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THE CHINESE WORLD ORDER : Traditional China's Foreign Relations (Harvard East Asian Series, 32)
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THE CHINESE WORLD ORDER : Traditional China's Foreign Relations (Harvard East Asian Series, 32)

By John K. Fairbank (Editor & Contributor)

Cambridge, MA: Harvard Univ Press, 1968. Text/BRAND NEW & Bright. First Edition, First Thus. Beige linen boards/Fine. DJ/VG; intact w/closed tears to spine & surface losses to spine & lower back. 1968 Edition; published w/o ISBN number. Pre-20th century Chinese intellectual & institutional history. Examination of the philosophical foundations and execution of the China's sinocentric tributary system governing its foreign relations. Sinologist draw from China's formal histories & literature as well as documentation from tributary states such as Korea, Vietnam, and Japan. 416 pgs, 14 chapters: 1, A Preliminary Frame Work (John K. Fairbank); 2, Historical Notes on the Chinese World Order (Lien-sheng Yang); 3, Early Ming Relations with Southeast Asia: A Background Essay (Wang Gungwu); 4, The Ch'ing Trubute System (Mark Mancall); 5, Sino-Korean Tributary Relations in the Ch'ing Period (Hae-jong Chun); 6, The Ryukyu (Liu-ch'iu) Islands as a Fief of Satusma (Robert K. Sakai); 7, Investiture of Liu-ch'iu Kings in the Ch'ing Period (Ta-tuan Ch'en); 8, Intervention versus Tribute in Sino-Vietnamese Relations, 1788-1790 (Truong Buu Lam)' 9, China's Relations with Inner-Asian: The Hsiung-nu, Tibet (Chusei Suzuki); 10, The Origins of the Manchus' Mongolian Policy (David M. Farqyhar); 11, China & Central Asia, 1368-1884 (Joseph F. Fletcher); 12, Ch'ing Relations with the Dutch (John E. Willis, Jr.); 13, The Early Treaty System in the Chinese World Order (John K. Fairbank); and 14, The Chinese Perception of World Order, Past & Present (Bejamin I. Schwartz), followed by Glossary.. First Edition, First Thus. Hard Cover. NEAR FINE - COLLECTIBLE/Very Good. First Edition, First Thus.

$125.00

ELEANOR : The Years Alone
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ELEANOR : The Years Alone

By Joseph P. Lash; (Franklin C. Roosevelt, Jr., Foreword)

New York, NY: W. W. Norton, 1972. Text/BRAND NEW & Bright. Blue linen boards w/gilt embossed spine/Fine. DJ/VG; sound w/spot fading to spine, and light nips, chips & faint creasings to edges. Photo-collage endpapers. Author Joseph P. Lash (1909 - 1987) was secretary and confidant to Eleanor Roosevelt, gave us an intimate portrait of Eleanor and Franklin Roosevelt. 368 pgs; 15 chapters followed by 2 appendices. This volume centers on the 17 years Eleanor Roosevelt (1984 - 1962) lived beyond FDR's death in 1945. Her active participation in the United Nations and strong stance on the Universal Declaration of Human Rights were acheivements which led President Harry Truman to honor her as the First Lady of the World. An extraordinary portrait of an extraordinary person.. First Edition, First Thus. Hard Cover. NEAR FINE/Very Good.

$26.50

SPYMASTER [Original Title: WAR OF WITS] : (PaperBack Library, 54-322)
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SPYMASTER [Original Title: WAR OF WITS] : (PaperBack Library, 54-322)

By Ladislas Farago

New York, NY: Paperback Library, 1962. Text/NEW w/marked discoloration. Softcover/Good w/rubs to all edges, faint creasings to surface & spine. PO stamps to lower text block, and, trace humidity (?) stains to lower corner. Classic analysis of World War II international expionage by Hungarian-born military historian, former Assistant to the Deputy DIrector of U.S. Naval Intelligence, and Chief of Desk X of Radio Free Europe, Ladislas Faragó (1906 - 1980). First published 1954 under the title "War of Wits"; this is a re-titled 1964 reprint. An expert in the field, author gives a systematic account of aims, organization, and operations. Detailed descriptions of processes in the sophisticated collection, procurement, evaluation & and dissemination of information in usages of both negative or counter intelligence for propaganda use. 284 pgs in 5 parts: I, Intelligence; II, Espionage; III, Sabotage; IV, Counterespionage; and V. Propaganda. . 2nd Printing of 1964. Paperback. Good/None as Issued. Vintage/Espionage.

