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The Rape of Nanking; The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II

by Chang, Iris

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Published
1998
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Very Good Condition
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Reprint
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9780141007885
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Penguin Books, London, 1998. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. In December 1937, the Japanese army swept into the ancient city of Nanking. Within weeks, more than 300,000 Chinese civilians were systematically raped, tortured, and murdered – a death toll exceeding that of the atomic blasts of Hiroshima and Nagasaki combined. Using extensive interviews with survivors… Read more
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Living with Asia

by Cairns, J. F (Jim) 1914 - 2003

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Published
1965
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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Lansdowne Press, Melbourne, 1965. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. VIII, 180 pages, includes reference notes, and end page maps of Australia and its neighbours. Age toning of the page edges, no other damage to describe. The author of many books, believes that the stress foreign policy is based on an analysis… Read more
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Burma Surgeon

by Seagrave, Gordon S

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Published
1945
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Very Good Condition
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Reprint
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Dymock's Book Arcade Ltd, Sydney, 1945. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. 250 grammes; 192 pages, last 2 blank, list of illustrations. Map illustrated endpapers, showing Burma and her neighbours. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photography. Olive coloured snake skin textured boards with black writing on the spine and front panel.… Read more
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Mussoorie & Landour: Days of Wine and Roses

by Bond, Ruskin

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Published
1997
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Very Good Condition
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Revised Edition
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9788174360335
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Roli Books Pvt Ltd, New Delhi, India, 1997. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. clean copy, apart from a daughter's inscription to her mother on the inside of the front cover there is no damage. Complementing the text of photographs which succeed in capturing the essence of this charming town, representing not just… Read more
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Zhivago's Children: The Last Russian Intelligentsia

by Zubok, Vladislav

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Published
2009
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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9780674062320
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Belknap Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 2009. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. secondhand copy with no damage stop illustrated with black-and-white photographs within the pages. Chapter notes, and index. Among the least chronicled aspects of post-World War II European intellectual and cultural history is the story of the Russian intelligentsia after Stalin. The author turned a… Read more
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East Asia; the Modern Transformation (a History of East Asian Civilization volume Two

by Fairbank, John K., Craig, Albert M., Reischauer, Edwin O

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Published
1967
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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George Allen & Unwin, London, 1967. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Various. 1.6 kg; XVI, 960 pages, last four pages in advertisements for other books by the publisher. The text is illustrated with maps, and 80 black-and-white plates (photographs), indexed, and includes a pronunciation guide of Chinese, Korean and Japanese,… Read more
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Burma Surgeon

by Seagrave, Gordon S

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Published
1945
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Good
Edition
Second Australian Edition
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Dymock's Book Arcade Ltd, Sydney, 1945. Second Australian Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 192 pages, last 2 blank, list of illustrations. Map illustrated endpapers, showing Burma and her neighbours. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photography. Olive coloured snake skin textured boards with black writing on the spine and front panel. … Read more
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Living with Asia

by Cairns, J. F (Jim) 1914 - 2003

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Published
1965
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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Lansdowne Press, Melbourne, 1965. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. VIII, 180 pages, includes reference notes, and end page maps of Australia and its neighbours. Age toning of the page edges, ownership detail at the top of the first page, slight rubbing at the bottom left hand corner of the rear panel.… Read more
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The Truth about Anna; and Other Stories

by Warren, William

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Published
2000
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Good
Edition
First Edition Thus
ISBN
9789813018372
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Archipelago Press, Singapore, 2000. First Edition Thus. Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. VI, 7-226 pages, last two pages blank, introduction by author. Photographic front cover with white and yellow titles to the front panel and backstrip. Creasing to the book corners and rubbing to the book edges and book panels. Browning and handling… Read more
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Beautiful Bali

by Blackwood, Sir Robert

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Published
1970
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Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Hampden Hall, Melbourne, 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 440 g.; X, 158 pages, list of illustrations, foreword by author, bibliography and index. At the rear of the book is a three page foldout colour map of the island of Bali. The text is illustrated with 52 colour photographs throughout the… Read more
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Malaysia and the 'Original People'; A Study of the Impact of Development on Indigenous Peoples

