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Of War and Peace: Part One

Of War and Peace: Part One

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This book is the first part of a research on foundries in the Philippines authored by W-A Mialhe De Burgh and Fe B. Mangahas. Focusing on the lantaka, a small culverin or brass cannon, from the 16th to 19th centuries, this book - through the use of dictionaries, historical written accounts, and the physical analysis of the cannon itself - attempts to retrace the possible places where foundries could be found in the Southeast region, particularly the Philippines. 

Publisher:
University of Santo Tomas Publishing House, Philippines

Publication Date:
2010

Format:
Softcover / 10 x 8 inches / 170 pages / BW

Language:
English

ISBN: 978-971-506-561-0

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