Philippines, roots of my heritage a journey of discovery by a Pilipina American teenager by Melissa Macagba Ignacio

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Published by Pilipino Development Associates in San Jose, Calif .

Written in English

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  • Philippines.


  • Ignacio, Melissa Macagba, 1962- -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Ignacio, Melissa Macagba, 1962-,
  • Filipino Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Filipino Americans.,
  • Children"s writings.,
  • Philippines -- Description and travel -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Philippines.

About the Edition

The reminiscences of a thirteen-year-old Filipino American girl, who spent one year in the Philippines, introduce the islands" history, people, culture, and industry.

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Statementby Melissa Macagba Ignacio.
LC ClassificationsDS660 .I37
The Physical Object
Pagination172 p. :
Number of Pages172
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4560300M
LC Control Number77070840

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