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Author Arnold, James R., 1952-
Title The Moro War : how America battled a Muslim insurgency in the Philippine jungle, 1902-1913 / James R. Arnold.
Publication Info. New York : Bloomsbury Press, 2011.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 2  959.9 A    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st U.S. ed.
Description 306 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-301) and index.
Contents A place called Moroland -- First contacts -- The Battle of Bayan -- The rise of Jack Pershing -- The conquest begins -- "A model administrator" -- The new governor takes charge -- Leonard Wood goes to war -- "Like rats in a trap" -- Eye of the storm -- Storm at Bud Dajo -- The end of the storm -- Tasker Bliss and the return to benign assimilation -- The problems of pacification -- "Sponge cake, coffee, cigars" -- Jungle patrols -- The return of John Pershing -- Bud Bagsak : the last battle -- A forgotten war.
Subject Philippines -- History -- 1898-1946.
Muslims -- Philippines -- History -- 20th century.
Counterinsurgency -- Philippines -- History -- 20th century.
Mindanao Island (Philippines) -- History, Military -- 20th century.
Sulu Archipelago (Philippines) -- History, Military -- 20th century.
United States -- History, Military -- 20th century.
Added Title How America battled a Muslim insurgency in the Philippine jungle, 1902-1913
ISBN 9781608190249 (hbk.)
1608190242 (hbk.)