The United States and the Philippines

by Daniel R. Williams

Publisher: Doubleday, Page in Garden City, N.Y

Written in English
Published: Pages: 335 Downloads: 887
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Subjects:

  • Politics and government,
  • Foreign relations,
  • History

Edition Notes

Mode of access: Internet.

Statementby D.R. Williams
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS685 W5
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 335 p. :
Number of Pages335
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25528314M
LC Control Number24028457
OCLC/WorldCa4386852

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