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An ancient people and their problems

by Frank Wilkes Pyle

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Published by Philippine Press Bureau in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philippines -- Civilization.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Frank Wilkes Pyle
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24153435M
    OCLC/WorldCa8094406

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