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CHINA, TIBET & MONGOLIA

EMPIRE OF MIN, THE: A South China Kingdom of the Tenth Century
by Edward Schafer, 146 pp., publ. 2006
Paperback ISBN 1891640364: £23.99    Details

EUROPE STUDIES CHINA: Papers from an International Conference
edited by Ming Wilson & John Cayley, 352 pp., publ. 1992
Hardback ISBN 1891640275: £31.00     Details

PACING THE VOID: T’ang Approaches to the Stars
by Edward H. Schafer, 368 pp., publ. 2005
Paperback ISBN 1891640143, £29.99     Details

TATAR WHIRLWIND, THE: A Novel of Seventeenth-Century East Asia
by Shiba Ryotari, translated by Joshua Fogel, 656 pp., maps, May 2008
Hardback ISBN 9781891640469: £25.00     Details

TU WAN’S STONE CATALOGUE OF CLOUDY FOREST: A Commentary and Synopsis
by Edward H. Schafer, 116 pp., publ. 2005
Paperback ISBN 1891640151: £24.99     Details

VERMILLION BIRD, THE: T’ang Images of the South
by Edward Schafer, 392 pp., publ. 2006
Paperback ISBN 1891640372: £29.99     Details

VISITING CHINA'S PAST: A Guide to Sites and Resources
by Robert L. Thorp, 240 pp., richly illustrated, publ. 2006
Paperback ISBN 189164033X: £18.99     Details

VISITING HISTORIC BEIJING: A Guide to Sites and Resources
by Robert L. Thorp, 240 pp., 150+ b/w illustrations, May 2008
Paperback ISBN 9781891640537: £16.99     Details

WESTERN BOOKS ON CHINA: Published up to 1850
by John Lust, 352 pp., publ. 1987
Hardback ISBN 1891640224: £31.00     Details

 

JAPAN AND KOREA

ACQUISITION: Art and Ownership in Edo-Period Japan
edited by Elizabeth Liljehoj, 208 pp., 64 b/w illustrations, May 2008
Paperback ISBN 9781891640506, £28.99     Details

BLUESTOCKINGS OF JAPAN, THE: New Woman Essays and Fiction from Seitô, 1911-16
by Jan Bardsley, 320 pp., published 2007
Hardback ISBN 978 1 929280 44 5: £40.00; paperback ISBN 978 1 929280 45 2: £15.99     Details

ECOLOGICAL VIEW OF HISTORY, AN: Japanese Civilization in the World Context
by Tadao Umesao, 250 pp., publ. 2003
Hardback ISBN 187684308X: £40.00, Paperback ISBN 1876843896: £19.99     Details

FAMOUS JAPANESE SWORDSMEN OF THE TWO COURTS PERIOD
by William de Lange, 256 pp., illustrations & maps, publ. 2007
Paperback ISBN 1891640476: £15.99     Details

FAMOUS JAPANESE SWORDSMEN OF THE WARRING STATES PERIOD
by William de Lange, 256 pp., illustrations & maps, publ. 2007
Paperback ISBN 1891640437: £15.99     Details

JAPAN - FROM PREHISTORY TO MODERN TIMES
by John Whitney Hall, 408 pp., publ. 1991
Paperback ISBN 0939512548: £17.99

JAPAN ELECTION DATA: The House of Representatives (1947-1990)
by Steven R. Reed, 622 pp., publ. 1992
Hardback ISBN 0939512572: £45.00, Paperback ISBN 0939512580: £17.99     Details

JAPAN IN THE WORLD, THE WORLD IN JAPAN: Fifty Years of Japanese Studies at Michigan
edited by the Center for Japanese Studies, 259 pp., publ. 2001
Paperback ISBN 0939512955: £13.99     Details

JAPANIMALS: History and Culture in Japan’s Animal Life
edited by Gregory M. Pflugfelder & Brett L. Walker, 389 pp., publ. 2006
Hardback ISBN 1929280300: £45.00, Paperback ISBN 1929280319: £14.99     Details

KAFU - THE SCRIBBLER: The Life and Writings of Nagai Kafu, 1879-1959
by Edward Seidensticker, 368 pp., publ. 1990
Paperback ISBN 0939512467: £16.99

PARS JAPONICA: The First Dutch Expedition to Reach the Shores of Japan
by William de Lange, 268 pp., 17 illustrations, 21 maps & charts, publ. 2006
Hardback, ISBN 1 891640232: £22.00     Details

PERSONALITY IN JAPANESE HISTORY
by Albert M. Craig & Donald H. Shively, 491 pp., publ. 1995
Paperback ISBN 093951267X: £14.99

