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The New Geopolitics of Central Asia and Its Borderlands

By Banuazizi, Ali and Weiner, Myron (Editors)

I.B Tauris Publishers, 1994 284 pages. Book cover has some light scuffing and small indentations. Corners and edges of book are slightly bumped. Spine is a little scratched and has a couple of creases. Previous bookseller's price has been written in pencil on top corner of first page, and then rubbed out - slight mark remains. Pages are a little yellowed at edges, but otherwise clean, neat and tightly bound. A survey of 'the impact of the emergence of six new Muslim states in the Caucasus and Central Asia on the politics of the region.'. Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$15.78

Catapult to Freedom: The Survival of the Vietnamese People
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Catapult to Freedom: The Survival of the Vietnamese People

By Burchett, Wilfred

Vietnam History : Quartet, 1978 Quartet, 1978. 210 pages. Previous owner's inscription on first page. Spine is bumped at bottom and has some light indentations, but is uncreased. Scuffing and indentations to cover. Page corners and cover corners a little curled. Some marking to page edges, and edges a little worn. Pages all clean and tightly bound. Australian journalist's examination of the Vietnamese people. . Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$12.55

Anarchist Thought in India

By Doctor, Adi Hormusji

Bombay, India: Asia Publishing House, 1964 119 pages. Dustcover scuffed and marked, particularly on the back, and edges dog-eared and torn. Some foxing to edges of dustcover. Number written on inside front flap of dustcover, in ink. Pages of book yellowed with age - particularly at edges. Ink mark on inside of back cover of book. Some foxing to edges of pages. Some small indentations to edges of pages. Previous bookseller's price written in pencil on inside corner of first page. Very slight musty smell to pages. Condition consistent with age of book. An examination of the Indian contribution to anarchist thought. . Hard Cover. Good/Good.

$50.21

Havoc in Heaven

By Cheng, Tang

Beijing: Foreign Languages Press, 1979 Adapted by Tang Cheng, from the cartoon film of the same title. 84 pages. Cover has some light scuffing and is creased at corners and edges. Cover is faded - particularly at back. Previous bookseller's price sticker has been stuck on back cover, then removed - faded mark and very small tear remain. Pages are yellowed at edges, but clean, neat and tightly bound. Condition consistent with age of book. A booklet version of the animated cartoon film, which is based on the classical 16th century Chinese novel.. First Edition. Booklet. Good/No Jacket.

$28.69

Herbicides in Vietnam

By Grummer, Gerhard

The Vietnam Commission of the Afro-Asian Solidarity Committee of the GDR, 1969 191 pages. Book is very worn - cover is scuffed and faded and quite creased, particularly at corners and edges, which are a little dog-eared. Cover has some indentations and scratches. Spine is chipped and creased and bumped at corners and edges. Pages are very yellowed and well-thumbed at edges, and slightly creased and bent at corners. Pages clean and tightly bound. Slight musty smell to pages. Condition consistent with age of book. An examination of the use of chemical warfare in the Vietnam war. . Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$14.35

The Lotus and the Robot

By Koestler, Arthur

Four Square , 1964 Four Square Books, 1964. 318 pages. Overall book is in good condition. Pages and edges are yellowed with agebut ther is no foxing. Spine is very creased but binding is intact. Back cover has a small crease to lower corner. Record of Koestler's travels through India and Japan. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$14.35

Maoisms: Slogans and Practice

By Glebov, Vladimir

Novosti Press Agency Publishing House, 1978 150 pages. Book cover is a little scuffed and creased, and bumped at edges and corners. Back cover is a little yellowed with age. Spine is yellowed and creased. Pages yellowed at edges, and have some foxing to edges. Previous owner's name written in ink on first page. Pages otherwise clean, neat and tightly bound. Condition consistent with age of book. An examination of Maoist slogans used in Chinese statements. . Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$15.78

Love to Vietnam
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Love to Vietnam

By Morris, Edith

London: Caldar and Boyars, 1969 Caldar and Boyars, 1969. 92 pages. Dustjacket faded, scuffed and creased, with a couple of small tears. Spine of dustcover very faded but title still clear. Book cover in good condition - clean and spine unbroken. Title and author written in gold text on spine. Pages slightly yellow at edges - and particularly on first page - but clean and tightly bound. Edges clean and neat. Previous booksellers marks written on inside of front cover in pencil - has ben rubbed out, but slight mark remains. Survivor of Nagasaki bombings in World War Two begins friendship and romance with survivor of napalm raid in Vietnam.. Hard Cover. Good/Good.

$9.32

I See a New China
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I See a New China

By Hogg, George

London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1945 Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1945. Left Book Club Edition. 163 pages. Previous owner's name written on first page. Spine faded and very scuffed - and worn through to fabric at a couple of places. Cover scuffed, creased in places, and a little faded. Corners bumped and worn. Some small marks to back cover. Pages a little yellowed with age - particularly at edges. Pages all clean and tightly bound. Condition consistent with age of book. Author's account of living in and travelling around China. . Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$37.30

Trip to Hanoi: Journey to a City at War.
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Trip to Hanoi: Journey to a City at War.

