Open door and the Philippines 10-11

Samar rebels overrun us position this leads to

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Unformatted text preview: and sets a naval blockade- looks like they will win- naval superiority etc- brutal because the rebels turned to gorilla warfare- • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • the rebels put too much faith in William jennigns bryon- if he were elected he war would end as the war started going poorly- press censorship- the war is not going well- disease, knife fights- brutal injuries- not what you want your people knowing turning point: a colonel tries to move the guerilla war along- turn phils against each other- middle to upper class in favor of us support- not wanting to be independent- so not fully into fightint the us- a leader accepts amer soveirgnty and tells others...
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This document was uploaded on 03/20/2014 for the course HIST 282 at Georgetown.

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