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SECRET WAR IN SHANGHAI: AN UNTOLD STORY OF ESPIONAGE, INTRIGUE, AND  TREASON IN WORLD WAR II

SECRET WAR IN SHANGHAI: AN UNTOLD STORY OF ESPIONAGE, INTRIGUE, AND TREASON IN WORLD WAR II

by Wasserstein, Bernard

Condition
Used - Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket
Edition
First Edition
Published
1999
Binding
Hardcover
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Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin. Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket. 1999. First Edition. Hardcover. Book is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light bumping to spine ends & bottom corner else a bright & solid copy. Dust jacket is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light bumping to spine ends else bright, intact & whole. FOLCAS… Read more about this item
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WAR CRIMINAL: THE LIFE AND DEATH OF HIROTA KOKI

WAR CRIMINAL: THE LIFE AND DEATH OF HIROTA KOKI

by Shiroyama, Saburo

Condition
Used - Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket
Edition
First American Edition
Published
1977
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: Kodansha International. Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket. 1977. First American Edition. Hardcover. Book is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, remainder mark to bottom edge else a bright & solid copy. Dust jacket is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light bumping to spine ends else bright, intact & whole. FOLCAS 9/23; 8vo… Read more about this item
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THE WALLED KINGDOM: A HISTORY OF CHINA FROM ANTIQUITY OF THE PRESENT

THE WALLED KINGDOM: A HISTORY OF CHINA FROM ANTIQUITY OF THE PRESENT

by Rodzinski, Witold

Condition
Used - Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket
Edition
First Edition
Published
1984
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: Free Press. Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket. 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. Book is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light bumping to spine ends else a bright & solid copy. Dust jacket is in VG condition with light rubbing to edges, light bumping to spine ends, creased front fly, small closed tears to front cover… Read more about this item
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ESCAPE FROM CAMP 14: ONE MAN'S REMARKABLE ODYSSEY FROM NORTH KOREA TO  FREEDOM IN THE WEST

ESCAPE FROM CAMP 14: ONE MAN'S REMARKABLE ODYSSEY FROM NORTH KOREA TO FREEDOM IN THE WEST

by Harden, Blaine

Condition
Used - Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket
Edition
Fifth Printing
Published
2012
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: Viking. Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket. 2012. Fifth Printing. Hardcover. Book is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light bumping to spine ends else a bright & solid copy. Dust jacket is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light bumping to spine ends else bright, intact & whole. BSC 6/23 ; 8vo 8"… Read more about this item
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HERITAGE OF TIBET

HERITAGE OF TIBET

by Zwalf, W.

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Used - Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Published
1981
Binding
Softcover
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London: British Museum Publications, LTD. Near Fine. 1981. First Edition. Softcover. Book is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, owner's ink stamp to 1/2 title page else a bright & solid copy. BSC 6/23 ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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THE HERMIT KING: THE DANGEROUS GAME OF KIM JONG UN

THE HERMIT KING: THE DANGEROUS GAME OF KIM JONG UN

by Lee, Chung Min

Condition
Used - Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket
Edition
First Edition
Published
2019
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: All Points Books. Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket. 2019. First Edition. Hardcover. Book is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light bumping to spine ends else a bright & solid copy. Dust jacket is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light bumping to spine ends else bright, intact & whole. BILCCC 4/23; 8vo… Read more about this item
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THE YAMATO DYNASTY: THE SECRET HISTORY OF JAPAN'S IMPERIAL FAMILY

THE YAMATO DYNASTY: THE SECRET HISTORY OF JAPAN'S IMPERIAL FAMILY

by Seagrave, Sterling & Peggy

Condition
Used - Very Good in Near Fine dustjacket
Edition
First Edition
Published
1999
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: Broadway Books. Very Good in Near Fine dustjacket. 1999. First Edition. Hardcover. Book is in VG condition with rubbing to edges, bumping to spine ends, small ding to bottom edge, owner's ink stamp to FFE else a bright & solid copy. Dust jacket is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light bumping to spine ends else… Read more about this item
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JOURNEY TO THE ORIENT

JOURNEY TO THE ORIENT

by De Nerval, Gerard

Condition
Used - Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket
Edition
First Thus
Published
1972
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: New York University Press. Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket. 1972. First Thus. Hardcover. 1972 New York Univ. Reprint. Translated from the French by Norman Glass. Book is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light bumping to spine ends else a bright & solid copy. Dust jacket is in VG condition with light rubbing to edges,… Read more about this item
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HONORABLE SURVIVOR: MAO'S CHINA, MCCARTHY'S AMERICA, AND THE PERSECUTION  OF JOHN S. SERVICE

HONORABLE SURVIVOR: MAO'S CHINA, MCCARTHY'S AMERICA, AND THE PERSECUTION OF JOHN S. SERVICE

by Joiner, Lynne

Condition
Used - Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket
Edition
Second Printing
Published
2009
Binding
Hardcover
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Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press. Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket. 2009. Second Printing. Hardcover. Book is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted else a bright & solid copy. Dust jacket is in NF condition - bright, intact & whole. BSC 10/22 ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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THE BURMA ROAD: THE EPIC STORY OF THE CHINA-BURMA-INDIA THEATRE IN WORLD  WAR II

