Quezon City, Philippines: Aklahi Foundation, 1989.
Hard Cover. First Edition. Two large 8vo. volumes; in white paper-covered boards backed in blue cloth, with dustjackets; xxii, 615 pages, including Notes and Acknowledgements; vi, 744 pages, including Index; the dustjacket to Volume II is a bit crumpled, but no tears or chips.~~By the Filipino academic, economist, and historian who was once president of the University of the Philippines. The Roots begins with the story of the Filipino ancestors -- Muslims and non-Muslims, and then the division of the non-Muslims into Christians and non-Christians. Their joining, even if imperfect.
Near Fine binding / Very Good dust jacket.