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Philippine migration the settlement of the Digos-Padada Valley, Davao Province by Paul D. Simkins

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Published by Yale University Southeast Asia Studies; distributor: Cellar Book Shop, Detroit in [New Haven] .
Written in English



  • Philippines,
  • Davao (Province),
  • Davao (Philippines : Province)


  • Migration, Internal -- Philippines -- Davao (Province),
  • Land settlement -- Philippines -- Davao (Philippines : Province)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statement[by] Paul D. Simkins and Frederick L. Wernstedt.
SeriesYale University Southeast Asia studies. Monograph series, no. 16, Yale Southeast Asia studies. Monograph series,, no. 16.
ContributionsWernstedt, Frederick L., joint author.
LC ClassificationsHB2110.D38 S5
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 147 p.
Number of Pages147
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5451947M
LC Control Number73154010

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