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  • Ceylon book cover

    Ceylon

    1st Edition

    By firstname surname

    Published in 1939, this book provides a comprehensive observation of Ceylon and the Ceylonese people. Covering topics including the rest-house; the Lord Buddha; the Lost cities; Sigiriya, Buddhist temples and the Jungle, the book considers the human geography of the island calibrating it with the…

    Paperback – 2020-07-03 
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  • The Soul of the Far East book cover

    The Soul of the Far East

    1st Edition

    By Percival Lowell

    First published in 1908, this volume explored Japanese culture and society for British readers in the wake of the Anglo-Japanese treaty of 1902. Japan’s recent victory over the Russian Empire in the Russo-Japanese war in 1904-5 had represented the first victory of an Asian power over its Western…

    Paperback – 2020-07-03 
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  • Social Change In The Pacific Isl book cover

    Social Change In The Pacific Isl

    1st Edition

    By Robillard

    First published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
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  • Ethiopian Jewish Immigrants in Israel: The Homeland Postponed book cover

    Ethiopian Jewish Immigrants in Israel

    The Homeland Postponed, 1st Edition

    By Tanya Schwarz

    This is an ethnographic study of Ethiopian Jews, or Beta Israel, a few years after their migration from rural Ethiopia to urban Israel. For the Beta Israel, the most significant issue is not, as is commonly assumed, adaptation to modern society, but rather 'belonging' in their new homeland, and the…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
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  • Enterprise Unionism In Japan book cover

    Enterprise Unionism In Japan

    1st Edition

    By Kawanishi

    First published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
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  • Early Mapping Of Hawaii book cover

    Early Mapping Of Hawaii

    1st Edition

    By Fitzpatrick

    First published in 1987. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
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  • Makers Of Japan book cover

    Makers Of Japan

    1st Edition

    By J Morris

    First Published in 1906, Morris melds Japanese culture and historic past to create a discourse on the change in attitude to foreign powers in the 1800’s. By providing a general impression of Japan and her people, and discussing the workings of reform, as exemplified in the lives of her patriots,…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
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  • Japanese Traditions of Christianity book cover

    Japanese Traditions of Christianity

    1st Edition

    By firstname surname

    Published in 1930, this book traces the long history of Christianity in Japan. Paske-Smith details the journey of the early missionaries from the west, the conflict that arose from the introduction of Christianity to Japan and how Christianity’s influence transformed some of the Japanese cultural…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
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  • Netsukes book cover

    Netsukes

    1st Edition

    By Albert Brockhous

    Edited by E.G. Stillman

    First published in 1924, no book had ever before emerged dealing with Netsukes, one of the most fascinating and interesting forms of expression of the Japanese in art. Netsukes are the exquisitely carved and infinitely varied little knobs used by the Japanese to keep from slipping all kinds of…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
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  • Maritime Law in China: Emerging Issues and Future Developments book cover

    Maritime Law in China

    Emerging Issues and Future Developments, 1st Edition

    Edited by Johanna Hjalmarsson, Jenny Jingbo Zhang

    The Chinese maritime and shipping market has been expanding enormously in recent times as its commercial capacity to perform shipping, ship building, banking and insurance activities grows and the role of the State as guarantor of commerce is gradually reduced. This book provides a detailed guide…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
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    Contemporary Commercial Law

  • Burma Through the Centuries: Being a short account of the leading races of Burma, of their origin, and of their struggles for supremacy throughout past centuries; also of the three Burmese Wars and of the annexation of te country by the British Government book cover

    Burma Through the Centuries

    Being a short account of the leading races of Burma, of their origin, and of their struggles for supremacy throughout past centuries; also of the three Burmese Wars and of the annexation of te country by the British Government, 1st Edition

    By J. Stuart

    First published in 1909, at the midpoint of British occupation, this volume sought to provide the first popular history of Burma (now Myanmar) for British businessmen and visitors otherwise put off by difficulties of translation and understanding. Having lived in Burma for forty years, arriving…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
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  • Manchuria: Its People, Resources and Recent History book cover

    Manchuria

    Its People, Resources and Recent History, 1st Edition

    By Alexander Hosie

    First published in 1901, this volume emerged in the aftermath of the Russian invasion of Manchuria. Its author had been in charge of the British Consulate at Newchwang in Manchuria for two periods between 1894 and 1900. The book contains an account of journeys in Eastern and Northern Manchuria,…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
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