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    Lives at the Margin: Biography of Filipinos Obscure, Ordinary

    Edited by  Alfred McCoy

    Winner, National Book Award, Biography / Autobiography, 2000
    The book presents biographies of men and women who have emerged from the social and geographical margins of Philippine society to mobilize, through their individual talents, a mass following. It offers a view of the worlds now obscured at the margins of Philippine state and its history?Iloilo’s waterfront, Muslim Mindanao, Cebu City’s underworld, the plantations of Negros, and the villages of Central Luzon.
    Quezon City: Ateneo de Manila University Press, 2009
    ISBN: 971-550-355-1
    481 pages

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