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East Asia, Far East

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East Asia, Far East

Paperback. The incredible true story of Louis Zamperini, now a major motion picture directed by Angelina Jolie. Num Pages: 528 pages, illustrations (black and white), map (black and white). BIC Classification: 1FP; 3JJH; BTM; BTP; JWXR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 129 x 197 x 33. Weight in Grams: 368.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Fourth Estate
Edition
Film tie-in edition
Condition
New
SKU
9780007580576
ISBN
9780007580576

€ 13.99
€ 10.59

Hardback. Examines the energy resources, naval forces, and national strategies of the nations of Asia, set against the priorities and resources of the US. This book reveals that the nations of the region - of which the United States must be counted - are in fact working together in striving to ensure the security of scarce energy resources they all require. Series: Praeger Security International. Num Pages: 280 pages, 7 illustrations (b&w), 1 table. BIC Classification: 1FP; JW; KCL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 235 x 155 x 25. Weight in Grams: 549.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
ABC-CLIO United States
Number of pages
280
Condition
New
SKU
V9780275996451
ISBN
9780275996451

€ 83.56

Hardcover. The first comprehensive history of China's most luxurious textile and its enduring influence on Chinese civilization and art Editor(s): Kuhn, Dieter; Zhao, Feng; Wenying, Li; Juanjuan, Chen; Watt, James C. Y. Series: The Culture & Civilization of China. Num Pages: 624 pages, 600 colour images + 50 black-&-white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPC; ACBP; AFW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 293 x 236 x 49. Weight in Grams: 3082.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Yale University Press United States
Number of pages
624
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300111033
ISBN
9780300111033

€ 80.83

Hardcover. A study in English on Mavo, provides a critical evaluation of this often outrageous and iconoclastic movement, tracing Mavo's relationship to broader developments in modernism worldwide. It offers a look into Japanese popular culture by showing how Mavo artists sought to transform Japanese art in response to the rise of industrialism. Series: Twentieth-century Japan: The Emergence of a World Power S. Num Pages: 379 pages, 16 color illustrations, 131 b/w photographs. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; ACX; HBJF; HBLW; JPF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 254 x 178 x 28. Weight in Grams: 967.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
University of California Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
379
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520223387
ISBN
9780520223387

€ 79.89
€ 75.74

Paperback. Num Pages: 176 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPK; BGH; HBJF; HBLW3; JWG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 135 x 12. Weight in Grams: 168.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Shoemaker & Hoard, Div of Avalon Publishing Group Inc United States
Number of pages
176
Condition
New
SKU
V9781593760793
ISBN
9781593760793

€ 17.99
€ 14.68

Hardback. Tony Kosuge answer many questions about the states of East Asia. Num Pages: 400 pages, 3 maps, 3 line drawings. BIC Classification: 1FP; JPA; JPF; KCL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152. Weight in Grams: 726.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Focalpoint Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
400
Condition
New
SKU
V9780957199101
ISBN
9780957199101

€ 38.99
€ 32.92

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Edition
First Edition
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9781859738153
ISBN
9781859738153

€ 34.27

Hardcover. Num Pages: 320 pages, 34 b/w & 16 color illus. BIC Classification: 1FC; 1FP; HBJF; HBLA; HBLC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 156 x 26. Weight in Grams: 694.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Oxford University Press Inc United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
336
Condition
New
SKU
V9780195159318
ISBN
9780195159318

€ 30.99
€ 22.10

Paperback. Centering on five life stories by Chinese women activists, this history of Chinese May Fourth feminism disrupts the Chinese Communist Party's master narrative of Chinese women's liberation, reconfigures the history of the Chinese Enlightenment from a gender perspective, and addresses the question of how feminism engendered social change Num Pages: 417 pages, 8 b/w photographs. BIC Classification: 1FPC; HBJF; HBLL; HBLW; JFFK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 22. Weight in Grams: 467.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
University of California Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
402
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520218741
ISBN
9780520218741

€ 35.99
€ 32.21

Hardcover. This work presents a European view of Central Asia before the large-scale influx of Russian peasant settlers that followed the emancipation of the serfs in 1861. Translator(s): Thomas, Colin; Whebler, Marcus; Gilmour, Liudmila. Series: Hakluyt Society Second. Num Pages: 320 pages, Includes 15 colour plates and 4 maps. BIC Classification: 1FC; 1FPC; 3JH; DNF; WTLC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 143 x 217 x 26. Weight in Grams: 548.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Ashgate Publishing Group United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9780904180602
ISBN
9780904180602

€ 149.63

Paperback. This book seeks to bring order and coherence to the chaotic state of affairs in the intelligence community of North Korea-watchers, as well as to disprove the much-echoed stance that there is little to fear from the DPRK by providing information on a plethora of never-before described weapons systems and modernisation programmes. Num Pages: 144 pages, 110 colour & 15 b/w photos, c 46 colour profiles, 4 maps, 3 tables. BIC Classification: 1FPKN; JWK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 297 x 210. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Helion & Company United Kingdom
Number of pages
144
Condition
New
SKU
V9781910777145
ISBN
9781910777145