THE BURMA ROAD: THE EPIC STORY OF THE CHINA-BURMA-INDIA THEATRE IN WORLD WAR II

by Webster, Donovan

Condition
Used - Very Good in Near Fine dustjacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Published
2003
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: Farrar Straus and Giroux. Very Good in Near Fine dustjacket. 2003. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Book is in VG condition with light rubbing to edges, light bumping to spine ends & corners, owner's inscription to FFE else a bright & solid copy. Dust jacket is in NF condition with light rubbing to edges, light … Read more about this item
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LEE KUAN YEW

LEE KUAN YEW

by Josey, Alex

Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
Reprint
Published
1989
Binding
Softcover
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Singapore: Times Books International. Very Good. 1989. Reprint. Softcover. Book is in VG condition with light rubbing to edges, light bumping to top corner, barcode remnants to rear cover else still a bright & solid copy. SA 8/22 ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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A HISTORY OF JAPAN TO 1334

A HISTORY OF JAPAN TO 1334

by Sansom, George

Condition
Used - Very Good with no dustjacket
Edition
Second Printing
Published
1959
Binding
Hardcover
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Palo Alto, CA: Stanford University Press. Very Good with no dustjacket. 1959. Second Printing. Hardcover. Book is in VG condition with light rubbing to edges, light bumping to spine ends, pencil marking to FFE else a bright & solid copy. Book lacks DJ. SA 8/22 ; 4to 9" - 12" tall .
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REFLECTIONS ON THAI CULTURE: COLLECTED WRITINGS OF WILLIAM J. KLAUSNER

REFLECTIONS ON THAI CULTURE: COLLECTED WRITINGS OF WILLIAM J. KLAUSNER

by Klausner, William J.

Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
4th Edition
Published
1993
Binding
Soft cover
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Bangkok, Thailand: The Siam Society, 1993. 4th Edition . Soft cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Book is in VG condition with light rubbing to edges, creasing to covers, small ink mark to FFE, ink marking to fore edge, small ding to foot of spine else a bright & solid copy. SA+1 2/22 … Read more about this item
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THE CHINA MIRAGE: THE HIDDEN HISTORY OF AMERICAN DISASTER IN ASIA

THE CHINA MIRAGE: THE HIDDEN HISTORY OF AMERICAN DISASTER IN ASIA

by Bradley, James

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
Published
2015
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: Little, Brown & Co., 2015. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Book is in VG condition with trace edge wear noted, bumping to spine ends, top edge slightly yellowed with remainder dot else a bright & solid copy. Dust jacket is in NF condition with trace edge wear… Read more about this item
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THE SECRET HISTORY OF THE MONGOL QUEENS: HOW THE DAUGHTERS OF GENGHIS KHAN RESCUED HIS EMPIRE

THE SECRET HISTORY OF THE MONGOL QUEENS: HOW THE DAUGHTERS OF GENGHIS KHAN RESCUED HIS EMPIRE

by Weatherford, Jack

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Published
2010
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: Crown Publishers, 2010. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light bumping to spine ends & corners else a bright & solid copy. Dust jacket is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light bumping to spine ends… Read more about this item
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THE LAST SAMURAI: THE LIFE AND BATTLES OF SAIGO TAKAMORI

by Ravina, Mark

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Edition
3rd Printing
Published
2004
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780471089704
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New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2004. 3rd Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light bumping to spine ends else a bright and solid copy. Dust jacket is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light bumping to spine… Read more about this item
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KOREAN DREAM: A VISION FOR A UNIFIED KOREA

by Moon, Hyun Jin Presston

Condition
Used - Fine
Published
2020
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9781642799804
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New York: Morgan Jones Publishing, 2020. Hardcover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book is in FINE condition - bright boards and sound binding. RCSD 5/21
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A PORTRAIT OF LOST TIBET

by Tung, Rosemary Jones

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Published
1980
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780030504518
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New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, Inc., 1980. First Edition . Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Photographs by Ilya Tolstoy & Brooke Dolan. Book is in FINE condition - bright boards and sound binding. Dust jacket is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light bumping to spine ends, very small tear… Read more about this item
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AGE OF AMBITION: CHASING FORTUNE, TRUTH, AND FAITH IN THE NEW CHINA

by Osnos, Evan

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Published
2014
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780374280741
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New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2014. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, bumping to spine ends else a bright and solid copy. Dust jacket is in NF condition with light rubbing to edges, bumping to spine ends else bright,… Read more about this item
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THE RIVER OF LOST FOOTSTEPS: HISTORIES OF BURMA

by Myint-U, Thant

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Published
2006
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780374163426
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New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2006. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light bumping to spine ends else a bright and solid copy. Dust jacket is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light bumping to spine ends… Read more about this item
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