Friday, September 17, 2010

Books on the Galleon Trade=)

Please check out these really cool books on the Galleons and Cultural Transmission:

Legarda Jr, Benito J. After the Galleons: Foreign Trade, Economic Change and Entrepreneurship in the Nineteenth-Century Philippines. Quezon City: Ateneo de Manila University Press, 1999.

Alvina, Corazon S., Madulid, Domingo A. Flora Filipina: From Acapulco to Manila. Manila: ArtPostAsia, 2009.

Mercene, Floro L. Manila Men in the New World. Diliman, Quezon City: University of the Philippines Press, 2007.

(All festival collateral trivia were taken from these books and duly approved by the ff:
Senator Edgardo J. Ang, Dr. Fernando Zialcita, Ms. Gemma Cruz-Araneta, Dr. Isagani Cruz, Dr. Sandy Chua, Senor Guillermo Rivera)


  1. It's "Señor Guillermo Gómez", not "Senor Guillermo Rivera".

  2. this events should be done in Spanish and Filipino... not in invading English