PROTOHISTORIC YAMATO
by Gina Lee Barnes, 493 pp., over 100 illustrations & tables, publ. 1988
Paperback ISBN 0915703114: £16.99     Details

REGENT REDUX: A Life of the Statesman-Schoalr Ichijo Kaneyoshi
by Steven D. Carter, 294 pp., publ. 1996
Hardback ISBN 0939512750: £32.00     Details

SOCIAL HISTORY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY IN CONTEMPORARY JAPAN, VOL. 1
edited by Shigeru Nakayama, 632 pp., publ. 2001
Hardback ISBN 1876843101: £60.00     Details

SOCIAL HISTORY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY IN CONTEMPORARY JAPAN, VOL. 2
edited by Shigeru Nakayama, 750 pp., publ. 2005
Hardback ISBN 1876843705: £60.00     Details

SOCIAL HISTORY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY IN CONTEMPORARY JAPAN, VOL. 3
edited by Shigeru Nakayama, Kunio Goto & Hitoshi Yoshioka, 754 pp., publ. 2006
Hardback ISBN 1876843292: £60.00     Details

STATE OF WAR: The Violent Order of Fourteenth-Century Japan
by Thomas Donald Conlan, 300 pp., b/w & colour illustrations, publ. 2004
Hardback ISBN 1929280165: £44.00, Paperback ISBN 1929280238: £18.99     Details

TATAR WHIRLWIND, THE: A Novel of Seventeenth-Century East Asia
by Shiba Ryotari, translated by Joshua Fogel, 656 pp., maps, May 2008
Hardback ISBN 9781891640469: £25.00     Details

TRADITIONAL THEATER OF JAPAN
by Yoshinobu Inoura & Yoshio Kawatake, 259 pp., 130 photos, publ. 2006
Paperback ISBN 1891640402: £29.99     Details

VICTOR’S JUSTICE: The Tokyo War Crimes Trial
by Richard H. Minear, 252 pp., publ. 2001
Paperback ISBN 1929280068: £14.99

WINDOWS ON THE JAPANESE PAST: Studies in Archaeology and Prehistory
edited by Richard J. Pearson, co-edited by G. L. Barnes & K. L. Hutterer, 649 pp., publ. 1986
Paperback ISBN 0939512246: £21.99     Details

WOMEN AND CLASS IN JAPANESE HISTORY
edited by Hitomi Tonomura, Anne Walthall & Wakita Haruko, 339 pp., publ. 2006
Paperback 1929280351: £16.99     Details

 

OTHER PARTS OF ASIA, AND ASIA GENERAL

GETTING PUBLISHED: A Companion for the Humanities and Social Sciences
by Gerald Jackson & Marie Lenstrup, 128 pp., publ. March 2008
Hardback ISBN 9788791114762: £30.00, Paperback ISBN 9788791114779: £12.99     Details

HOW SOUTH VIETNAM WAS LIBERATED
by General Hoang Van Thai, 250 pp., with fold-out colour map, publ. 2007
Paperback ISBN 9789078239031: £14.99     Details

IDEALS OF THE EAST, THE: With Special Reference to the Art of Japan
by Kakuzo Okakura, 268 pp., publ. 2000
Paperback ISBN 4925080261: £10.99     Details

OTHER LANDSCAPES: Colonialism and the Predicament of Authority in Nineteenth-Century South India
by Deborah Sutton, 272 pages, 20 maps & illustrations, January 2008
Hardback ISBN 9788776940270: £40.00     Details

VIETNAM IMAGES: A World of Decent Dreams
photographs by Ellen Kaplowitz, text by Jeffrey Hantover, foreword by Bernard Kalb, 160 pp., 140 colour illustrations, May 2008
Hardback ISBN 9781891640490:      Details

WEALTH OF ASIA, THE: In Search of Common Values
by Kaminga Zenji, 272 pp., publ. 2001
Paperback ISBN 4925080490: £10.99     Details

 

BIOGRAPHY

TRACES: Memoirs of H.R.H. Prince Takamado
by Stephen Comee, foreword by H.R.H. Princess Takamodo, 260 pp., illustrated in 
colour, publ. 2006
Hardback ISBN 1891640429: £30.00     Details

ZEN LIFE IN NATURE, A: Muso Soseki in His Garden
by Andrew Kelt Davidson, 297 pp., richly illustrated, publ. 2007
Hardback ISBN 9781929280377: £35.00; paperback: 9781929280414: £15.99     Details