Chinese Merchants of Binondo in the Nineteenth Century by Richard T. Chu


Richard Chu, with this book, brings back his readers to the turn of the nineteenth century to the twentieth by featuring two individual biographies and family histories of Chinese merchants in Manila. Basing from the records in various archives, Chu traces the strategies employed by the Sangleys to adapt to and take advantage of the policies implemented by the colonial authorities.

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  1. Angeline Cuyugan
    Posted October 23, 2012 at 8:08 am | Permalink

    Hi, Good afternoon. I just wanna ask if you are selling this book – Chinese Merchants of Binondo In the Nineteenth Century by Richard T. Chu? Our company is coming up with a Museum that is focused on Binondo, that is why I would like to purchase this book for reference. If ever you are selling the book kindly contact me through the following numbers: 709-1111 loc 140 or 09268081240. You can also email me at or I am hoping to hear a response from you soonest. Thank you!

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