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The Resource The diplomat-scholar : a biography of Leon Ma. Guerrero, Erwin S. Fernandez

The diplomat-scholar : a biography of Leon Ma. Guerrero, Erwin S. Fernandez

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The diplomat-scholar : a biography of Leon Ma. Guerrero
Title
The diplomat-scholar
Title remainder
a biography of Leon Ma. Guerrero
Statement of responsibility
Erwin S. Fernandez
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Leon Ma. Guerrero (1915-82), a top-notch writer and diplomat, served six Philippine presidents, beginning with President Manuel L. Quezon and ending with President Ferdinand E. Marcos. In this first full-length biography, Guerrero's varied career as writer and diplomat is highlighted from an amateur student editor and associate editor of a prestigious magazine to ambassador to different countries that reflected then the exciting directions of Philippine foreign policy. But did you know that he served as public prosecutor in the notorious Nalundasan murder case, involving the future Philippine president? Did you also know that during his stint as ambassador to the Court of Saint James he wrote his prize-winning biography of Philippine national hero, Jose Rizal? Learn more about him in this fully documented biography recounting with much detail from his correspondence the genesis and evolution of his thinking about the First Filipino, which is the apposite title of his magnum opus
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Fernandez, Erwin Soriano,
Dewey number
327.5990092
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Guerrero, Leon Ma.
  • Ambassadors
  • Authors, Filipino
  • Philippines
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The diplomat-scholar : a biography of Leon Ma. Guerrero, Erwin S. Fernandez
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Publication
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Title from publisher's bibliographic system (viewed on 25 Jan 2018)
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CR9789814762434
Extent
1 online resource (x, 359 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789814762434
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Other physical details
digital, PDF file(s)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
CR9789814762434
Label
The diplomat-scholar : a biography of Leon Ma. Guerrero, Erwin S. Fernandez
Publication
Note
Title from publisher's bibliographic system (viewed on 25 Jan 2018)
Control code
CR9789814762434
Extent
1 online resource (x, 359 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789814762434
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Other physical details
digital, PDF file(s)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
CR9789814762434

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