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East Asia, Far East

Hardcover. A new edition of Arthur Miller's account of his time in China in 1983, directing a production of Death of a Salesman. It is published here as a new edition with an introduction that considers this production's impact on American theatre in China as well as how Miller's work is received and critiqued in China in the twenty-first century. Num Pages: 264 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 1KBB; 2AB; ANB; ANF; DSBH; DSG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 225 x 144 x 22. Weight in Grams: 450.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Methuen Drama
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472592088
ISBN
9781472592088
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 38.99
€ 38.12

Paperback. Welcome to the wonderfully complex and disorienting world of Japanese animation - anime. This book delves deep into the chaotic meaning forged by anime's mutation of Eastern/Western themes, images, and sounds. It also gives an overview of how vast the anime industry is in comparison to live-action cinema. Series: BFI Screen Guides. Num Pages: 271 pages, illustrated. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; APF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 187 x 124 x 19. Weight in Grams: 344. Series: BFI Screen Guides. 271 pages, illustrated. Welcome to the wonderfully complex and disorienting world of Japanese animation - anime. This book delves deep into the chaotic meaning forged by anime's mutation of Eastern/Western themes, images, and sounds. It also gives an overview of how vast the anime industry is in comparison to live-action cinema. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; APF. Dimension: 187 x 124 x 19. Weight: 344.
Publisher
British Film Institute
Number of pages
271
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844570843
ISBN
9781844570843
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 26.99
€ 23.06

Paperback. Num Pages: 216 pages, Full colour. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; AKC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 150 x 212 x 13. Weight in Grams: 301.
Publisher
PIE Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9784756244512
ISBN
9784756244512
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 19.13

Paperback. In 1421, the largest fleet the world had ever seen set sail from China under the command of Emperor Zhu Di's loyal eunuch admirals. But by the time they returned home, Zhu Di had lost control and China was turning inwards, leaving the records of their discoveries to be forgotten for centuries. Num Pages: 656 pages, illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3H; HBJF; HBLC; HBTM; RGR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 128 x 199 x 43. Weight in Grams: 566.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Bantam
Condition
New
SKU
9780553815221
ISBN
9780553815221
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 15.99
€ 11.45

Paperback. In his bestselling book 1421:The Year China Discovered the World, Gavin Menzies revealed that it was the Chinese that discovered America, not Columbus. Now he presents further astonishing evidence that it was also Chinese advances in science, art, and technology that formed the basis of the European Renaissance and our modern world. Num Pages: 416 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DST; 1FPC; 3H; HBG; HBLC; HBTM; JFCX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 31. Weight in Grams: 328.
Publisher
Harper
Number of pages
416
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007269556
ISBN
9780007269556
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 11.05

Paperback. Num Pages: 293 pages, Ill. BIC Classification: 1FPC; HBJF; HBLC; HBLL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 159 x 19. Weight in Grams: 442.
Publisher
Yale University Press United States
Number of pages
293
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1982
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300028843
ISBN
9780300028843
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 28.56

Hardcover. The first of a two-part, exhaustively researched meditation on the astonishingly beautiful and intricate armour of the samurai. This volume focuses on the dou, the armour that protected the warrior's chest. Num Pages: 384 pages, 400 col. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; HBJF; HBW; JWM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 279 x 240. Weight in Grams: 567.
Publisher
Osprey Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472807960
ISBN
9781472807960
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 44.99
€ 37.27

Paperback. Num Pages: 492 pages, 600 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPC; ACBP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 242 x 210. .
Publisher
CYPI Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Mini Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908175762
ISBN
9781908175762
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 56.52
€ 42.27

Paperback. Editor(s): Saussy, Haun; Handler-Spitz, Rebecca; Lee, Pauline. Series: Translations from the Asian Classics. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3JB; HBJF; HBLH; HBTB; JFCX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
Columbia University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231166133
ISBN
9780231166133
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 32.99
€ 28.86

Hardcover. Num Pages: 192 pages, 70 colour photographs. BIC Classification: 1FPC; WBN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 251 x 23. Weight in Grams: 846.
Publisher
Pavilion Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781910904602
ISBN
9781910904602
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 25.99
€ 16.93

