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Philippines History: from 15th Century to World War II

Philippines History: from 15th Century to World War II

Settlement and development by the 15th century According to Pharmacylib, the area of ​​what is now the Philippines has been around since about 10,000 BC. Permanently settled (around this time the sea level rose by around 100 m to around today’s altitude and the individual islands were isolated). Various peoples immigrated from the Asian mainland in several waves of migration. The old Indonesians (formerly called old Malay). These have been around since around 200 BC. Expelled from the fertile plains…

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Philippines Guide

Philippines Guide

Philippines – country information Country name Philippines Official name Republic of the Philippines Capital Manila continent Asia Area 300 000 km Population 99 275 100 (2014) Foundation of a state 12. 6. 1898 The highest mountains Apo 2954 m Longest rivers Mindanao 551 km State system a presidential-type pluralistic republic with a bicameral parliament The biggest cities Manila (Capital) 2,075,000 (Agglomeration 9,500,000), Queton City 1,850,000, Davao 1,025,000 Official language Filipino, English Religious affiliation Roman Catholic 85%, Philippine Independent Church 6%,…

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