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Subic Bay: From American Servicemen to Korean Businessmen

By Martin W. Lewis | October 22, 2010 | 2 Comments

Subic Bay, located about 100 kilometers northwest of Manila, forms a superb harborage. Its waters are deep and enclosed, and the Zambales Mountains protect it from the westward-tracking typhoons that so often batter the Philippines. Overland transport to Subic, however, is difficult, delaying its naval development until the late Spanish period. In the early

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