$26.50

RUSSIA UNDER THE LAST TSAR (Minnesota Paperbacks)

By Theofanis George Stavrou (Editor)

Minneapolis, MN: Univ of Minnesota Press, 1969. Text/BRAND NEW & Bright. Softcover/VG w/trace edge & surface wear, sticker removal shadow to upper front corner, and faint creasing to lower front corner. Collection of 8 essays addressing the last two decades ot the reign (1894 - 1917 abdication) of the last Russian emperor Nicholas II (1868 - 1918) , which ended with the revolutions of 1917. 265 pgs. Following the Introduction, the essays & authors are: 1, On Interpreting the Fate of Imperial Russia (Arthur Mendel); 2, Russian Conservative Thought before the Revolution (Robert F. Byrnes); 3, Russian Radical Thought, 1894-1917 (Donald W. Treadgold); 4, Constitutional Developments in Russia (Thomas Riha); 5, Problems of Industrialization (Theodore von Laue); 6, Politics, Universities & Science (Alexander Vucinich); 7, The Cultural Renaissance (Gleb Stuve); and 8, Some Imperatives of Russian Foreign Policy (Roderick E. McGrew).. First Edition, 3rd Printing. Paperback. Very Good/None as Issued. Imperial Russian History.

$22.50

WAR AND THE LIBERAL CONSCIENCE : The George Macauly Trevelyan Lectures)

By Sir Michael Howard

New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers Univ Press, 1978. Text/BRAND NEW. Blue linen boards w/gilt spine lettering/NF w/trace edge rubs. DJ/None. 1977 Trevelyan Lectures delivered at Univ of Cambridge by English military historian Sir Michael Howard. (1922 -). Aftermath of wars. Discourse on warfare (written prior to wars in Afganistan & Iraq) and consequent, complex influences on civil governmental institutions, politics & practices and civic culture. 143 pgs, in 6 chapters: I, The Growth of the Liberal Consience 1500-1792; II, War Peace & Nationalisms 1789 -1870; III, The Coming of the First World War 1870-1914; IV, Arms & the Covenant 1914-1935; V, The Challenge of Fascism 1936-1945; and VI, The Challenge of Communism 1945-1975.. First Edition, 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. NEAR FINE/No Jacket.

$32.50

THE GOVERNMENT OF FRANCE

By Gwendolen M. Carter; John M. Herz

New York, NY: Harcourt Brace & World, 1967. BRAND NEW COPY w/light wear to softcover. Primary historical resource to French governmental practices and concepts. Authored by Canadian-born political scientist Gwendolen Margaret Carter's (1906 - 1991) whose early work centered on European governments, and German-born scholar John H. Herz (1908 - 2005) who specialized in international relations and law. This 1967 volume comprises reprints from the 5th Edition of Major Foreign Powers. 138 pgs. w/charts & maps in 9 chapters: 1. The French People & Their Politics; 2, The French Political Heritage; 3, French Parties & Elections; 4, The French Parliment; 5, The French Executive; 6, The French Administration; 7, French Law & Courts; 8, French Society in Change; and 9, France & the World, followed by Conclusion.. First Edition, First Thus. Soft Cover. NEW/None as Issued. Vintage/1967 Issue.

$22.50

RUSSIA : The Roots of Confrontation (American Foreign Policy Library)
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RUSSIA : The Roots of Confrontation (American Foreign Policy Library)

By Daniels, Robert V.; (Edwin O. Reischauer, Fopreword)

Cambridge, MA: Harvard Univ Press, 1986. Text/BRAND NEW. Softcover/NF; strong w/faint creasing to lower front corner & echoes to first page & light shelfwear. History. Experiences and enignima of Russia. "Confrontations" is best defined "as that state when faced with difficulty"; historian Robert Vincent "Bill" Daniels (1926– - 2010) explores Russia' experience and the world's responses, inparticular that of the USA. 411 pgs, 13 chapters: 1, The Past in the Presentl 2, Holy Russial 3, Imperial Power; 4, The Road to Revolution;, 5, The Revolution of 1917; 6, War, Intervention & Internation Revoution of 1917; 7, The Evolution of the Soviet Union; 8, Isolation & Alliance; 9, Cold War & Coexistence; 10, The Contempory System; 11, Soviet Life & Culture; and 12, The Soviet Union & the World, followed by Conclusion.. First Edition, 3rd Printing. Soft Cover. NEAR FINE/None as Issued.

