Historical Dictionary of the Philippines
  • Author : Artemio R. Guillermo
  • Release Date : 26 May 2022
  • Publisher : Scarecrow Press
  • Genre : History
  • Pages : 621
  • ISBN 13 : 9780810872462
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Book Description: The Historical Dictionary of the Philippines, Third Edition contains a chronology, an introductory essay, an extensive bibliography, and several hundred cross-referenced dictionary entries.

Historical Dictionary of the Philippines

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