(Chicago): Our Possessions Publisng Company, (1898). First Edition. Hardcover. Small quarto; pp. 426; Illustrated, frontispiece of Gen. Wesley Merritt and one hundred thirty black and white plates, portraits, views, map; decorated, pictorial green cloth, lettered in gilt with an American Eagle motif. Very good. Item #19393
Survey of the Philippines at the very beginning of the United States rise to world power status, with possessions and the ensuing problems.