$26.50

GROWTH AND STRUCTURE OF THE MEXICAN FEEDSTUFFS INDUSTRY (Special Report 315, Univ of Mo, College of Agriculture, International Series 7)
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GROWTH AND STRUCTURE OF THE MEXICAN FEEDSTUFFS INDUSTRY (Special Report 315, Univ of Mo, College of Agriculture, International Series 7)

By Burst, Andrew C.; Bredahl, Maury E.; Warnken, Philip F.

Columbia Missouri: Univ of Mo/College of Agriculture, 1984. Text/VG; bracketing to pgs 76, 84, 87 & 88, else As New. Softcover/VG; strong w/shelfwear & PO name sticker to upper front corner. Inked side bars to pgs 84 & 87/88. Mexican agricultural economics. Analysis of the rapid rise in consumption of animal protein during the 1970s & early 1980s through the Animal Feed Industry --- inputs into the poultry, dairy, & swine production sectors in response to consumer demands. Reliance on imports in cereal and oilseed in the face of declining petroleum prices led to the demise of the Mexican Food System (or SAM), the self-sufficiency goals of which proved unrealistic. 128 pgs. Text in 3 parts: I, Introduction; II, The Feed Grain & Oilseed Complexes; and III, The Animal Feed Industry.. First Edition, First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$48.50

THE GREAT GLOBE ITSELF : A Preface to World Affairs

By Bullitt, William C.; (Francis P. Sempa, Introduction)

New York, NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1946. Text/BRAND NEW & Bright. Maroon line boards/Fine. DJ/NF w/light edge & surface rubs & small loss to upper spine edge. Review of international relations during 1914 to 1946, between USA, Great Britain ans the Soviett Union. Author William Bullitt (1891 - 1967), the first U.S. Ambassador to the USSR, and to France at the outbreak of the 2nd World War records the emerging Cold War between the US and the USSR. nited States and the Soviet Union. During the war, Bullitt repeatedly urged President Roosevelt to wage war with a view toward the postwar balance of power. Volume records missed opportunities and misreadings of the Soviet Union, albeit a wartime ally. . First Edition, First Thus. Hard Cover. NEAR FINE/Near Fine. First Edition, 1946.

$32.50

GLOBALIZATION: Key Idieas: 2nd Edition
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GLOBALIZATION: Key Idieas: 2nd Edition

By Waters, Malcolm

London, UK: Routledge, 2001. BRAND NEW COPY w/faint wrinkling to lower corner of first page. A socio-economic and political analysis as contraints of geography not only recede, but when people are aware and act accordingly. First published 1995; this is the Revised 2nd Edition of 2001. 247 pgs. 8 chapters: 1, A World of Difference; 2, Trading Places: The Int'l Economy; 3, Open Spaces: The Globilizing Economy; 4, States of Flux: Int'l Politics; 5, Wither the State? Globilizing Politics; 6, Clashing Civilizations: Int'l Politics; 7, New World Chaos: Globilizing Cultures; and 8, Real World Arguments. 2nd Edition, First Thus. Soft Cover. NEW/None as Issued. 2nd Edition, First Thus.

$28.50

ON COLONIALISM: Articles from the New York Tribune and Other Writings, (New World Paperbacks #120)
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ON COLONIALISM: Articles from the New York Tribune and Other Writings, (New World Paperbacks #120)

By Marx, Karl; Engels, Frederick

New York, NY: International Publishers, 1972. Text/ink check marks to Contents, else BRAND NEW & Bright. Softcover/VG; sound with edge & surface rubs, and faint creasings to lower front corner. Light brown spotting (acidic paper reaction) to text blocks. PO name to title page. Articles, mostly written for The New York Tribune in the 1850's by Marx (1818 - 1883, and translated from German to English by Engels (1820 - 1895). Socialist analysis of the collapse of colonialism and remanent social consequences. Contents in 4 parts: I, Articles Written in 1850-1888; II, From Marx's Capital; and III, Letters (Marx & Engels, written between 1953 to 1894). . First Edition, First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good/None as Issued.