By Sontag, Susan

London: Panther Books, 1969 Panther Books, 1969. Pages and edges yellowed and small amount of foxing. Spine uncreased and cover has one crease at lower corner. Sontag's visit to Hanoi, Vietnam in May 1968.. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$20.80

Rhymes of Li Yu-Tsai and Other Stories

By Shu-Li, Chao

Peking, China: Cultural Press, 1950 195 pages. Book cover very worn - scuffed, creased, faded round edges, and bumped and torn at edges and corners. Spine is bumped and a little chipped. Cover is stained and has some foxing. Pages are very yellowed with age - particularly at edges - and have some foxing and staining. Pages tightly bound. Slight musty smell to pages. Condition consistent with age of book. A collection of short stories by Chao Shu-Li.. Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$14.35

Chinese Posters: The Iish-Landsberger Collections
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Chinese Posters: The Iish-Landsberger Collections

By Landsberger, Stefan R. And Van Der Heijden, Marien

Prestel, 2009 285 pages. Book in excellent, near-new condition. Only damage is some very light scuffing to cover, and slight bumping to page edges and edges of spine. Pages all clean, neat and tightly bound. A collection of full-colour illustrations of Chinese propaganda posters, with accompanying text. Please note - as this is a fairly heavy book, postage may be more than originally listed - please contact us if you would like more information.. Mass Market Paperback. Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Shen, Kuiyi.

$21.52

The Brilliance of Mao Tse-Tung's Thought Illuminates the Whole World

Peking : Foreign Languages Press , 1966 Foreign Languages Press, 1966. 68 pages. A5 sized pamphlet. In very good conditionYellowed with age but no damage or creasing. A selection of writing, poems, photographs from around the world . Pamphlet. Very Good/No Jacket.

$17.21

A History of South-East Asia

By Hall, D.G.E

Macmillan Press, 1981 1070 pages. Part of the Macmillan Asian Histories Series. Cover is scuffed and has some small marks and indentations. Cover is a little chipped in places, faded towards the spine area, and edges and corners are bumped. Spine is very faded and creased. Previous owner's inscription written in ink on title page: 'G. Jane, Brighton, 1981' Previous bookshop's price has been written in pencil on corner of title page, and then rubbed out - slight mark remains. Pages are a little marked at edges, but otherwise clean, neat and tightly bound. Condition consistent with age of book. Please note: as this is quite a heavy book, postage may be more than is originally listed - please contact us if you would like more information. A history of South East Asia, including its economic importance in world affairs.. Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$22.95

World Understanding on Two Wheels: An Introduction to Overland Travel

By Pratt, Paul R.

Chesterfield, UK: Dunstan Printers, 2001 87 pages. Book in very good condition - only damage is some very light scuffing to cover, some small bumping to edges of cover and pages, some light chipping to spine, and light marking to page edges. Book is signed in ink on first page and inscribed by author: 'With my best wishes for a good read and happy motor cycle travels. Paul Pratt, 19/6/2006'. Account of the author's travels on his motorbike across Asia and Latin America.. Signed by Author. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket.

$28.69

Torture, Truth and Justice: The Case of Timor-Leste
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Torture, Truth and Justice: The Case of Timor-Leste

By Stanley, Elizabeth

Routledge, 2008 216 pages. Book in excellent and almost-new condition. The only damage is some very light scuffing and marking to book cover. Pages all clean, neat and tightly bound. Spine undamaged. An examination of how torture was used, suffered and resisted in Timor-Leste - and examines the extent to which transitional justive institutions have provided justice for torture victims. . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$64.55

An Introduction to Indian Religions

By Singh, Harbans and Joshi, Lal Mani

Parnassus Publishers and Printers, 1973 269 pages. Book cover bumped and a little creased at edges and corners. Spine bumped at top and bottom but otherwise undamaged. Pages worn at edges and a little marked at edges - and have some foxing to edges. Pages clean, neat and tightly bound. Previous owner's note written in ink on first page. A guide to the Hindu, Jain, Buddhist and Sikh faiths in India. . Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$21.52

Queering India: Same-Sex Love and Eroticism in Indian Culture and Society
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Queering India: Same-Sex Love and Eroticism in Indian Culture and Society

By Vanita, Ruth (Editor)

Routledge, 2002 252 pages. Cover has some light scuffing - and some bumping to corners. Bottom edge of front cover is creased. Spine is very slightly bumped at bottom, but uncreased. Previous bookseller's price has been written in pencil on inside corner of first page, then rubbed out - slight mark remains. Pages are a little bumped at corners and have some very slight marking to edges, but otherwise clean, neat and tightly bound. A collection of original essays on same-sex love and eroticism in India. . Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket.

$32.28

Herbicides in Vietnam

By Grummer, Gerhard

Berlin: The Vietnam Commission of the Afro-Asian Solidarity Committee of the GDR, 1969 191 pages. Book is very worn - cover is scuffed and faded and quite creased, particularly at corners and edges, which are a little dog-eared. Cover has some indentations and scratches and a small section has been torn. Spine is chipped and creased and bumped at corners and edges. Pages are very yellowed and well-thumbed at edges, and slightly creased and bent at corners. Pages clean and tightly bound. Slight musty smell to pages. Condition consistent with age of book. An examination of the use of chemical warfare in the Vietnam war. . Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$14.35