by Denton, Robert Knox, Endicott, Kirk,Gomess, Alberto G. and Hooker, M.B

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Published
1997
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Good Condition
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Reprint
ISBN
9780205198177
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Allyn and Bacon, Boston . Toronto . Sydney . Tokyo . Singapore, 1997. Reprint. Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 260 g.; XVI, 176 pages, last page blank, foreword to this series, preface by authors, acknowledgements, and references. Illustrated verso sides of covers, both different, front cover showing indigenous peoples of… Read more
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Journey into Thailand

by Adam, Keith

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Published
2001
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Good
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First Edition
ISBN
9780642973351
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Australian Broadcasting Commission, Sydney, 2001. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 635 g.; IV, 5-144 pages, last page blank, introduction by author and acknowledgements. Map Illustrated endpapers, of Thailand. The text is illustrated with 32 pages of colour photography, scattered through out the text in four-page blocks. Red coloured boards with gilt… Read more
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Kalinangan Book Series 1; Philippine Society: Reflections on Contemporary Issues

by Various

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Published
1990
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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Institute of Religion and Culture, Philippines, 1990. First Edition. Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Emmanuel R. Garibay. 280 g.; VI, 180 pages, foreword by Luna L. Dingayan. The text is illustrated with cartoons and illustrations by Emmanuel R. Garibay. Illustrated covers with red background and white and black titles to the front panel… Read more
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Maritime Change: Issues for Asia

by Babbage, Ross & Bateman, Sam -- Editors

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Published
1993
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781863734202
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Allen & Unwin in association with the Royal Australian Navy And Australian Defence Industries Ltd, St Leonards, New South Wales, 1993. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Diagrams. 500 g; XXII, 194 pages, last two pages blank, includes chapter notes, index. Illustrated with a map of the Asia-Pacific region, and various graphs,… Read more
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East Asia: the Modern Transformation (a History of East Asian Civilization volume Two

by Fairbank, John K., Craig, Albert M., Reischauer, Edwin O

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Published
1967
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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George Allen & Unwin, London, 1967. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Various. 1.6 kg; XVI, 960 pages, last four pages in advertisements for other books by the publisher. The text is illustrated with maps, and 80 black-and-white plates (photographs), indexed, and includes a pronunciation guide of Chinese, Korean and Japanese,… Read more
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Animals of Asia The Ecology of the Oriental Region

by MacKinnon, John Ramsay & MacKinnon, Kathleen

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Published
1979
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Good
Edition
Revised Edition
ISBN
9780726954665
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Cassell Australia, New South Wales, 1979. Revised Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 900 g; 140 pages, includes bibliography, glossary, and index. Colour illustrated dustwrapper, text illustrated with photographs, drawings, maps, charts. There is an erasure mark at the top right-hand corner of the front end page, where the pale orange colour… Read more
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The Timely Rain; Travels in New Tibet

by Gelder, Stuart & Gelder, Roma

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Published
1964
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Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Hutchinson of London, London, 1964. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 600 g; XXVIII, 248 pages, list of illustrations, foreword by Edgar Snow, 6 appendices and index. Map illustrated endpapers, showing Tibet and the surrounding countries. Map frontispiece, showing Lhasa Valley from Sera Monastery. The text is illustrated… Read more
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Burma Surgeon

by Seagrave, Gordon S

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Published
1945
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Good
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Reprint
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Dymock's Book Arcade Ltd, Sydney, 1945. Reprint. Hardcover. Good/Good. 250 grammes; 192 pages, last 2 blank, list of illustrations. Map illustrated endpapers, showing Burma and her neighbours. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photography. Olive coloured snake skin textured boards with black writing on the spine and front panel. Bumping… Read more
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A Chindit Story

by Baggaley, James

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Published
1954
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Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Souvenir Press, London, 1954. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. 164pp., last blank, foreword by author. Black and white line map as frontispiece. Light green boards with gilt writing on spine. Shelf wear to both the top and bottom book edges and dust marks to the top paper edge and browning to the… Read more
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Bruce Petty; Australian artist in South-East Asia

by Petty, Bruce

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Published
1962
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Good Condition
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First Edition
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Greyflower Publications, Melbourne, 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/Fair. Illustrator: Bruce Petty. Non paginated, introduction by Ronald Searle. Illustrated endpapers, being a map of Australia and Southeast Asia drawn by Bruce Petty. The text is illustrated with copious black-and-white line drawings and graphic illustrations by the author. The text is printed on… Read more
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