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Beneath the Banyan Tree my family chronicles by Cornelia Lichauco Fung

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Published by CBL Fung in Hong Kong .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Lichauco family,
  • Fung, Cornelia Lichauco -- Family,
  • Philippines -- Genealogy

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 268-275) and index.

Statementby Cornelia Lichauco Fung.
GenreGenealogy
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCS1399 .L532 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 284 p. :
Number of Pages284
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24054203M
ISBN 109628509829
ISBN 109789628509829
LC Control Number2009513040

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