Paperback. Explores the history of Hong Kong from the early 1800s through the post-1997 handover, when this former colony became a Special Administrative Region of China. This book concludes by exploring the legacies of colonial rule, the consequences of Hong Kong's reintegration with China, and significant developments and challenges since 1997. Series: Critical Issues in World and International History. Num Pages: 288 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPCH; HBJF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 226 x 148 x 15. Weight in Grams: 448.
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780742534223
ISBN
9780742534223
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 43.99
€ 39.65

Paperback. A comprehensive and engaging new history charting Japan's development from its origins through to the present day. Series: Cambridge Concise Histories. Num Pages: 359 pages, 25 b/w illus. 5 maps. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; HBJF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 217 x 139 x 21. Weight in Grams: 512.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Condition
New
SKU
9780521178723
ISBN
9780521178723
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.00

Paperback. Cultural Revolution Culture, often denigrated as pure propaganda, was liked not only in its heyday but continues to be enjoyed today. Considering this art music, stage works, posters, comics, literature in its longue duree, Barbara Mittler suggests it builds on a tradition of earlier works, allowing for proliferation in contemporary China. Series: Harvard East Asian Monographs. Num Pages: 502 pages, 14 halftones, 113 line illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3JJPK; HBJF; HBLW3; HBTB; JPVN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 181 x 254 x 38. Weight in Grams: 936.
Publisher
Harvard University Asia Center
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674970533
ISBN
9780674970533
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 41.99
€ 36.97

Paperback. Translator(s): Tsubui, N. Num Pages: 144 pages, 1port. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; HBJF; HBLL; JP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 136 x 9. Weight in Grams: 247.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1984
Publisher
Weatherhill Inc
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780834801929
ISBN
9780834801929
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 15.39

Paperback. This is the astonishing story of the wartime adventures of Dr Aidan MacCarthy, who survived the evacuation at Dunkirk, burning planes, sinking ships, jungle warfare, appalling privation as a Japanese prisoner of war and the Nagasaki atomic bomb. It is a story of survival, forgiveness and humanity at its most admirable. Num Pages: 304 pages, 20 black and white photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1DBR; 1FPJ; 3JJH; 3JJP; 3JM; BGH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 128. .
Publisher
The Collins Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848893207
ISBN
9781848893207
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 14.51

Paperback. China is ever-changing, and for those looking to experience the China of today and tomorrow, A Geek in China is a hip, smart and concise guide to the Middle Kingdom. Num Pages: 160 pages, over 300 colour photos, illustrations and maps. BIC Classification: 1FPC; JFC; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 254 x 14. Weight in Grams: 572.
Publisher
Tuttle Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Bilingual edition,Paperback with Flaps
Condition
New
SKU
V9780804844697
ISBN
9780804844697
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 15.92

Paperback. The second edition of Charles Holcombe's acclaimed introduction to East Asian history from the dawn of history to the twenty-first century. Num Pages: 481 pages, 56 b/w illus. 22 maps. BIC Classification: 1FP; HBJF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 253 x 177 x 21. Weight in Grams: 1020.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107544895
ISBN
9781107544895
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 35.80

Paperback. Explains the structure of the feudal society, describes the rise of economic life and tells of the impact of Commodore Perry's arrival in 1853. Bibliographical notes. Num Pages: 512 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; HBG; HBJF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 5766 x 3887 x 31. Weight in Grams: 722.
Publisher
Stanford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1958
Condition
New
SKU
V9780804705233
ISBN
9780804705233
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 50.99
€ 45.49

Paperback. Explains the structure of the feudal society, describes the rise of economic life and tells of the impact of Commodore Perry's arrival in 1853. Bibliographical notes. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; HBG; HBJF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 160 x 16. Weight in Grams: 404.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1963
Publisher
Stanford University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780804705271
ISBN
9780804705271
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 33.99
€ 30.66

Paperback. In a rare combination of comprehensive coverage and sustained critical focus, this book examines Japan's progress through its entire history to its current status as an economic, technological, and cultural superpower. A key factor is a pragmatic determination to succeed. Little-known facts are also brought to light, and the latest findings used. Num Pages: 304 pages, black & white tables. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; HBJF. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 138 x 216 x 17. Weight in Grams: 382.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Third Edition, Revised
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230346628
ISBN
9780230346628
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 124.47
€ 112.90

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