Gemelli Carreri, An Italian in Manila, 1696

Gemelli Carreri, An Italian in Manila, 1696

A 17th century traveler visits Manila and records his observations in a bestseller.

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The Philippines Is Also in the Heart

The Philippines Is Also in the Heart

In trying to understand the world, a Filipino American learns to build bridges back to the Philippines.

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The Brilliant, Star-Crossed Life of Jerry Barican

The Brilliant, Star-Crossed Life of Jerry Barican

Former youth leader, businessman and presidential spokesman Jerry Barican was a gentleman who just wanted to lead a happy and meaningful life in a world unraveling at the seams.

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Before Elorde and Pacquiao, There Was Luis Logan

Before Elorde and Pacquiao, There Was Luis Logan

When boxing and perfumes mixed--the untold story of a most uncommon Filipino boxing champ, Luis Logan.

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The Smart Women of Oriental Mart

The Smart Women of Oriental Mart

Surprise! A Filipino kitchenette sari-sari store in Seattle’s folksy Pike’s Place Market 

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She Came, She Ate, She Wrote a Cookbook

She Came, She Ate, She Wrote a Cookbook

Yasmin Newman, Australian-Filipina author of 7000 Islands, was supposed to stay only weeks in the Philippines. She ended up staying for six months and writing a cookbook.

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Mr. Angeles Goes to Washington

Mr. Angeles Goes to Washington

If you’re flying in or out of any of the 3,000 US airports, it’s likely under the charge of Filipino American Eddie Angeles. 

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Pinoyspotting: Amsterdam

Pinoyspotting: Amsterdam

Tony Ramos and Frank Bobadilla share encounters with fellow Filipinos from the Netherlands.

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