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Untold Story Of Imelda Marcos

Untold Story of Imelda Marcos PDF
Author: Carmen Navarro Pedrosa
Publisher: Flipside Digital Content Company Inc.
ISBN: 6210100899
Size: 35.86 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
Category : Biography & Autobiography
Languages : en
Pages :
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First released in 1969, during a time of great uncertainty for the Philippines, this unauthorized biography of one of the most intriguing women in the world was banned in her own country. For writing it, Carmen Pedrosa, with her family, was exiled to London for 20 years.Despite that, The Untold Story of Imelda Marcos became a local and international hit, selling out all of its print runs.Now, decades after the end of Martial Law, the book returns to tell the story of Imelda Romualdez-Marcos to a new generation.A modern Cinderella tale, The Untold Story of Imelda Marcos tells of how she rose from being a destitute child to becoming the most powerful woman of the country. Starry-eyed, penniless, and provincial, Imelda was in search of good fortune in Manila. Then came Ferdinand E. Marcos, a knight in shining armor, rescuing her from poverty and misery. "e;I will make you the First Lady of the land,"e; he promised her.Complete, detailed, and replete with facts and documents that have been painstakingly hidden from the public by the administration's image-makers, her life story unfolds, one truth at a time. It explains Imelda's much vaunted charisma that, in President Marcos' own words, garnered one million votes in the 1965 elections. She is a person who is difficult to be indifferent to. This book tells us why.

Imelda

Imelda PDF
Author: Katherine Ellison
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595349226
Size: 18.47 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Category : Biography & Autobiography
Languages : en
Pages : 332
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A major biography by a Pulitzer Price-winning writer of one of the most complex and fascinating women of our time. Book description: "Katherine Ellison has a reporter's zeal for finding the story within the story. Her book is full of surprises." David Haward Bain, author of "Sitting in Darkness: Americans in the Philippines." "The research here is superb, the writing is gripping and graceful," The Washington Post. ..".Proves once again that absolute power corrupts absolutely...An absorbing biography, likely to be in demand," Library Journal.

National Mid Week

National Mid week PDF
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Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 63.56 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Category : Philippines
Languages : en
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Philippinen

Philippinen PDF
Author: Lukas Schwarzacher
Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 57.31 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Category : Philippines
Languages : de
Pages : 281
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Imelda Romualdez Marcos

Imelda Romualdez Marcos PDF
Author: Isabelo T. Crisostomo
Publisher:
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Size: 76.77 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Category : Philippines
Languages : en
Pages : 286
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Four Days Of Courage

Four Days of Courage PDF
Author: Bryan Johnson
Publisher:
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Size: 63.29 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Category : Philippines
Languages : en
Pages : 285
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Account of the mass revolt that removed Ferdinand and Imelda Marcos and brought Cory Aquino to power.

Ragtime In Kamuning

Ragtime in Kamuning PDF
Author: Sylvia Mendez Ventura
Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 65.14 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Category : Philippine essays (English)
Languages : en
Pages : 201
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Lives At The Margin

Lives at the Margin PDF
Author: Alfred W. McCoy
Publisher:
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Size: 72.34 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Category : Community leadership
Languages : en
Pages : 481
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Phoenix 1972 2000

Phoenix  1972 2000 PDF
Author: Raul Rodrigo
Publisher:
ISBN: 9789719211426
Size: 52.40 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Category : Family-owned business enterprises
Languages : en
Pages : 732
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