Autographed Letter Signed on personal "University of The Philippines" letterhead

ROMULO, General Carlos P.

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Place Published: Quezon City, Philippines
Date Published: 1966

Description: 2 pages, 10.5 x 7.25 inches, Quezon City, Philippines, May 31, 1966. In this rare and important letter to a teacher, Romulo reveals his peace-keeping philosophy, in part: "My receipt of your letter brought up to consciousness a strong conviction I had always held: that man is immortal and is never wasted. This fact was pressed upon my somewhat youthful skepticism during the Second World War at the last stand of the Filipino-American soldiers...Indeed, heroism comes from the fact that even the victor belongs always to the spoils." Natural folds; near fine condition.

Comments: Philippine general, diplomat, aide to MacArthur, and president of the U.N. General Assembly.

Signed: Y
Binding: unbound
Language: English
Type: Autographs

Book ID: 92983


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