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China's Last Empire: The Great Qing

by William T. Rowe and Timothy Brook Belknap Press
Pub Date:
09/2012
ISBN:
9780674066243
Format:
Pbk 368 pages

In a brisk revisionist history, William T. Rowe challenges the standard narrative of Qing China as a decadent, inward-looking...

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China: A New Cultural History

by Cho-yun Hsu Columbia University Press
Pub Date:
04/2012
ISBN:
9780231159210
Format:
Pb+ 632 pages

An internationally recognized authority on Chinese history and a leading innovator in its telling, Cho-yun Hsu constructs an original...

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China's Cosmopolitan Empire: The Tang Dynasty

by Mark Edward Lewis and Timothy Brook Belknap Press
Pub Date:
04/2012
ISBN:
9780674064010
Format:
Pb+ 368 pages

The Tang dynasty is often called China’s "golden age," a period of commercial, religious, and cultural connections from...

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Eurasian Crossroads: A History of Xinjiang

by James Millward Columbia University Press
Pub Date:
05/2009
ISBN:
9780231139250
Format:
Pb+ 352 pages

Eurasian Crossroads is the first comprehensive history of Xinjiang, the vast central Eurasian region bordering India, Pakistan,...

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Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War

by Viet Nguyen Harvard University Press
Pub Date:
11/2017
ISBN:
9780674979840
Format:
Pb+ 384 pages

All wars are fought twice, the first time on the battlefield, the second time in memory. From the author of the Pulitzer Prize–winning...

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Mumbai Fables

by Gyan Prakash Princeton University Press
Pub Date:
10/2011
ISBN:
9780691153179
Format:
Pb+ 408 pages

A place of spectacle and ruin, Mumbai exemplifies the cosmopolitan metropolis. It is not just a big city but also a soaring vision...

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Pandemonium and Parade: Japanese Monsters and the Culture of Yokai

by Michael Dylan Foster University of California Press
Pub Date:
09/2008
ISBN:
9780520253629
Format:
Pb+ 312 pages

Water sprites, mountain goblins, shape-shifting animals, and the monsters known as yôkai have long haunted the Japanese cultural...

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Making China Modern: From the Great Qing to Xi Jinping

by Klaus Muhlhahn Belknap Press
Pub Date:
12/2018
ISBN:
9780674737358
Format:
Hbk 736 pages

A panoramic survey of China’s rise and resilience through war and rebellion, disease and famine, that rewrites China’s history...

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Company and the Shogun: The Dutch Encounter with Tokugawa Japan

by Adam Clulow Columbia University Press
Pub Date:
04/2016
ISBN:
9780231164290
Format:
Pb+ 352 pages

Adam Clulow's The Company and the Shogun is the Winner of the 2016 W.K. Hancock Prize from the Australian Historical Association....

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Migration in the Time of Revolution: China, Indonesia, and the Cold War

by Taomo Zhou Cornell University Press
Pub Date:
10/2019
ISBN:
9781501739934
Format:
Hbk 318 pages

Migration in the Time of Revolution examines how two of the world's most populous countries interacted between 1945 and 1967,...

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Saipan: The Battle That Doomed Japan in World War II

by James H. Hallas Stackpole Books
Pub Date:
07/2019
ISBN:
9780811738439
Format:
Hbk 592 pages

The story of the Battle of Saipan has it all. Marines at war: on Pacific beaches, in hellish volcanic landscapes in places like...

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Comfort Women: Sexual Violence and Postcolonial Memory in Korea and Japan

by C Sarah Soh University of Chicago Press
Pub Date:
01/2009
ISBN:
9780226767772
Format:
Pb+ 384 pages

In an era marked by atrocities perpetrated on a grand scale, the tragedy of the so-called comfort women - mostly Korean women...

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Early Chinese Empires: Qin and Han

by Mark Edward Lewis Belknap Press
Pub Date:
10/2010
ISBN:
9780674057340
Format:
Pbk 336 pages

In 221 BC, the First Emperor of Qin unified the lands that would become the heart of a Chinese empire. Though forged by conquest,...

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Makers of Modern Asia

by Ramachandra Guha Belknap Press
Pub Date:
11/2016
ISBN:
9780674970809
Format:
Pb+ 400 pages

Hardly more than a decade old, the twenty-first century has already been dubbed the Asian Century in recognition of China and...

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Manchu Princess, Japanese Spy: The Story of Kawashima Yoshiko, the Cross-Dressing Spy Who Commanded Her Own Army

by Phyllis Birnbaum Columbia University Press
Pub Date:
11/2016
ISBN:
9780231152198
Format:
Pb+ 272 pages

Aisin Gioro Xianyu (1907–1948) was the fourteenth daughter of a Manchu prince and a legendary figure in China's bloody struggle...

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