$14.50

COTTON-TEXTILE DIPLOMACY: Japan, Great Britain and the United States, 1930-1936 (Dissertations in European Economic History II)
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COTTON-TEXTILE DIPLOMACY: Japan, Great Britain and the United States, 1930-1936 (Dissertations in European Economic History II)

By Ishii, Osamu

New York, NY: Arno Press/New York Times Co, 1981. EX-LIB/UNCIRCULATED Copy. Text/NEW & Bright. Black linen boards/NF. DJ/None. 1977 dissertation of Osamu Ishii (1936 -). Outstanding study of relationships between industrial powers --- world trade in the decade of shrinking purchasing power of the Great Depression and ensuing rise of economic nationalism. In 1931 Japan expanded its economic policy. As Japanese industrial products, chiefly cotton textiles, moved into markets previsously monopolized by Great Britain and the US disequilibrium set in. 511 pgs. 10 chapters ub 4 parts: Part I, The Japanese Initiative (1930-1933): 1, Japanese Trade Expansion; 2, Lancashire, Osaka & the Chinese Market. Part II, The British Response (1932-1934): 3, The Indian Market; 4, The Failure of Cartel Negotiations; 5, From Economic Internationalism to Economic Nationalism. Part III, The American Response (1933-1936): 6, The Defense of the US Market; 7, The Limits of 'Economic Diplomacy' , I (Latin America markets); 8, The Limits of 'Economic Diplomacy' , II,. And, Part IV, Japan's Retreat into Asia (1934-1936): 9, The Limits of 'Economic Diplomacy', III (Canadian & Australian Markets); and 10, Consequence of the Takahashi Policy (Japan & China), followed by Conclusion.. First Edition, First Thus. Soft Cover. NEAR FINE/No Jacket. First Edition, First Thus.

$325.00

MALVINAS: La Trama Secreta (Coleccion Espejo de Argentina) (Spanish Edition)

By Cardoso, Oscar R.; Kirschbaum, R.; Van Deer Kooy, E.

Buenos Aires, Argentina: Sudamericana/Planeta, 1983. Text/NEW & bright. Softcover/VG; sound w/light rubs to leading edges & surfaces, and marked lean to spine. Monograph. History of the 10-week, 1982, Falklands War (Guerra de las Malvinas) between Argentina dn the UK. Invasion of the Falkland Islands and South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands by Argentina to gain sovereignty, ending with Argentine surrender and acceptance of British control. Islands, where even trees will not grow, had been a Crown Colony since 1892, and primarily inhabited by British settlers with alligance to U.K. . Primera Edicion, 14th, 1984. Soft Cover. Very Good/None as Issued. Text/Spanish.

$16.50

DER SOWJETISCHE GEHEIMDIENST [The Soviet Secret Services]; German Edition

By Heilbrunn, Otto

Frankfurt, Germany: Verlag fur Wehrwesen Bernhard & Graefe, 1956. Text/BRAND NEW; German language text. Black linen boards/Fine. DJ/VG; sound w/nips, chips & small losses to edges. Work known under its English title: "The Soviet Secret Services". Analysis of Soviet espionage practices in Germany during World War II. Author Otto Heilbrunn (1906-1969) studied the Communist world's insurgency tactics in depth; educated in Germany, he was U.S. Assistant Counsel at the Nuremburg War Crimes, and later, in service to the British War Office, at the Manstein trial. This detailed study of the Soviet Secret Service addresses problems of national security in the nuclear age, and importantly, gives due attention to much ignored disaffection in the developing world as well as the power of psychological warfare as instruments of war. A milestone.. Hard Cover. NEW/Very Good. Text/German.

$36.50

SESENTA ANOS DE LABOR DIPLOMATICA: (Archivo Historico Diplomatico Mexicano, #10, Cuarta Epoca) (Spanish Edition)

By Colina, Rafael de La

Mexico, D.F., Mexico: Secretaria de Relaciones Exteriores, 1981. BRAND NEW COPY w/trace edge wear to white softcover. Mexico Diplomatic Historical Archives, Volume 10, 1981. 60 years of Mexican diplomatic efforts. 242 pgs. Text: 1, Homanje Nacional a Rafael de la Colina; 2, Consul, Embajador y Amigo; 3, Ensayos; 4, Conmemoraciones y Agradecimientos; 5, En la Organizacion de las Naciones Unidas; and 6, En la Organizacion de los Estados Unidas.. Primera Edicion. Paperback/Journal. NEW/None as Issued. Text/Spanish.

