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Advent / Robin Jeffrey --
The Philippines / Alfred W. McCoy --
India / Robin Jeffrey --
Indonesia / Anthony Reid --
Vietnam / David Marr --
Malaya / Lee Kam Hing --
end / D.A. Low.

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Organised by Andres Bonifacio in 1892, it merged into the revolutionary army after his execution in 1897. Mestizo Spanish term meaning mixed blood and used to describe the offspring of unions between MalayFilipinos and foreigners. Spanish mestizos were less numerous and received special privileges from the Spanish regime. Chinese mestizo communities developed in all major Philippine towns in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. AmericanFilipino unions were less common. Unless qualified, the term mestizo is used to refer to Chinese-Filipino racial mixture.

Pardo de Tavera and others. The Republic's chances for an orderly administration were shortlived, however. US Army troops began pushing north from Manila through Philippine lines in February 1899 and by November occupied the settled areas of the central Luxon plain, forcing Aguinaldo to retreat into northern Luzon and abandon regular military operations for guerrilla warfare. In a bold coup, a US Army colone11eading a party of Filipino mercenaries captured Aguinaldo in March 1901, and little more than a year later President Theodore Roosevelt issued a formal declaration terminating hostilities.

448, 467. 9. Amiya Kumar Bagchi, Private Investment in India, 1900-39 (Madras: Orient Longman, 1975) p. 168; Bipin Chandra, The Rise and Growth of Economic Nationalism in India (New Delhi: People's Publishing House, 1966) p. 570n. 10. 242-3. II. , p. 248. For Indonesia and Vietnam, see this book, pp. 119-22, 167-8. 12. David Marr, Vietnamese Anticolonialism, 1885-1925 (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1971) p. 254. 13. Jean Lacouture, Ho Chi Minh (Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1968) p. 15. 14.

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