The tragedy of the revolution

by Adrian E. Cristobal

Publisher: University of the Philippines Press in Diliman, Quezon City

Written in English
Published: Pages: 96 Downloads: 757
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Subjects:

  • Bonifacio, Andres, -- 1863-1897.,
  • Katipunan (Philippines),
  • Revolutionaries -- Philippines -- Biography.,
  • Philippines -- History -- Revolution, 1896-1898.,
  • Philippines -- History -- 1812-1898.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p.95-96).

StatementAdrian E. Cristobal.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS675.8.B66 C757 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 96 p. ;
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23090860M
ISBN 109715424716
ISBN 109789715424714

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