Cover rubbed o/w Very good. In this work, Leyte serves as the focus for a fervent nationalist re-writing of Philippine history and international relations - especially with the U.S. and Japan. **** 282pp > Language: English | > Size: 8vo | > Media/Binding: Soft cover |. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Leyte: The Historic Islands.
Publisher: Leyte Publishing Corp., Tacloban City.
Publication Date: 1964
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Leyte Publishing Co. Tacloban City, Philippines 1964, 1964. 282 pp. 13 x 21 cm. Paper booklet, moderate wear, good. Preface by Carlos P. Romulo, then President of the University of the Philippines. Geography. Historic Culture. Eight mother tongues spoken, Bisaya (Cebuano) tops list. 216,008 Leyteños speak Tagalog. Agriculture. Market and Trade. Health. Pre-Historic Culture. First Chronicled Discovery may have been Ibn Batuta, a Moroccan sheik, as early as 1347. Founders of Towns. Education. "I Have Returned"--MacArthur. Seller Inventory # 7564