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Women Workers in the Orient

By: Burton, Margaret E.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: West Medford, The Central Committee on the United Study of Foreign Missions: 1918

Seller ID: 00012648

Condition: Good


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Women Workers of the Orient.

By: Burton, Margaret.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Central Committee on the United Study of Foreign Missions: 1918

Seller ID: 2969

Condition: Good


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A History of Modern Burma

By: Cady, John F.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Ithaca, Cornell University Press: 1960

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 01047093

Condition: VG-


Gilt titles on deep blue cloth. 682pp. Owner's name, address ffep. The scarce 34-page Supplement, 'The Swing of the Pendulum,' laid in. View more info

South of Tokyo

By: Caldwell, John C.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Chicago, Henry Regnery Co.: 1957

Seller ID: 01103899

Condition: Very Good


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Horoshige's Tokaido in Prints and Poetry

By: Chiba, Reiko, ed.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Rutland, Charles E. Tuttle Co.: 1963

Edition: 10th Printing

Seller ID: 00018367

Condition: NF


A delightful book, bound Japanese style, with printed cloth cover. Contains 55 tiny (2" x 1 1/4"), tipped-in color plates. In VG box. View more info

Ta Ta, Tan Tan "Fight Fight, Talk Talk:" The Inside Story of Communist China

By: Chu, Valentin

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton & Co.: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00016435

Condition: Very Good


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The Chiangs of China

By: Clark, Elmer T.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Abingdon-Cokesbury Press: 1943

Seller ID: 00032589

Condition: VG-


Crease, probably natural, on title page. Dust jacket has a large chip at base of spine and is rather edgeworn. Looks quite presentable in new clear protective sleeve. View more info

Island of Bali

By: Covarrubias, Miguel

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1942

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 01039745

Condition: VG-


Gilt titles on green cloth. 417pp. Fold-out map front. Includes 64pp of photos. View more info

He Opened the Door to Japan.

By: Crow, Carl.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5236

Condition: Good


Biography of Townsend Harris, the first U.S. emissary to Japan. View more info

Korea's Place in the Sun: A Modern History

By: Cumings, Bruce, ed.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton & Co.: 1997

Edition: Later Printing (2nd)

Seller ID: 01024237

ISBN: 0393040119

Condition: Near Fine


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SAS: Secret War in South-East Asia

By: Dickens, Peter

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Greenhill Books/Stackpole Books: 1991

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 01112751

ISBN: 1853675733

Condition: Near Fine (small fault)


Account of the secret war during 1963 to 1966, as Britain successfully kept the Federation of Malaya free from domination by Soekarno's Indonesia and by Chinese Communists. 304pp. View more info

West of the Indus.

By: Douglas, William O.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Co.: 1958

Seller ID: 3139

Condition: Very Good


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Pacific Destiny: Inside Asia Today

By: Elegant, Robert

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Crown: 1989

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01103874

ISBN: 0517572346

Condition: Near Fine


An insightful, comprehensive, vivid, engaging survey of the Orient. Elegant's 30 years' experience as a journalist in Asia gives him a depth of understanding that few commentators in the West can rival. He argues persuasively that Asian societies have been shaped by authoritarian Confucian ethics, ethics that in turn fuel the competitive drive of these societies. He shows that the Japanese and the Chinese think of trade and commerce as zero-sum games, not as mutually beneficial exchanges. Trade is war; therefore a flabby, decadent West, particularly the U.S., must mobilize to fight against agg... View more info

War in China, the Philippines, South Africa

By: Everett, Marshall, ed.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Educational Co.: 1900

Seller ID: 980

Condition: Poor


Fep removed, starts with title page. A beat-up book, though still holding together. View more info

The United States & China, Fourth Edition.

By: Fairbank, John King.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Harvard University Press: 1982

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 6776

Condition: Very Good


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Before the Buddha Came

By: Fairservis, Walter A., Jr.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1972

Seller ID: 01013769

ISBN: 0684127792

Condition: Very Good


An overview of the pre-Buddhist civilizations of the Far East. Dust jacket has a small chip and large tear at top of spine, barely noticeable within new clear Brodart sleeve. View more info

The Origins of Oriental Civilization

By: Fairservis, Walter A., Jr.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Mentor: 1959

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01064953

Condition: Good


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The World of the Dalai Lama: An Inside Look at His Life, His People, and His Vision

By: Farrer-Halls, Gill

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Wheaton, Quest Books: 1998

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 01097907

ISBN: 0835607682

Condition: Near Fine


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A China Passage

By: Galbraith, John Kenneth

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Co.: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00028364

Condition: Very Good


Dust jacket in clear protective sleeve. View more info

Malaya.

By: Ginsburg, Norton, and Chester E. Roberts, Jr.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of Washington Press. 1958.:

Seller ID: 2422


Edgeworn dust jacket (now in plastic), shelf wear bottom edges and split (not separated) bottom hinge. Actually looks much nicer (appears VG, at first glance) than it sounds, a tight, clean copy. View more info