x, 420 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
9780824832728 hardcover alkaline paper 0824832728 hardcover alkaline paper
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 385-405) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction A world apart? The role of disease Colonial realities and population decline Interpreting the evidence The Visayas Conquest and depopulation before 1600 Wars and missionaries in the seventeenth-century Visayas Southern Luzon Manila and Tondo Southwest Luzon Bikol Pampanga and Bulacan Northern Luzon Ilocos and Pangasinan Cagayan Interior Luzon Conclusion Demographic change in the early Spanish Philippines.