€ 51.39
€ 40.01

Hardcover. The mutual imbrication of the profane and sacred worlds in anime, along with the profound reciprocal relationship between 'Eastern' (Japanese) and 'Western' (chiefly American) culture in the development of the anime artistic form, form the twin narrative arcs of the book. Num Pages: 258 pages, 5 figures. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; APFV; HRAC; HRLK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 242 x 166 x 23. Weight in Grams: 546.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Equinox Publishing
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781791097
ISBN
9781781791097

€ 90.03

Hardback. Offers a sociophonetic exploration of voice pitch characteristics of speakers across the cultures of Japan and America. This volume makes an argument for the socio-cultural role of voice pitch in the expression of emotion and politeness and how culture and gender can intersect with each other. Num Pages: 160 pages, 28 figures. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; 1KBB; CFB; CFH. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 243 x 164 x 17. Weight in Grams: 404.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Equinox Publishing Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845533502
ISBN
9781845533502

€ 72.66

Hardcover. Japanese Buddhist Pilgrimage explores the ritual practice of "circulatory pilgrimages" - the visiting of many temples in a numbered sequence. Num Pages: 332 pages, 42 figures. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; HREP; HRLF. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 243 x 158 x 24. Weight in Grams: 660.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Equinox Publishing Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845539160
ISBN
9781845539160

€ 90.03

Hardback. In this book, which draws on classic articles first published in The Eastern Buddhist, major historic proponents and masters of the nenbutsu are introduced, in particular Shinran, Shoku, Ippen and Rennyo. Series: Eastern Buddhist Voices. Num Pages: 256 pages, 13 figures. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; HREP. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Equinox Publishing Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845539184
ISBN
9781845539184

€ 90.03

Paperback. In this book, which draws on classic articles first published in The Eastern Buddhist, major historic proponents and masters of the nenbutsu are introduced, in particular Shinran, Shoku, Ippen and Rennyo. Editor(s): Pye, Michael. Series: Eastern Buddhist Voices. Num Pages: 256 pages, 13 figures. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; HREP. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 233 x 163 x 17. Weight in Grams: 588.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Equinox Publishing Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845539191
ISBN
9781845539191

€ 32.12

Paperback. Buddhist Temples of Kyoto and Kamakura brings together some of Suzuki's writings from The Eastern Buddhist. The collection preserves valuable information from Suzuki's own times and the charm of her personal discovery of the temples described here. Further information is also provided to place them in their current context. Editor(s): Pye, Michael. Series: Eastern Buddhist Voices. Num Pages: 256 pages, black & white illustrations, figures. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; HRE. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 233 x 159 x 15. Weight in Grams: 436.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Equinox Publishing Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845539214
ISBN
9781845539214

€ 49.50

Hardcover. The book brings together a wide range of authors who have significantly influenced subsequent Buddhist-Christian dialogue and the interaction between east and west. Editor(s): Pye, Michael. Series: Eastern Buddhist Voices. Num Pages: 272 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; HRAF; HRC; HREP. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 156. Weight in Grams: 558.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Equinox Publishing Ltd United Kingdom
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908049186
ISBN
9781908049186

€ 90.03

Paperback. This book brings together a range of authors who have significantly influenced subsequent Buddhist-Christian dialogue and the interaction between east and west. It is a companion volume to Listening to Shin Buddhism: Starting Points of Modern Dialogue. Editor(s): Pye, Michael. Series: Eastern Buddhist Voices. Num Pages: 258 pages, 4 figures. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; HRAF; HRC; HREP. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 158 x 15. Weight in Grams: 412.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Equinox Publishing
Number of pages
258
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908049193
ISBN
9781908049193

€ 29.74

Paperback. Series: SEDA Specials. Num Pages: 46 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1FPC; JNMN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 296 x 212 x 6. Weight in Grams: 146.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
SEDA
Condition
New
SKU
V9781902435428
ISBN
9781902435428

€ 18.22

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Vertical Inc. United States
Number of pages
82
Condition
New
SKU
V9781939130075
ISBN
9781939130075

€ 22.32

Paperback. The first in-depth study of the puzzling relationship between Japan and the Republic of Korea and the influence of the United States on it from the Cold War to the present. It draws on recently declassified U.S. documents, internal Korean government documents, and interviews with former policy makers in the United States, Japan, and Korea. Series: Studies of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute. Num Pages: 376 pages, 12 tables 3 figures 1 map. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; 1FPK; 1KBB; JPS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 5182 x 3226 x 23. Weight in Grams: 523.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Stanford University Press United States
Number of pages
376
Condition
New
SKU
V9780804731928
ISBN
9780804731928

€ 35.99
€ 33.05

Hardcover. Series: Routledge Studies in Transport, Environment and Development. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; GTF; RNU; RPT. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138934511
ISBN
9781138934511

€ 149.63

Hardcover. This book studies the struggles for basic legal freedoms in the work and political mobilization of defense lawyers in China's criminal justice system. Series: Cambridge Studies in Law and Society. Num Pages: 220 pages, 4 b/w illus. 5 tables. BIC Classification: 1FPC; LNA; LNFB; LNFX; LNT. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 160 x 237 x 17. Weight in Grams: 452.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107162419
ISBN
9781107162419

€ 91.03