Manila Men in the New World: Filipino Migration to Mexico and the Americas from the Sixteenth Century

Front Cover
University of the Phillipines Press, 2007 - History - 161 pages
The Filipino diaspora is at least four hundred years old. For two-and-a-half centuries, Filipinos by the hundreds traveled yearly to Mexico and the Americas, with many electing to stay and find a new life. This book attempts to answer the question often asked: What happened to those Filipinos who started the diaspora?

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.


The Galleon Era 15701815
The Galleon Era 15701815
The Voyage of the San Agustin

13 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information