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A short history of the Philippines

by Teodoro A. Agoncillo

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Published by New American Library in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Philippines
    • Subjects:
    • Philippines -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 301-310.

      Statementby Teodoro A. Agoncillo.
      SeriesA Mentor book,, MW963
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS668 .A324
      The Physical Object
      Pagination319 p.
      Number of Pages319
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5422505M
      LC Control Number73016270

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