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Ardent Eye
Ardent Eye
by Hans Kemp
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The photographs that appear in this book have been taken during almost 20 years of travel and photography in and around Asia. This selection of images is a very personal one. The genesis of this book lies in a desire to preserve what cannot be maintained.... (read more)

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Cultural Atlas of China, Revised Edition (Cultural Atlas of)
Cultural Atlas of China, Revised Edition (Cultural Atlas of)
by Caroline Blunden
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A curator of Chinese art and a professor of Chinese history team up to provide thorough discussions of China's natural environment, art, politics, society, language, writing, religion, medicine, mathematics, ceramics, music, theater, farming and food,... (read more)

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A Portrait of Thailand
A Portrait of Thailand
by David Devoss
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Armchair travellers and globetrotters alike will appreciate this illustrated informative volume.... (read more)

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Geisha: Beyond the Painted Smile
Geisha: Beyond the Painted Smile
by Peabody Essex Museum
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Renowned throughout the world as purveyors of beauty, mystery, and allure, geisha have come to represent the epitome of Japanese elegance and chic. The rich 250-year history of these performance artists is vividly presented in this volume, taking the... (read more)

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Cultural Atlas of Japan
Cultural Atlas of Japan
by Martin Collcutt
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Interrelates geography, history, archeology, anthropology, and the arts to trace the evolution of the country from its Ice Age beginnings and ancient history through its aristocratic and feudal ages and continuing to the modern era. A popular and... (read more)

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China in a Mirror
China in a Mirror
by Sabrina Michaud
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Using the mirror as their motif, seasoned photographers Roland and Sabrina Michaud pair traditional Chinese artworks, some of which date back eight centuries, with their own photographs of China taken over a period of nearly twenty years. The pairings... (read more)

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China: Empire and Civilization
China: Empire and Civilization
by Edward Shaughnessy
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To Western eyes, China is one of the most mysterious and intriguing of all civilizations. The legacy of its long dynastic rule, extending back more than 3000 years, includes fascinating contributions to philosophy, religion, art, science, and mythology... (read more)

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China: People Place Culture History
China: People Place Culture History
by Alison Baily
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A detailed exploration of the country's long, rich history paired with information on its complex present makes "China" a one-of-a-kind reference that offers an eye-opening, thought-provoking, and authoritative visual guide to one of the world's great... (read more)

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Singapore State of the Art
Singapore State of the Art
by R Ian Lloyd
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Set against a backdrop of superb color photographs, an elite team of Singapore's best fiction and non-fiction writers describes the inner workings of island life. Never before have so many top Singapore authors delved into the social and cultural fabric... (read more)

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The Life of a Geisha
The Life of a Geisha
by Eleanor Underwood
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"The Life of a Geisha" illustrates the fascinating world of Japan's powerful and seductive geishas, a fading yet beautiful world that has captured the imaginations of millions of readers of Arthur golden's Memoirs of a Geisha. This striking book contains... (read more)

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My Tibet
My Tibet
by Dalai Lama
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"I accept the Nobel Peace Prize in a spirit of optimism. . . . We must seek change through dialogue and trust. It is my heartfelt prayer that Tibet's plight may be resolved in such a manner and that once again my country, the Roof of the World, may serve... (read more)

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Mountains of the Middle Kingdom :exploring the high peaks of China and Tibet
Mountains of the Middle Kingdom :exploring the high peaks of China and Tibet
by Galen Rowell
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This is photojournalist Galen Rowell's acclaimed portrait of the mountain lands of China and Tibet -- a realm the Chinese call the "middle kingdom" between earth and sky, higher and more remote than anywhere else on earth. Rowell's text sets his own... (read more)

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Vanished Kingdoms
Vanished Kingdoms
by Mabel H Cabot
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Rajasthan an Enduring Romance
Rajasthan an Enduring Romance
by Sunil Mehra
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Ryokan
Ryokan
by Gabriel Fahr Becker
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Polaroids from the Middle Kingdom: Old and New World Visions of China
Polaroids from the Middle Kingdom: Old and New World Visions of China
by Lukas Birk
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India the Beautiful
India the Beautiful
by Anthon Osmond Evans
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India
India
by Dk Publishing
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Return of the Buddha: The Qingzhou Discoveries
Return of the Buddha: The Qingzhou Discoveries
by Lukas Nickel
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A Photo Journal: Seldom Seen Sights (Asia Edition)
A Photo Journal: Seldom Seen Sights (Asia Edition)
by Kenneth Michael Brophy
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