIM Filipino-English English-Filipino Dictionary By Ed Lim
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A Filipino-English, English-Filipino Dictionary with 11,000 entries. Classroom-tested. All 28 letters of the Alpabetong Filipino are used. Includes: basic conversation, grammar, environment,... More > demographic data and histories of the Philippines and Filipino Americans. Ideal for school, business and travel. Paperback edition.< Less
LIM Filipino-English English-Filipino Dictionary By Ed Lim
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A Filipino-English, English-Filipino Dictionary with 11,000 entries. Classroom-tested. All 28 letters of the Alpabetong Filipino are used. Includes: basic conversation, grammar, environment,... More > demographic data and histories of the Philippines and Filipino Americans. Ideal for school, business and travel. Hardcover edition.< Less
ARNIS DE MANO Harness of the Hand FILIPINO MARTIAL ARTS By Abundio Baet
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Arnis a Filipino Martial arts, sometimes call it Eskirma, Estokada and Kali. This particular book, explained and illustrated as the GARIMOT ARNIS TRAINING taught. This is the Garimot view on history... More > and practice of ARNIS DE MANO, the so called Shield of the Hand.< Less
ARNIS DE MANO Harness of the Hand FILIPINO MARTIAL ARTS By Abundio Baet
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Arnis a Filipino Martial arts, sometimes call it Eskirma, Estokada and Kali. This particular book, explained and illustrated as the GARIMOT ARNIS TRAINING taught. This is the Garimot view on history... More > and practice of ARNIS DE MANO, the so called Shield of the Hand.< Less
ANTING-ANTING STORIES And Other STRANGE TALES of the FILIPINOS By Sargent Kayme
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The Library of Alexandria is an independent small business publisher. We specialize in bringing back to live rare, historical and ancient books. This includes manuscripts such as: classical fiction,... More > philosophy, science, religion, folklore, mythology, history, literature, politics and sacred texts, in addition to secret and esoteric subjects, such as: occult, freemasonry, alchemy, hermetic, shamanism and ancient knowledge. Our books are available in both print and as digital books. All of our books have been revived by being scanned by people who have passion for knowledge. By purchasing this book you are helping restoring a piece of history for many generations to come to enjoy the fine ancient knowledge that is made available through our modern technology. We sincerely hope you enjoy these treasures in the form of digital books.< Less
Thoughts from the Mountaintop: Essays on Philippine History and other Magical Realisms By Artchil Daug
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This is a collection of more than forty essays on various topics especially history, the Philippines, atheism and existentialism. Many of the articles here were published in the local edition of The... More > Philippine Post. This book is for those who are curious about the Philippines and the Filipinos. It provides an unconventional perspective on Philippine society, history and culture.< Less
Dawac and Other Memoir-Narratives By Beatriz Tilan Tabios
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DAWAC and Other Memoir-Narratives presents Beatriz Tilan Tabios' childhood memories of Babaylans (Filipino healers) as well as surviving the Japanese invasion of the Philippines in World War... More > II. Beatriz Tilan Tabios received her B.A. in English from Silliman University (Philippines). She was mentored by Edith Tiempo, the first woman National Artist for Literature in the Philippines. Fictionist Edilberto Tiempo, then head of Silliman University’s English Department, encouraged Mrs. Tabios to continue her studies, resulting in Mrs. Tabios' Master of Arts thesis that became one of the earliest investigations, regarding Filipino literature, of “(The Use of) Local Color in Short Stories in English.” Later, Mrs. Tabios taught at Dagupan College (now University of Pangasinan), University of Baguio, Brent School (a boarding school for children from U.S.-American military, missionary and gold-mining families stationed in the Far East).< Less