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East Asia, Far East

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East Asia, Far East

Paperback. Offers an introduction to Chinese fashion, showcasing the work of 41 contemporary designers and labels, with some based in Mainland China and some in the West. In this book, interviews with each of the designers cover their training, inspirations, motivations, outlook and how they understand their work in the global fashion industry. Num Pages: 256 pages, 286 illustrations, 253 in colour. BIC Classification: 1FPC; AKTA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 238 x 185 x 24. Weight in Grams: 894.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Thames and Hudson Ltd
Condition
New
SKU
9780500291641
ISBN
9780500291641
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 5.70

Hardcover. A comprehensive new textbook on Chinese foreign policy addressing the dramatic changes in China's place in the world. It is unique in combining coverage of economic and security dimensions of China's global and regional role and its key bilateral relationships with an assessment of the policy process and of competing theoretical perspectives. Num Pages: 244 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1FPC; JPS. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 16. Weight in Grams: 445.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
244
Condition
New
Edition
1st ed. 2090
SKU
V9780230206632
ISBN
9780230206632
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 110.62

Paperback. As companies are taking more autonomous control over their business and HR strategies, the time has come to examine recent developments in business organization in China. The author explores the growing strength of the private sector, the changes this has caused, and the global competition that industries are facing. Num Pages: 328 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1FPC; KJC; KJK. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 231 x 156 x 21. Weight in Grams: 492.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230516946
ISBN
9780230516946
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 56.68

Paperback. An account of Japan's development since the end of World War II to its emergence as the second largest economy in the world. The work takes an historical approach arguing that Japan's post-war achievements are inextricably linked to its pre-war and wartime legacy. Series: Studies in Contemporary History. Num Pages: 196 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; 3JJP; HBJF; HBLW3; KCP. Category: (UA) A / AS level; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 10. Weight in Grams: 250.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
196
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333590256
ISBN
9780333590256
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 35.99
€ 34.29

Paperback. Num Pages: 160 pages, 16 colour plates. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; 3H; 3J; HBJF; HBLC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 158 x 232 x 9. Weight in Grams: 290.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
The History Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750955898
ISBN
9780750955898
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.76

Paperback. Num Pages: 264 pages, 12 Black and White Photographs, 73 Black and White Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPCT; HBJF; HREX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 163 x 228 x 16. Weight in Grams: 432.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
North Atlantic Books,U.S. United States
Number of pages
264
Condition
New
SKU
V9781583946107
ISBN
9781583946107
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 23.99
€ 17.75

Paperback. Published with a new preface, this bestseller offers an intimate glimpse into a unique female community. Liz Dalby, the only non-Japanese woman ever to have trained as a geisha, reveals the realities of geisha life. Num Pages: 384 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; JFSJ1; JFSL; JHBT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 196 x 131 x 25. Weight in Grams: 276.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Vintage
Condition
New
Edition
1st UK Paperback Edition
SKU
V9780099286387
ISBN
9780099286387
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 11.41

Paperback. Num Pages: 148 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; VSW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 9. Weight in Grams: 198.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Live Work and Play Pty Limited Australia
Edition
2 Rev ed
Number of pages
148
Condition
New
SKU
V9780975183182
ISBN
9780975183182
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 23.99
€ 17.75

Paperback. Fully revised and updated, this widely-praised introductory text explores Japan through the prism of three alternative perspectives: Mainstream, revisionist and culturalist. Beginning with the notion of Japan as a 'contested territory' the book focuses on debates about the real nature of Japan's successes and shortcomings. Series: Contemporary States and Societies Series. Num Pages: 272 pages, 17 black & white halftones, 6 black & white tables, 7 figures, 2 maps. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; 3JM; GTB; HBJF; HBLX; JP. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 215 x 140 x 14. Weight in Grams: 352.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Edition
Third Edition, Revised
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230248694
ISBN
9780230248694
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 37.99
€ 36.24

Paperback. Series: Dover Fine Art, History of Art. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; ACBP; AFH; AFT; AGB; AGN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 252 x 206 x 12. Weight in Grams: 648.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Dover Publications Inc. United States
Number of pages
160
Condition
New
SKU
V9780486470504
ISBN
9780486470504
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 29.99
€ 22.15

