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Crisis in the Philippines: The Marcos Era and Beyond
Crisis in the Philippines: The Marcos Era and Beyond
Edited by John Bresnan
Princeton University Press, 1986, 280 pp.

Written by 11 of the world's best specialists on the Philippines, this book is unrivaled in breadth, current coverage and historical background. It provides the essential facts behind the downfall of the Marcos regime and provides a number of insights into the challenges that lie ahead for the Aquino government. Scholarly and readable, it will be useful both for the expert and the general reader.