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Paperback, Student Edition, 268 pages
Published 2016 by Filipinos For A Better Philippines, Inc.
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Matthew Lopez
Jul 07, 2016 rated it it was amazing
To be honest, the book is a difficult read. It is raw and uncensored, and you are thinking this cannot be real. But sadly, this is true narration of one of the darkest chapters in modern Philippine history and the excesses of the Martial Law regime. This is a mandatory read in schools, colleges and should be distributed in other countries.
Bay
Dec 29, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Raissa’s Robles’ work is hard to read, not because it is lengthy, but because it tells the story of the artrocities committed to our people. The discussion on how FM declared Martial Law, the accounts of torture survivors, and the fall of Martial Law were detailed. In addition, her detailed accounts of torture, especially to the medical student, whose brain was located in his abdomen, gave me shivers ---- I was reading the book during nighttime.

As I was reading the book, I realized that the curr
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Joaquin Mejia
Oct 07, 2017 rated it it was amazing
This book is one of the best books about Philippine history I have ever read. It is about the dictatorship of Ferdinand Marcos that began with his declaration of Martial Law on September 21, 1972 and ended in his ouster on February 25, 1986. It was a time of murder and corruption. During that dark age, good and innocent people were being killed, tortured, and imprisoned while Marcos was plundering the country.

I was born on 2002. I did not experience Martial Law. I have heard about it and talke
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Jimmy Hilario
Apr 23, 2018 rated it really liked it
A must-read specially for those who didn't live through the Martial Law years.
Jay-r Trinidad
Mar 10, 2017 rated it it was amazing
A difficult read.
An eye-opener.
At times, it made me cry.
Excellent work from Miss Robles.
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