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The Pasha; How Mehemet Ali Defied the West 1839-1841.

by Letitia W. Ufford

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Published
2007
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9780786428939
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Jefferson NC McFarland, 2007, paperback. Mehemet Ali Pasha was called the founder of modern Egypt. Illustrated. Includes extensive research footnotes, bibliography and index. -- Softcover, 261 pages. Condition: near fine. ISBN 9780786428939
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Island of Java.

by Stockdale, John Joseph

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Published
1995
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9789625930794
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Singapore Periplus Editions, 1995, hardcover. Quality reprint of the 1811 original edition, written after the British capture of this unknown part of Indonesia, to "satisfy the curiosity of the British public." New introduction 1995 by John Bastin. -- Hardcover, 406 pages. Condition: near fine (owner name; tiny cover edge rub) with fine dust jacket. ISBN 9625930795
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Linguistics, Psychology, and the Chinese Language.

by Kao, Henry S. R.; Rumjahn Hoosain

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Published
1986
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Hong Kong University of Hong Kong, 1986, paperback. Centre of Asian Studies Occasional Papers and Monographs, no. 67. -- Softcover, 333 pages. Condition: near fine. -- Chapters by various authors include topics: acquisition of concepts; Stroop phenomena in the Japanese langugage; the verb in children's stories; EEG and calligraphy; language functions and subcortical structures; psychophysiological aspects.
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Wasurerarenai Anohi; The Day Never to be Forgotten.

by Kanagawa Atomic Bomb Sufferers Association

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2005
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Yokohama City Japan Kanagawa Atomic Bomb Sufferers Association, 2005, paperback. A collection of testimonies and pictures by sufferers of the A- bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Color reproductions of the artwork. Text also in Japanese. -- Softcover, oversize oblong. Condition: near fine (owner name; cover corner crease).
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The Middle East; A Brief History of the Last 2,000 Years.

by Lewis, Bernard

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Published
1995
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First Edition
ISBN
9780684807126
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New York Scribner, 1995, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing in U.S. -- Hardcover. Condition: fine, with fine dust jacket. ISBN 0684807122
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The Life Of an Amorous Woman, and other writings.

by Ihara Saikaku; Ivan Morris

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Published
1963
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Norfolk CT New Directions, 1963, hardcover. Second printing. Translated from the Japanese of this great Japanese fiction writer, lived 1642-1693, by Ivan Morris. UNESCO Collection of Representative Works. Illustrated. Includes extensive academic material by Morris: introduction, notes, bibliography, essays. Map on endsheets. -- Hardcover. Good-only used condition (rear-cover stained, otherwise a sound and… Read more
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Yamatopia, Ideal Japan. (four magazine issues, bound).

by Yamatopia; Tameo Kajiyama

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Published
1952
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Tokyo Yamatopic Publications, 1952, hardcover. Cover title: Thoughts and Ideas of Tameo Kajiyama. -- Post World War II propaganda periodical "humbly trying to endear Japan to the world." -- First pages feature an ad for the "finest whiskey in Japan" and a message from General MacArthur about democracy in Japan. Other features: kabuki plays, with brief selections from James… Read more
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Inspirations: A Guide to Our Forty Favorite Pieces.

by National Museum Volunteers Bangkok

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Published
2009
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Bangkok Thailand National Museum Volunteers, 2009, paperback. Later printing 2016. The pieces include prehistoric, Khmer, Lanna, Sukhothai, etc. -- Softcover, 8.4x11.4 inches. Condition: near fine.
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China's Minority Peoples.

by China, State Nationalities Affairs Commission

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Published
1996
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Beijing China Pictorial Publishing House, 1996, hardcover. Second edition. The peoples are shown in color photos, each with very brief history and cultural note. -- Hardcover, 9x12 inches. Condition: very good (printer's binding is wavy) with very good dust jacket. ISBN 80024046O/J04709600
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Traditional China in Asian and World History.

by Tansen Sen; Victor H. Mair

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Published
2012
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9780924304651
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Ann Arbor MI Association for Asian Studies, 2012, paperback. Illustrated with several maps, photos. -- Softcover. Condition: near fine. ISBN 9780924304651
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Arabs & Israelis, A dialogue.

by Friedlander, Saul; Mahmoud Hussein; Paul Auster

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Published
1975
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First Edition
ISBN
9780841902084
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New York Holmes & Meier, 1975, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing in U.S. Translated by PAUL AUSTER and Lydia Davis. -- Hardcover. Condition: near fine, with near fine dust jacket (tiny closed tear). -- Held after the 1973 War, discussion on the Palestinian question, specific proposals, viable solutions, the history of Zionism and British… Read more
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River Without Bridges; A Study of The Exodus of the 1967 Palestinian Arab Refugees.

by Dodd, Peter; Halim Barakat

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Published
1968
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Beirut Institute for Palestinian Studies, 1968, paperback. Softcover. Condition: very good.
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Chinese Literature, 2.

by Chinese Literature

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Published
1976
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Peking Foreign Languages Press, 1976, paperback. Stories, with illustrations, during the Cultural Revolution in China. -- Softcover. Condition: very good (label scar front-cover).
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Jordan: History, Arts and Ruins.

by Ulama, Mohsen M.

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Published
2008
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Amman Jordan al-Ulama Bookshop, 2008, paperback. New edition. Color photos on glossy paper. -- Softcover, 8x11 inches. Condition: near fine. ISBN
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The House of Nire.

by Kita, Morio

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Published
1984
ISBN
9780870115929
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New York Kodansha, 1984, hardcover. Japanese novel, called "unashamedly comic." Translated by Dennis Keene. -- Hardcover. Condition: near fine, with bright, price-clipped, near fine dust jacket. ISBN 0870115928
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As Long As Nothing Happens, Nothing Will.

by Jie, Zhang

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Published
1991
ISBN
9780802111449
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New York Grove Weidenfeld, 1991, hardcover. Novel, satire of post-Cultural Revolution China. Translated from Chinese by Gladys Yang and others. -- Hardcover. Condition: fine, with fine dust jacket. ISBN 0802111440
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Rose, Rose, I Love You.

by Wang Chen-Ho

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Published
1998
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9780231112024
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New York Columbia University Press, 1998, hardcover. Novel, ribald satire set in Taiwan village. Translated from Chinese by Howard Goldblatt. -- Hardcover. Condition: near fine, with near fine dust jacket. ISBN 0231112025
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The Net.

by Hetata, Sherif

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Published
1986
ISBN
9780862325336
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London Zed Books, 1986, hardcover. Novel of Egypt under the Sadat regime, depicting moral upheaval, political corruption, workers strike, secret police. Translated from Arabic. -- Hardcover. Condition: very good (pages margins tanned) with very good dust jacket. ISBN 0862325331
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Lawrence and the Arabs.

by Graves, Robert

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Published
1934
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London Cape, 1934, hardcover. Concise edition, in the Florin Books uniform series. Graves states that the excerpts printed here are from Seven Pillars of Wisdom which was not to be published in Lawrence's lifetime. -- Ownership dated 1934. Includes maps. -- Hardcover, 288 pages, plus list of titles in the Florin Books series. Condition: very good (spine and edges… Read more
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New York St. John's University Press, 391970, paperback. With bibliography and English/Chinese glossary. -- Softcover. Condition: very good (spine crease; top-edge spotted). Signed, inscribed by the author.
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