$64.50

ENSAYO JURIDICO-CONSULARES (Archivo Historico Diplomatico Mexicano, Serie Divulgacion/14, Cuarta Epoca) (Spanish Edition)

By Xilotl Ramirez, Ramon

Mexico, D.F., Mexico: Secretaria de Relaciones Exteriores, 1987. BRAND NEW COPY w/trace edge wear to softcover. International relations. Monograph. Textbook. Consular services and national & international laws, particularly regarding Mexico and Mexican citizens. Prepared by Mexican career diplomat Ramon Xilotl Ramirez. Introduction to and analysis of rules and regulations, conventions and declarations determining complex relationships between diplomatic and consular laws and those governing independent nations. Case studies include judgements applied to undocumented Mexican nationals in U.S.the United States' courts.. First Edition, First Thus. Paperback/Journal. NEW/None as Issued. Text/Spanish.

$64.50

ESTUDIOS INTERNACIONALES: Num 15, Cuarta Epoca, Archivo Historico Diplomatico Mexicano (Spanish Edition)

By Gomez Robledo, Antonio; (Jose Luis Yunes, Prologo)

Mexico, D.F., Mexico: Secretaria de Relaciones Exteriores, 1982. BRAND NEW COPY w/faint creasing to lower front corner. Num 15, Cuarta Epoca, Archivo Historico Diplomatico Mexicano. International law. 7 essays by of Mexican diplomat and scholar Antonio Gomez Robledo (1908 - 1994), recognized for scholarly writings on philosophy, justice and international law. 290 pgs. Contents: 1, El Problema de la Conquista en Alonso de la Vercruz; 2, Andres Bello, Internacionalista; 3, Le Equidad y Sus Funciones; 4, La Clausula rebus sic stantibus; 5, El Abuso del Derecho en Derecho International; 6, La Legitima Defensa en la Era Nuclear; and 7, La Autodeterminacion de los Pueblos. . Primera Edicion. Paperback/Journal. NEW/None as Issued. Text/Spanish.

$64.50

THE ECONOMIST POCKET WORLD IN FIGURES: 2005 Edition

By The Economist Editorial Staff

London, UK: The Economist/Profile Books, 2005. BRAND NEW COPY. Trim, pocket-sized guide to economic profiles of 67 major countries for the year 2005. Convenient reference to demographic status, refugees & asylum statistics, size of economy & international trade, living standards & purchasing power, foreign debt burden, etc.. 2005 Edition, First Thus. Paperback. NEW - COLLECTIBLE/None as Issued.

$8.50

NORTHERN IRELAND: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Europe of the Committee on Foreign Affairs House of Representatives, 92 Congress, 2nd Session--Feb 28, 29 & March 1, 1972

By House of Representatives, Committee on Foreign Affairs

Washington, D.C.: U.S. Gov't Printing Office, 1972. BRAND NEW COPY w/trace wear to softcover. 639 pgs. U.S. congressional inquiry into how best to help solve contentions in Northern Ireland. A direct response to the Jan 30th, Bloody Sunday (or, the Bogside Massacre) in which[1] – was an incident on 30 January 1972 in the Bogside area of Derry, Northern Ireland. British soldiers opened fire and shot 26 unarmed civilians during a protest march in Derry. The march was organized by the Northern Ireland Civil Rights Assoc. and the Northern Resistance Movement. . First Edition, First Thus. Soft Cover. NEW/None as Issued.

$24.50

THE JAPANESE THROUGH AMERICAN EYES
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THE JAPANESE THROUGH AMERICAN EYES

By Johnson, Sheila K.

Stanford, CA: Stanford Univ Press, 1991. BRAND NEW COPY. Sheila K. Johnson (1937 -) considers selected American notions towards the Japanese. This book is a much revised, updated, and expanded edition of American Attitudes Toward Japan, 1941-1975 (1975), and Amerika-jin no Nihon-kan (1986). Based, chiefly on ideas and notions openly, and subtley, expressed in novels, newsprint, magazines, tour guides, cartoons, movies, and televsion shows, Johnson pieces together salient views Americans (excluding those of Japanese-Americans) habor towards Japan. An interesting comparative basis as one considers contemporary perspectives.. Paperback. NEW/None as Issued.

$14.50

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