It began upon the discovery of the anti-colonial secret organization Katipunan by the Spanish authorities on August 1st, The Philippines was a prize catch for Spain, which, at that time, was locked, in a fierce struggle for world colonization with Portugal. Her father then decides that she has to learn household chores that all girls must learn.
The natives, which included the Ilocanos, Ibanags and others, rose in revolt over alleged abuses by tax collectors, such as the collection of unjust taxes. The Philippine islands first came to the attention of Europeans with the Spanish expedition around the world led by Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan in Concurrently, a German squadron under Admiral Diedrichs arrived in Manila and declared that if the United States did not grab the Philippines as a colonial possession, Germany would.
Maura law[ edit ] The legal foundation for municipal governments in the country was laid with the promulgation of the Maura Law on May 19, The battles of the Silang revolt are a prime example of the use of divide et impera, since Spanish troops largely used Kampampangan soldiers to fight the Ilocanos.
The agreement that ended the Spanish-American War of His annual salary, however, was only P24 but he was exempted from taxation. The eventual outcome was a new Christian majority of the main Malay lowland population, from which the Muslims of Mindanao and the upland tribal peoples of Luzon remained detached and separated.
Governor-General Santiago de Vera sent Spanish troops to pacify the rebels. The Philippines had suffered great loss of life and tremendous physical destruction by the time the war was over.
During this period of time, the Philippines was colonized by the Spanish and the Americans and was occupied by other countries as well.
The refusal of the Spanish priests resulted in much rioting, resulting in massive looting of convents and arson of churches and ranches. The Governor-General was commonly a peninsular Spaniarda Spaniard born in Spain, to ensure loyalty of the colony to the crown or tiara.
Dagohoy Revolt [ edit ] In in what is now the province of Bohol, what is known today as the Dagohoy Revolt was undertaken by Francisco Dagohoy and some of his followers. However, there were two types of priests in the Philippines then: This prompted the rise of the ilustrados, an enlightened Filipino upper class, since many young Filipinos were able to study in Europe.
At the lower levels of administration, the Spanish built on traditional village organization by co-opting local leaders. They were proud to become their own country. Aguinaldo proved incapable of militarily defeating the Spanish troops, who were augmented by Filipino mercenaries.
Ilocos region raised 10, rebels to revolt against the monopoly of the Spanish government in the production of the local wine, which the term basi comes from. The case was eventually investigated by Spanish officials and was even heard in the court of King Philip IV, in which he ordered the priests to return the lands they seized.
The defeat, capture and execution of Sumuroy in June led to the end of the revolt. On December 14,Diego Silang declared the independence of Ilocandia, naming the state "Free Ilocos" and proclaimed Vigan the capital of this newly-independent state.
Magellan landed on the island of Cebu, claiming the lands for Spain and naming them Islas de San Lazaro.
It took various forms such as the building and repairing of roads and bridges, construction of Public buildings and churches, cutting timber in the forest, working in shipyards and serving as soldiers in military expeditions.
Eventually, the Spaniards and their Filipino apologists lost the battle against the British.
This labor lasted for 40 days a year, later it was reduced to 15 days. Henrich y Compania, Philippine History/The Philippine Revolution. From Wikibooks, open books for an open world Philippine History. The Spaniards eventually won, and Apolinario de la Cruz was executed on November 4, in the then-provincial capital, Tayabas.
It did not end there, though. Many members of the Spanish armed forces' Tayabas regiment. This is the third installment of Making Philippine History More We originally wanted to have two separate booklists for the Spanish era and the revolution against Spain.
Sadly, there seems to be slim pickings for the Spanish era. The book describes the injustices that Filipinos that time experienced from the hands of the Spaniards. The seeds of revolution were, in fact, sown earlier in the nineteenth century when Spain’s enforced isolation of the Philippines was shattered with the opening of the country to foreign commerce and the resulting development of an export economy by non-Spanish foreign enterprises (British, American, Chinese).
Quizzes › History › Philippine History › Philippine History Practice Exam Quiz. Philippine History Practice Exam Quiz. 90 Questions Rizal was not in favor of the revolution planned by the Katipunan because of the.
A. Philippine History And Culture 1 ; Philippine History Practice - 1 Exam. Philippine Revolution Spain maintained control of the Philippine Islands for more than three centuries and a half.
During the Spanish colonization of the Philippines we Filipinos lived in misery, exploitation, slavery and suffering. The Philippine Revolution (Filipino: Himagsikang Pilipino) was an armed military conflict between the people of the Philippines and Spanish colonial authorities began in Augustupon the discovery of the anti-colonial secret organization Katipunan which lead by Andrés Bonifacio whose goal was independence from Spain.Download