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Filipinos in Hollywood by Carina Monica Montoya

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Published by Arcadia Publishing .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American,
  • Ethnic Studies - Asian American Studies,
  • United States - State & Local - West,
  • CA,
  • History / United States / General,
  • United States - State & Local - General

Book details:

Edition Notes

Images of America (Arcadia Publishing)

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10608398M
ISBN 100738555983
ISBN 109780738555980
OCLC/WorldCa177000591

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