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The Philippines

Author: Walter G Oleksy
Publisher: New York : Children's Press, ©2000.
Series: Enchantment of the world., Second series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the geography, plants, animals, history, economy, language, religions, culture, sports, arts, and people of the Philippines.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Literature
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walter G Oleksy
ISBN: 0516210106 9780516210100
OCLC Number: 40738909
Description: 144 pages : color illustrations, coll. maps ; 25 cm.
Contents: Where East meets West --
Pearl of the Orient Sea --
Wildlife in a modern paradise --
Long struggle for independence --
Constitutional democracy --
Country of varied wealth --
Friendly Filipinos --
Religion and mythology --
Cultural mix --
Daily life in city and country --
Timeline --
Fast facts --
Find out more --
Index.
Series Title: Enchantment of the world., Second series.
Responsibility: by Walter Oleksy.

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Describes the geography, plants, animals, history, economy, language, religions, culture, sports, arts, and people of the Philippines.  Read more...

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"Completely redesigned and rewritten, these volumes in the Enchantment of the World series do more than give the popular series a facelift. Enticing covers provide a preview of the books' fine Read more...

 
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All bout PH

by KevinKoitz82 (WorldCat user published 2010-11-23) Excellent Permalink

a very nice book about phillipines

recommended for people who wants to know more about Philippines.

Information about natural landscapes, the climate, tropical animals...
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