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The tambalans of northern Leyte

Rebecca C. Tiston

The tambalans of northern Leyte

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Published by Divine Word University Publications in Tacloban City, Philippines .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Philippines,
  • Leyte Island.
    • Subjects:
    • Healers -- Philippines -- Leyte Island.,
    • Healing -- Philippines -- Leyte Island.,
    • Traditional medicine -- Philippines -- Leyte Island.,
    • Medicine, Magic, mystic, and spagiric -- Philippines -- Leyte Island.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRebecca C. Tiston.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR326.L49 T57 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination68 p. :
      Number of Pages68
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2974890M
      ISBN 109711060183
      LC Control Number84222799
      OCLC/WorldCa13008597

      The Battle of Leyte Gulf, was the biggest naval battle in modern history. The battle was part of World War II, and happened in the seas near the Philippines island of took place from 23 October to 26 October , between the Allies and the Empire of Allies started the battle to cut the way between Japan and its colonies in South East Asia. The Battle of Leyte Gulf at 75 is a valuable read for anyone with an interest in naval history, and particularly those concerned with the Pacific War. StrategyPage reviews are published in cooperation with The New York Military Affairs Symposium.


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The Japanese northern forces were expendable so long as they gave the southern forces the opportunity to destroy our forces lying off the beaches at Leyte. The plan failed because the Southern Force never passed Admiral Oldendorf’s Force and the Central Force was so badly damaged by air strikes on October 24 that it was retiring and had so.

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The operations on Leyte in December gave the Americans little more than a foothold in the Philippines. Operations Before Luzon could be attacked, MacArthur needed a base.