The Rosales Saga Book 1: Po-on

Po-on is the first in the 5-book Rosales Saga by Filipino writer, F. Sionil Jose.  Po-on recounts the lives and hardships of the Samson family at the hands of Spanish oppressors, at the turn of the 19th century. Not uncommon during the time before the revolution, Filipino tenants were often ordered by friars and landlords to…