Lineage, Life and Labors of Jos Rizal, Philippine Patriot

Cover image for

Download


Author: Austin Craig
Language: English
Wordcount: 63,113 / 193 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 41.7
LoC Category: CT
Downloads: 361
mnybks.net#: 1939
Genres: History, Biography
Excerpt

experience might have been avoided. And the free space about the walls was cleared of buildings only after these same buildings had helped to make the same occupation of the city easier, yet there were many in Manila who foresaw the danger but feared to foretell it.

Had the people of Spain been free to criticise the Spaniards' way of waiting to do things until it is too late, that nation, at one time the largest and richest empire in the world, would probably have been saved from its loss of territory and its present impoverished condition. And had the early Filipinos, to whom splendid professions and sweeping promises were made, dared to complain of the Peninsular policy of procrastination--the "mañana" habit, as it has been called--Spain might have been spared Doctor Rizal's terrible but true indictment that she retarded Philippine progress, kept the Islands miserably ruled for 333 years and in the last days of the nineteenth century was still permitting mediaeval malpractices. Rizal did not believe tha

SUBSCRIBE TO MANYBOOKS 

FREE EBOOKS 

Join 120,000+ fellow readers! Get Free eBooks and book bargains from ManyBooks in your inbox. 

We respect your email privacy

(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for Lineage, Life and Labors of Jos Rizal, Philippine Patriot  by Austin Craig - Free eBook

The Titan Drowns: Time Travel Romance

New Atlantis Time Travel Romance Book 6
Nhys Glover

2013 SFR GALAXY AWARD WINNER

"Heroism and... Read more

Cover image for Lineage, Life and Labors of Jos Rizal, Philippine Patriot  by Austin Craig - Free eBook

Valkyrie's Vengeance

Loki's Wolves Book 0
Melissa Snark

Fans of paranormal and urban fantasy will enjoy... Read more

Cover image for Lineage, Life and Labors of Jos Rizal, Philippine Patriot  by Austin Craig - Free eBook

Helga: Out of Hedgelands

Wood Cow Chronicles Book 1
Rick Johnson

VOLUME ONE in the WOOD COW CHRONICLES series. <... Read more

Cover image for Lineage, Life and Labors of Jos Rizal, Philippine Patriot  by Austin Craig - Free eBook

Mademoiselle At Arms

A Georgian Romance
Elizabeth Bailey

Set in the late Georgian era, Elizabeth Bailey’... Read more

Cover image for Lineage, Life and Labors of Jos Rizal, Philippine Patriot  by Austin Craig - Free eBook

The Tales of Tim Hurtletuta - New Beginnings

Tales of Tim Hurtletuta Series, Book 1
Matthew James Wilkins

"Tim Hurtletuta has forgotten something. He can... Read more

Cover image for Lineage, Life and Labors of Jos Rizal, Philippine Patriot  by Austin Craig - Free eBook

Chausiku

Nightmare of the Clans Book One
Pamela E. Cash

There are six secret clans across the world–Afr... Read more

Cover image for Lineage, Life and Labors of Jos Rizal, Philippine Patriot  by Austin Craig - Free eBook

After the Cure

Deirdre Gould

Eight years ago the December Plague swept throu... Read more

Cover image for Lineage, Life and Labors of Jos Rizal, Philippine Patriot  by Austin Craig - Free eBook

The Unveiling

Book One (Age of Faith 1)
Tamara Leigh

12th century England: Two men vie for the thron... Read more

Cover image for Lineage, Life and Labors of Jos Rizal, Philippine Patriot  by Austin Craig - Free eBook

Healing Her Heart

Crystal Lake Series Book 1
Laura Scott

Dr. Gabe Allen has a rule about dating colleagues... Read more

Cover image for Lineage, Life and Labors of Jos Rizal, Philippine Patriot  by Austin Craig - Free eBook

Never A Choice

The Choices Trilogy #1
Dee Palmer

Bethany Thorne has secrets and she’s told a few... Read more

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Help ManyBooks by sharing this page!

See it as donating a moment of your social media time, every little thing helps us improve and stay online.

Popular in This Genre

The list of books below is based on the weekly downloads by our users regardless of eReader device or file format.

History of the Expedition to Russia
by Count Philip de Segur
The Art of War
by Sun Tzu
Cyrus the Great
by Jacob Abbott
The Social Cancer
by José Rizal
Burgoyne's Invasion of 1777
by Samuel Adams Drake
The Age of Big Business
by Burton J. Hendrick
A History of English Literature
by George Saintsbury

See more popular titles from this genre.