Juan Luna
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Published by Tahanan Books for Young Readers, Distributed by Bookmark in Manila, [S.l.] .
Written in English


  • Luna, Juan, -- 1857-1899.,
  • Heroes -- Philippines -- Biography.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 31)

StatementCarlos Quirino.
SeriesGreat lives
The Physical Object
Pagination31 p. :
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22965219M
ISBN 109716300026

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