Scientific Superman: Father Jose Algue, Jesuit meteorology, and the Philippines under American Rule, 1897-1924
Warren, J.F. (2009) Scientific Superman: Father Jose Algue, Jesuit meteorology, and the Philippines under American Rule, 1897-1924. In: McCoy, A.W. and Scarano, F.A., (eds.) Colonial Crucible: Empier in the Making of the Modern American State. The University of Wisconsin Press, Wisconsin, U.S.A, pp. 508-519.
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In November 1898, in Manila Bay onboard the bridge of the flagship of the American fleet, the olympia, a carefully arranged meeting between Admiral Dewey and the Jesuit meterologist Father Jose Algue was to pave the way for the reorganization of the Manila Weather Observatory under American rule...
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