Retentionist in Chief: William Howard Taft and the Question of Philippine Independence, 1912-1916

Adam D. Burns
  • Philippine Studies Historical and Ethnographic Viewpoints, January 2013, Johns Hopkins University Press
  • DOI: 10.1353/phs.2013.0009

Long-term US imperialism in the Philippines

What is it about?

The role of William H. Taft (former Republican US president) in attempting to secure a long-term imperial link with the Philippine Islands in opposition to Woodrow Wilson's Democrats.

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