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Corazon Aquino

the story of a revolution

by Lucy Komisar

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Published by G. Braziller in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Presidents,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLucy Komisar
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS686.616.A65 K65 1987
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Paginationxi, 290 p. ;
    Number of Pages290
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24745665M
    ISBN 100807611719
    LC Control Number87006585

    Corazon Aquino () was the first female president of the Phillipines, and is known for leading the People Power Revolution in which restored democracy to the country. She was named TIME’s Woman of the Year in Cory Aquino did not aspire to be a ers: Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Cory: Corazon Aquino and the Philippines by Beatrice Siegel (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at .

    María Corazón Sumulong Cojuañgco Aquino (25 de xineru de , Paniqui (es) - 1 d'agostu de , Macati (es)), popularmente conocida como Cory Aquino, foi presidenta de les Filipines dende a Foi una de les primeres muyeres d'Asia n'ocupar la máxima representación del so Estáu o gobiernu, tres Golda Meir y Indira col popular senador de la oposición Ninoy Aquino Fallecimientu: Makati, 1 d'agostu de , (76 años). The "people power" revolution that brought Corazon Aquino, widow of assassinated opposition leader Benigno Aquino, to the presidency of the Philippines in seemed to promise a new era in the troubled history of that nation. The downfall of the Marcos regime and the advent of a new leadership inspired by an apparent idealism and concern for pressing social problems were met with.

      Corazon Aquino talked of what women leaders can do to make a difference in society. She talked of selfless love for and service to the people, . Salvador H. Laurel was Cory Aquino's vice-president and running mate in the snap elections. Laurel wrote Aquino on Aug to signify his intention to leave her administration. The letter below is featured in the book by Cecilio T. Arillo "Greed and Betrayal". This also appeared in the opinion section of Febru issue of the Manila Standard Today newspaper.


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Corazon Aquino () was the first female president of the Phillipines, and is known for leading the People Power Revolution in which restored democracy to the country. She was named TIME’s Woman of the Year in Cory Aquino did not aspire to be a politician.

Inafter graduating from Mount St. Vincent [ ]. Corazon Aquino, in full Maria Corazon Aquino, née Maria Corazon Cojuangco, (born JanuTarlac province, Philippines—died August 1,Makati), Philippine political leader who served as the first female president (–92) of the Philippines, restoring democratic rule in that country after the long dictatorship of Ferdinand Marcos.

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She simply was a housewife who had been thrust by fate to lead her country out of the devastation of a year plunderous dictatorship. It was an overwhelming task, even for an expert.

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Corazon Aquino by Lucy Komisar,G. Braziller edition, Hardcover in English Corazon Aquino ( edition) | Open Library.MANILA, Philippines (AP) - Former President Corazon Aquino, who swept away a dictator with a "people power" revolt and then sustained democracy by fighting off seven coup attempts in six years, died.