100 years of Filipino Muslim-Christian relations
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Published by Silsilah Publications in Zamboanga City, Philippines .
Written in English



  • Philippines.


  • Islam -- Relations -- Christianity.,
  • Christianity and other religions -- Islam.,
  • Islam -- Philippines.,
  • Christianity -- Philippines.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Lilian M. Curaming and Leonardo N. Mercado.
SeriesMMCD papers ; no. 2
LC ClassificationsBP172 .A1224 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p. ;
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4005479M
ISBN 109713100093
LC Control Number2001360429

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