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Impact of Customs

by Lim, T. S.

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1974
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1st
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Republic of Singapore: Singapore National Printers, 1974. additional authurs include S. Nair, and S. M. Razak.This book is a historical, procedural and organisational study of Singapore Customs. Other interesting topics in the book includes revenue collections, anti-smuggling operations, the war against drugs and the gold traffic. 170 pp including recommended reading, acknowledgements, and index. . 1st. Softcover. Very Good/Not Issued.… Read more
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Lee Kuan Yew: The struggle for Singapore

by Alex Josey

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1974
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1st
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9780207128172
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Australia: Angus & Robertson, 1974. 325 pages plus index. From a long and intimate association with Singapore, Alex Josey presents a portrait of Lee - the man who dragged, bullied and cajoled Singapore's multi-racial people from a position of subjection under British colonial power to their now prosperous independence.. 1st. Soft Cover. Good/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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The Road to KEEP: The Story of Paul Rusch in Japan

by Elizabeth Anne Hemphill

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1970
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1st
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United States of America: Walker/weatherhill , 1970. inscribed and signed by Elizabeth Anne Hemphill and Paul Rusch. 185 pages plus appendices, bibliography, and index. The story of Paul Rusch, Missionary and founder of the Kiyosato Educational Experiment Project and the rise of Japanese Militarism in the 1930's. Inscribed & Signed. 1st. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over… Read more
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Splendours of Myanmar, The

by Thanegi, Ma

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina: Asia House pictorial soft cover with a glued spine. A few of the pages have been pushed, but the book remains clean and bright without any marks or tears. 96pp of color photographs. It is a Land of Historical wealth with the Old Capitals of Bagan, Mandalay, annd Mrauk Oo testifying to the glory of the… Read more
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Political Development in Singapore 1945-55

by Yeo Kim Wah

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1973
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1st
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Singapore: Singapore University Press, 1973. Dust jacket sunned and in a protective mylar cover. 277 pages plus conclusion, appendix, bibliography, and index. this is a study of singapore's political history during the decade after the 2nd world war. it examines Singapore's struggle for self-rule within an independent united Malaya, the early political parties and thier participation in the electoral experiment… Read more
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Way to Victory: Annotated Book of Five Rings

by Hidy Ochiai

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2001
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Near Fine
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1st
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9781585670383
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Woodstock, New York: Overlook Books, 2001. 162 pages. A new translation of the great Japanese treatise on strategy and combat updates the three-hundred-year-old text for modern readers. 1st. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Asia.
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Posthumous Pieces

by Wei Wu Wei

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2004
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1st
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9781591810155
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United States of America: Sentient Publications, 2004. The book is a profound experience that dissolves the illusion of separateness in the world. The book teaches by means of startling questions and pithy one-liners and addresses the nature of time, space and the self.. 1st. Soft Cover. Near Fine/Not Issued. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Eastern Asia.
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Shadows on the Path

by Abdi Assadi

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2016
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1st
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9780980090802
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New York, NY: Publicide Inc, 2016. second printing. Abdi Assadi's book, Shadows on the Path, is a discussion on the often overlooked aspect of spiritual attainment: the shadow. It is a common misconception for spirituality to be viewed as movement toward the light instead of delving into, identifying, and integrating repressed aspects of our psyche. The consequences of this… Read more
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Rudi: In His Own Words

by Swami Rudrananda

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2001
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1st
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9780915801206
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Cambridge, MA: Rudra, 2001. As a teacher, Rudi illuminated and enhanced countless lives. He didn't give answers, but showed students how they themselves could find what they needed within themselves. These are some of the words that energized and filled the spirit of his followers. "...an inspiring work for the spiritual seeker [and] an extraordinary glimpse into the teacher/student relationship… Read more
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The Governance of China

by Xi Jinping

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2014
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Beijing: Foreign Languages Press, 2014. The first published work by a sitting Chinese President, Xi Jinping: The Governance of China offers a unique look inside the Communist Party of China and its vision for the future. The book presents excerpts and summaries of 79 speeches, talks, interviews, instructions and correspondences in 18 chapters. Each item is accompanied by relevant notes… Read more
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Dali Dreamstones an Art Form Reborn

by Teller, Michael C.

