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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

Paperback. Assesses the historical significance of the International Military Tribunal for the Far East (IMTFE) - commonly called the Tokyo trial - established as the eastern counterpart of the Nuremberg trial in the immediate aftermath of World War II. This title explores some of the central misunderstandings and historiographical distortions. Series: Harvard East Asian Monographs. Num Pages: 350 pages, 27 halftones. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; 3JJPG; HBJF; HBLW3; JWXK; LBBS. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 227 x 152 x 24. Weight in Grams: 504.
Publisher
Harvard University, Asia Center United States
Number of pages
350
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674033399
ISBN
9780674033399
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.99
€ 26.18

Hardcover. Editor(s): Kuan, Seng; Lippit, Yukio. Num Pages: 192 pages, 130. BIC Classification: 3JJ; AMB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 251 x 208 x 18. Weight in Grams: 990.
Publisher
Lars Muller Publishers Switzerland
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783037783108
ISBN
9783037783108
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 46.99
€ 33.11

Hardcover. This book presents a case study of the ascendancy of Gonpo Namgyel, a minor Tibetan chieftain in Kham who had a great impact on Sino-Tibetan relations in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Series: Studies in Modern Tibetan Culture. Num Pages: 402 pages, 2 maps, 5 tables. BIC Classification: 1FPCT; 3JH; HBJF; HBLL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 236 x 158 x 30. Weight in Grams: 750.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Lexington Books
Condition
New
SKU
V9780739177921
ISBN
9780739177921
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 129.05

Paperback. Explores how the Great War influenced the construction of identity and nationalism in the Ottoman Empire. This book broadens the discussion of nationalism to include both ideological and biological factors. It explores the social, demographic, psychological and medical impact of the Great War on the Ottoman Empire and Modern Turkey. Num Pages: 320 pages, 13 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DVT; 3JJF; 3JJG; HBJF; HBLW; HBWN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 157 x 18. Weight in Grams: 484.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748695898
ISBN
9780748695898
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 29.75

Paperback. A unique insight into modern China by a leading author Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3JJP; 3JM; BM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 16. Weight in Grams: 184.
Publisher
Duckworth
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780715645512
ISBN
9780715645512
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.06

Paperback. The bestselling memoir of youngest ever NOBEL PRIZE winner, Malala Yousafzai, the schoolgirl who stood up to the Taliban. Num Pages: 320 pages, illustrations (colour). BIC Classification: 1FKP; 3JM; BGHA; JFSJ1; JN; JPVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 197 x 25. Weight in Grams: 332.
Publisher
W&N
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780226583
ISBN
9781780226583
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.65

Paperback. Num Pages: 528 pages, 50 B&W photos, 50 B&W illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBBEY; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 231 x 154 x 35. Weight in Grams: 850.
Publisher
Ulysses Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781612435572
ISBN
9781612435572
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.99
€ 16.91

Paperback. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: 1FMM; 3JJPL; BGH; HBWQ; JWXR; JWXV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 153. .
Publisher
Sally Milner Publishing Pty Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781863514958
ISBN
9781863514958
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 24.99
€ 20.24

Paperback. The first book on the tabloid news machine and its phone-hacking scandals in the mould of bestselling Flat Earth News. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JMG; JFFX; JFM; JPZ; KNTJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 137 x 24. Weight in Grams: 348.
Publisher
GIBSON SQUARE BOOKS
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908096951
ISBN
9781908096951
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 15.99

Hardcover. This analysis of Mozambique in the post-independence period seeks to challenge conventional wisdom. In particular, it argues that the significance of the "liberated zones" was greatly exaggerated by Frelimo and its sympathizers in order to give the regime ideological respectability. Num Pages: 274 pages, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 1HFMQ; 3JJPL; 3JJPN; 3JJPR; JP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 138. Weight in Grams: 488.
Publisher
C Hurst & Co (Publishers)Ltd
Number of pages
274
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1997
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850651154
ISBN
9781850651154
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 45.73

Hardcover. Presents an Arab perspective derived from considerable research into British archives, covering the period 1919 to 1945. This title reveals how British government policy was formed in this period and concludes that repeated British administrations were consistent in their concern and hostility towards the notion of Arab unity. Series: Contemporary Arab Scholarship in the Social Sciences. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1DB; 1FB; 3JJG; 3JJH; JPS. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 164 x 26. Weight in Grams: 570.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848850590
ISBN
9781848850590
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 101.97

Paperback. This book enhances our understanding of how the international politics of the region evolved during a critical phase in the modern history of the Middle East. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1FB; 3JJG; 3JJH; HBJF1; JPF. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 233 x 159 x 21. Weight in Grams: 366.
Publisher
I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Tra
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780766515
ISBN
9781780766515
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 32.99
€ 31.81

Paperback. Translator(s): Mark, Ethan. Series: Weatherhead Books on Asia. Num Pages: 360 pages, 7 b&w illustrations and 4 maps. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; 3JJH; HBJF; HBLW; HBTB; HBWQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 154 x 20. Weight in Grams: 500.
Publisher
Columbia University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231165693
ISBN
9780231165693
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 32.99
€ 28.64

