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Swords for Hire. European Mercenaries in Eighteenth-Century India

by Bidwell, Shelford

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1971
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780719524325
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AU$20.19

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London: John Murray. 1971. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear and mild age-toning to dustjacket edges and corners. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Illustrated with Black and White plates.… Read more
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image of Foreign Mud Being an Account of the Opium Imbroglio at Canton in the 1830s and the Anglo-Chinese War That Followed

Foreign Mud Being an Account of the Opium Imbroglio at Canton in the 1830s and the Anglo-Chinese War That Followed

by Collis, Maurice

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1946
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Edition
1st Edition
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AU$7.21

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London: Faber & Faber. 1946. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good condition. No dustjacket. Yellow boards are moderately soiled and age-toned at edges with a bookplate to the front pastedown and age-toning to page edges. INterior very good. Black and White plates and a black & white map at rear. Robust, professional packaging… Read more
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Indonesia's Secret War in Aceh

by Martinkus, John

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
2004
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781740512091
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AU$10.09

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Milsons Point, NSW: Random House Australia. 2004. Very Good+ condition. Black and white maps. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. xi, 340 pages. An eyewitness account of Indonesia's secret war in Aceh. . 1st Edition. Trade Paperback.
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Nepal (Two Volumes)

by Landon, Perceval

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1928
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
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AU$306.43

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London: Constable. 1928. Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Good Condition. Boards are edgeworn with some fading to spine and minor marking; corners rubbed and a little bumped.. Sympathetic new endpapers to both volumes. Gilt to top edges. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. Volume I has two… Read more
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Captive Spirits Prisoners of the Cultural Revolution

by Yang Xiguang and Susan McFadden

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1997
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780195868456
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AU$21.63

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Hong Kong: Oxford University Press. 1997. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. xviii, 302pp. The remarkable story of Yang Xiguang, arrested at 19yeaers of age,… Read more
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Asunaro Living in the Mountains of Japan Essays

by Toshikatsu, Ue; Jambor, Richard (Selected and Translated by)

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1998
Condition
Edition
1st thus
ISBN
9780966589504
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AU$46.87

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Johnson City, Tennessee: State University. 1998. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Two-page map. Foreword by Jean Haskell Speer. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 193 pages. family life, work and growing up in the mountains… Read more
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Lao Women Yesterday and Today

by Ngaosyvathn, Mayoury

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1995
Condition
Edition
2nd Printing
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AU$57.68

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[Vientiane]: State Publishing Enterprise. 1995. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Card covers. Black & white tables. Text in Laotian and English. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. Uncommon title. 132 + 221pp. Book presented in two sections. The first… Read more
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Fifty Years of the Chinese People's Liberation Army

by No Author Noted

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1978
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
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AU$15.86

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Peking: Foreign Languages Press. 1978. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 175 pages. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st Edition. Softcover.
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The Family in Asia

by Das, Man Singh & Bardis, Panos D. [Editors]

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1979
Condition
Edition
1st UK Edition
ISBN
9780043010976
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AU$25.24

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London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1979. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Uncommon title. 431 pages. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st UK Edition. Hardback.
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Finding Santana

by Jolliffe, Jill

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
2010
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781862549258
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AU$12.98

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Kent Town SA: Wakefield Press. 2010. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good+ condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Colour photographs. Black & white map. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 177 pages. Part memoir, part adventure story, tells of the author's clandestine journey across the Indonesian archipelago pursued by the Suharto… Read more
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East Timor Nationalism & Colonialism

by Jolliffe, Jill

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1978
Condition
Edition
1st Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780702214806
Item Price
AU$43.26

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St Lucia, QLD: University of Queensland Press. 1978. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 362 pages. The first account of the development and fate of the independence movement in East Timor. Events (between the Portuguese withdrawal and the… Read more
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East And West

by Patten, Chris

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1998
Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780333747872
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AU$8.65

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London: Macmillan. 1998. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 340 pages. The last British Governor of Hong Kong on power, freedom and the… Read more
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Xinjiang the land and the people

by No Author Noted

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1989
Condition
Edition
1st thus
ISBN
9787800050787
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AU$8.65

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Beijing: New World Press. 1989. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 255 pages. . 1st thus. Softcover.
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The Crisis of Indian Unity 1917-1940

by Moore, R. J.

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1974
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780198215608
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AU$32.45

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Oxford: Clarendon Press. 1974. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. One black & white map. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. xii, 334 pages. .… Read more
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image of From the Place of the Dead: Bishop Belo and the Struggle for East Timor.

From the Place of the Dead: Bishop Belo and the Struggle for East Timor.

by Kohen, Arnold S.

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1999
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780745950105
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AU$8.65

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Oxford: Lion Publishing. 1999. Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. Introduction by the Dalai Lama. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 398 pages. Biography of Bishop Carlos Belo. Tells of his struggles for justice and peace in East Timor. . 1st Edition.… Read more
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image of China Korea and Japan: The Rose of Civilization in East Asia

China Korea and Japan: The Rose of Civilization in East Asia

by Barnes, Gina L.

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1993
Condition
Edition
1st UK Edition
ISBN
9780500050712
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AU$14.42

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London: Thames & Hudson. 1993. Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 288 pages. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st UK Edition. Hardback.
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Reaping the Whirlwind. The Taliban Movement in Afghanistan

by Griffin, Michael

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
2001
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780745312743
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AU$14.42

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London: Pluto Press. 2001. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Fine condition in a Near Fine Dustjacket - DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. B/W map. 283 pages. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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image of The Great Leader and the Fighter Pilot: The true story of the tyrant who created North Korea and the young Lieutenant who stole his way to freedom

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London: Mantle. 2015. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 290 pages . 1st Edition. Trade Paperback.
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AU$8.65
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The Asians 4th Edition

by Welty, Paul Thomas

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1973
Condition
Edition
4th Edition
ISBN
9780397472819
Item Price
AU$10.82

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Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company. 1973. Very Good condition. Minor crease to lower front edge. Black & white maps. 338 pages The Asians their heritage and their destiny. . 4th Edition. Trade Paperback.
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The Argumentative Indian

by Sen, Amartya

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
2005
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780713996876
Item Price
AU$18.03

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London: Allen Lane. 2005. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 409 pages . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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AU$18.03