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2011
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Hampstead, NY: International Dali Dreamstone Association, 2011. the material in this book has been been laid out for your reading and viewing pleasure. While not presented in a typical chapter format, it is our fervent hope that you will enjoy the experience of reading the book as well as viewing the photographs, the Dreamstones with releated information, and their descriptions.… Read more
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Sunflower Splender

by Wu-Chi Liu & Irving Lo

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1975
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Bloomington: Indianna University Press, 1975. A comprehensive anthology of Chinese poetry from the 12th century B.C. to the present. This magnificent collection has the effect of a complete library rather than of an anthology of poetry.... A lyric quality comes through into our own language... Every page is alive with striking and wonderful things, Sunflower Splendor is the largest… Read more
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QUIET REVOLUTIONS ON TAIWAN, REPUBLIC OF CHINA

by Hu, Jason C.

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Published
1994
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As New
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2nd
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9789570040838
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Taiwan: Kwang Hwa Publishing Company, 1994. an as new copy in a like dust jacket. 554 pp. Political development in the Republic of China on Taiwan. On becoming an economic power, One China, plus democracy. . 2nd. Hardcover. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Asia.
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Science in Traditional China: A Comparative Perspective

by Needham, Joseph

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Published
1981
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1st
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9780674794399
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Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1981. 134pp including appendix. Exploration into Chinese science with compariosns to similar cultural developments in other nations. Contains plates/illustrations throughout. Pages tight with some underlining. Bright red softcover binding in very good condition. Previous owner's stamp on frontboard.. 1st. Softcover. Very Good/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Asia.
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Delhi Agra & Jaipur

by Rupinder Khullar, Reeta Khullar

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2004
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9788190087049
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Connaught Place, New Delhi: Frontline Books, 2004. 96pp, of beautiful Color photographs and geographical descriptions on Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur. Architechural and agricultural information as well as all key visiting sites for tourist. . 1st. Paperback. Very Good/Not Issued. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Asia.
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Chinese Potpourri

by Lee, James Zee-Min

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Published
1952
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Second Edition
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Hong Kong: Oriental Publishers, 1952. Signed copy. Cover embossed in red. 331pp including notes, calendars and bibliography. Illustrated with b/w vintage photographs and facsimile documents and alphabet.. By Author. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Asia.
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Rise and Splendour of the Chinese Empire, The

by Grousset, Rene

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Published
1992
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First Edition
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9781566190633
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New York: Barnes & Noble Books,U.S., 1992. History of China, analysis of the strengths & weaknesses of the people, with an interweaving of cultural, political, & economic strands explaining the influences of these factors on the arts & crafts of the times., nice clean text, maps, very light minor foxing on top edge, minor wear to dj, previous owner's name… Read more
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Crafting Peace In Kashmir: Through A Realist Lens

by Koithara, Verghese

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2004
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1st
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9780761932949
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Thousand Oaks, California, U.S.A.: Sage Pubns, 2004. Began with the Good Friday Agreement in Northern Ireland with that there were useful insights to be gained with regard ot the India-Pakistan conflict cover Kashmir & also study the Sri Lankan & Israeli-Palestinian conflicts. nice clean text, 314pp. w/index. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Asia.… Read more
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Japanese Government Leadership and Management

by Bingman, Charles F,

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Published
1989
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1st
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9780312011819
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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1989. Identifies & provides a superb distillation of facts & insights about how the Japanese government manages public programs in what he calls "a remarkable achievement in public management"., nice clean text, charts, some shelf wear to dj, 165pp. w/index. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Asia.
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Japan's Agro-Food Sector: The Politics and Economics of Excess Protection

by Rothacher, Albrecht

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Published
1990
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1st
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9780312016913
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New York: St.Martin's Press, 1990. Describes the profound structural change in Japan's agriculture from its politically marginalized, economically fragmented, traditional labor-intensive post-war mode of production., nice clean text, charts/graphs, some wear to dj, 222pp. w/index. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Research.
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