Hardcover. Num Pages: 164 pages, 64 color + 119 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1DVG; 3JMG; AJB; AMB; AMG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 279 x 379 x 24. Weight in Grams: 1976.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Yale University Press
Condition
New
SKU
9780300226812
ISBN
9780300226812
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 61.93
€ 29.42

Hardcover.
Publisher
Fonthill Media
Number of pages
232
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781550854
ISBN
9781781550854
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 21.92

Paperback. Into the Swarm tells the sobering and heroic stories of RAF fighter pilots in the most ferocious air battles of the war. Gripping and detailed stories of aerial combat are accompanied by unpublished photographs and letters which add to the rich content provided by the authors whose passion for the subject is apparent within each chapter. Num Pages: 15 pages, 70 black and white photographs. BIC Classification: 3JJH; HBWQ; JWG; JWMV3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 15. Weight in Grams: 526.
Publisher
Fonthill Media
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781556153
ISBN
9781781556153
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.92

Paperback. An inspiring account of the Ovitz family & their time in Auschwitz. Num Pages: 304 pages, Photos. BIC Classification: 1DVWR; 3JJH; BGH; HBJD; HBTZ1; MBX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 198 x 24. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Robson Press London
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
2nd Revised edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849546539
ISBN
9781849546539
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.25

Paperback. A study of the Holocaust, evaluating accepted views of its history and meaning. Yehuda Bauer offers his own interpretation of why the Holocaust occurred and how another can be prevented. He also examines topics such as the relationship between the Holocaust and the establishment of Israel. Series: Yale Nota Bene. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJH; HBJD; HBTZ1; HBWQ; JFSR1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 200 x 130 x 22. Weight in Grams: 410.
Publisher
Yale University Press United States
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
New
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300093001
ISBN
9780300093001
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 18.73

Paperback. Num Pages: 288 pages, 25 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1FKA; 3JJ; HBJF; HBLW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Yale University Press
Condition
New
SKU
9780300230321
ISBN
9780300230321
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 12.77

Hardcover. This study examines the establishment and evolution of China's strategic partnerships with Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, and Venezuela. It analyzes the key debates surrounding the partnerships and argues that China has disproportionately benefited from these arrangements. Num Pages: 168 pages, 6 tables, 10 graphs. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 1KL; 3JJPR; 3JM; HBJF; JPSD; KCL; KNBP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 161 x 237 x 20. Weight in Grams: 408.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781498544696
ISBN
9781498544696
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 94.21

Paperback. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1DVG; 3JMG; JP; KCP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 131 x 197 x 22. Weight in Grams: 228.
Publisher
Portobello Books Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781846276248
ISBN
9781846276248
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.34

Paperback. Sword, commonly known as Sword Beach, was the code name given to one of the five main landing areas along the Normandy coast during the initial assault phase, Operation Neptune, of Operation Overlord; the Allied invasion of German-occupied France that commenced on 6 June 1944. Num Pages: 36 pages, 80 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1DDF; 3JJH; HBJD; HBLW; HBWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 171 x 239 x 2. Weight in Grams: 140. From Pegasus Bridge to Caen. 36 pages, 80 illustrations. At 00:16, Major John Howard landed with his company just a few yards from Benouville bridge. In the early hours of D-Day, his British paratroopers were the first Allies to set foot on French soil. They were the vanguard of the 6th Airborne Division whose mission was to secure the east flank of the landing zone before the amphibious operation. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1DDF; 3JJH; HBJD; HBLW; HBWQ. Dimension: 171 x 239 x 2. Weight: 140.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
OREP
Number of pages
36
Condition
New
SKU
V9782815101066
ISBN
9782815101066
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 8.99
€ 8.82

Paperback. Kusang never thought she would leave Tibet. Growing up in a remote mountain village, she married a monk and gave birth to two children. But then the Chinese army invaded, and their peaceful lives were destroyed forever. Thousands were tortured, prison camps were set up and Kusang's monastery was destroyed. Translator(s): Derbyshire, Katy. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPCT; 3JJ; BGH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 127 x 196 x 21. Weight in Grams: 254.
Publisher
Vintage United Kingdom
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099546030
ISBN
9780099546030
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 11.38

Paperback. More people died in Mao's Great Famine than in the entire First World War, yet this story has remained largely untold, until now. Still banned in China, this title draws on the author's privileged access to official and unofficial sources to uncover the full human cost of the tragedy, and create an unprecedented work of historical reckoning. Editor(s): Friedman, Edward. Translator(s): Mosher, Stacy; Jian, Guo. Num Pages: 656 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3JJPG; HBJF; HBLW3; HBTB; JFFC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 135 x 199 x 29. Weight in Grams: 448.
Publisher
Penguin
Number of pages
656
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780241956984
ISBN
9780241956984
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 14.39