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What are the factors that led to the Spanish colonization in the Philippines?
May 14, 2014 11:12PM
The Crusades, from 1096-1272, was a religious movement to regain the Holy Land and spread the Catholic faith. The Spanish were interested in the technologically-advanced navigation equipment to search for new routes and the development of banking and capital.