As a territory of the United States, the marianas could freely sell into the U.S. market.
The marianas needed Abramoff only because the U.S. placed restrictions on Chinese textile exports into the U.S. markets.
But as a self-governing commonwealth, the marianas were exempt from U.S. labor standards and even immigration laws.
marianas: Mariana, a beautiful woman, one of the most lovable of Shakespeare's characters.
That father was withdrawn, to begin the conversion of the marianas Islands.
These two naturalists revisited the marianas in 1829 on board the ship "Astrolabe."
The latest collections of these birds in the marianas were made by the Japanese.
Of these, the marianas alone are under the dominion of the Spaniards.
Outside of the Philippines proper they were the missionaries on the Ladrones, or marianas.
It was first taken by Quoy and Gaimard, who found it in the marianas.