Paperback. This is a comprehensive introduction to 20th-century Chinese history. It chronicles the important events that happened in China since the abdication of the last Qing Emperor in 1912, and forms a comprehensive cultural history of China since 1911. Num Pages: 327 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3JJ; HBJF; HBLW. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 217 x 140 x 18. Weight in Grams: 416.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
327
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333638804
ISBN
9780333638804
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 43.99
€ 41.12

Paperback. A unique and gripping document: the recently discovered diaries which reveal the story of an elderly German who saved so many lives he became known as the 'Oskar Schindler of China' Num Pages: 416 pages, Integrated: 35, integrated. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3JJG; BGA; JW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 198 x 130 x 28. Weight in Grams: 296.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Abacus
Condition
New
SKU
V9780349111414
ISBN
9780349111414
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 12.92

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
North Atlantic Books
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781556437656
ISBN
9781556437656
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 34.99
€ 29.52

Paperback. Entertaining and masterly biography of Madame Chiang Kai-shek - the woman who built modern China. Num Pages: 816 pages, Illustrations, ports. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3JJ; BGH; HBJF; HBLW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 153 x 52. Weight in Grams: 968.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Phoenix
Number of pages
816
Condition
New
SKU
V9780753828021
ISBN
9780753828021
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.99
€ 15.92

Paperback. A narrative and analytical account of Chinese women's experiences during the twentieth century. Synthesizing and incorporating the latest research, Paul J. Bailey assesses in particular the impact of political, cultural and social change in Chinese women's lives, and explores the evolution of gender discourses during this period. Series: Gender and History. Num Pages: 208 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3JJ; HBJF; HBLW; HBTB; JFSJ1. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 168 x 234 x 11. Weight in Grams: 324.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230577770
ISBN
9780230577770
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 33.99
€ 32.36

Hardcover. A narrative and analytical account of Chinese women's experiences during the twentieth century. Synthesizing and incorporating the latest research, Paul J. Bailey assesses in particular the impact of political, cultural and social change in Chinese women's lives, and explores the evolution of gender discourses during this period. Series: Gender and History. Num Pages: 208 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3JJ; HBJF; HBLW; HBTB; JFSJ1. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 15. Weight in Grams: 452.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230577763
ISBN
9780230577763
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 90.77

Paperback. Captain Arthur Hart-Synnot, a conservative officer, fell for Masa Suzuki, a Japanese girl, when he was posted to Tokyo. He was recalled to London. Though separated for years by time and huge distances, they remained devoted to each other. Based on over 800 letters found in Tokyo, this book presents the true story of an extraordinary love affair. Num Pages: 336 pages, 16 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; BG; HBJF; HBWN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 132 x 26. Weight in Grams: 344.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Arrow Books Ltd
Edition
New
Number of pages
336
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KLN0018064
ISBN
9780099481652
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 5.49

Paperback. A raucously funny memoir of one scrawny American's quest to become a kung fu master at China's legendary Shaolin Temple. Num Pages: 384 pages, 8pp of b/w. BIC Classification: 1FPC; WSTM; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 135 x 28. Weight in Grams: 506.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Abacus
Number of pages
384
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KNW0008778
ISBN
9780349120157
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 5.49

Paperback. For fans of A Streetcat Named Bob comes Finding Gobi, the heart-warming true story of a dog who captured the hearts of the world. Younger readers' edition. Num Pages: 240 pages, 16 col plates (4pp). BIC Classification: 1FPC; 5AH; YFP; YFY. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 197 x 130. Weight in Grams: 270. For fans of A Streetcat Named Bob comes Finding Gobi, the heart-warming true story of a dog who captured the hearts of the world. Younger readers' edition. Num Pages: 240 pages, 16 col plates (4pp). BIC Classification: 1FPC; 5AH; YFP; YFY. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 197 x 130. Weight in Grams: 270.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Harper Collins Childrens Books
Condition
New
SKU
KSG0017951
ISBN
9780008244521
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 4.99

Hardcover. Discussing the roles of civil society in the initiation stage of democratization in China, this text argues that there is a semi-civil society in China, and that this plays dual roles in the initial stage of democratization in China. Num Pages: 223 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1FPC; JFS; JPHV. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 20. Weight in Grams: 440.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Edition
1997th Edition
Number of pages
223
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333673676
ISBN
9780333673676
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 179.87
€ 171.36