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Meeting the North Korean Nuclear Challenge: Report of an Independent Task Force Sponsored by the Council on Foreign Relations (Council on Foreign Relations)

Morton I. Abramowitz

This Task Force, sponsored by the Council on Foreign Relations, evaluates the challenges facing the United States in and around the Korean peninsula and assess American options for meeting them.... (read more)

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The Eaves of Heaven: A Life in Three Wars

Andrew X Pham

Once wealthy landowners, Thong Van Pham’s family was shattered by the tumultuous events of the twentieth century: the festering French occupation of Indochina, the Japanese invasion during World War II, and the Vietnam War. Told in dazzling... (read more)

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Chinggis Kahn (10 Edition)

Ruth W. Dunnell

Concise and incisive, each interpretive biography in the Library of World Biography Series focuses on a person whose actions and ideas either significantly influenced world events or whose life reflects important themes and developments in global... (read more)

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Bengal: The British Bridgehead: Eastern India 1740-1828 (New Cambridge History of India)

P. J. Marshall

The aim of Bengal:The British Bridgehead is to explain how, in the eighteenth century, Britain established her rule in eastern India, the first part of the sub-continent to be incorporated into the British Empire. Professor Marshall begins his analysis... (read more)

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Materializing Thailand (Materializing Culture)

Penny Van Esterik

Thailand has become well known throughout the world for wonderful cuisine, great package holidays, sumptuous temples and textiles. Noticeably absent from glossy tourist brochures but equally well known throughout the Western world is Thailand's seedier... (read more)

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A Record of Cambodia: The Land and Its People

Zhou Daguan

Only one person has given us a first-hand account of the civilization of Angkor. This is the Chinese envoy, Zhou Daguan, who visited Angkor in 1296-97 and wrote A Record of Cambodia: The Land and Its People after his return to China. To this day Zhou's... (read more)

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Bali: Art, Ritual, Performance: Art, Ritual, Performance

Natasha Reichle

For nearly a century, mention of Bali has evoked images of a tropical paradise. But it is not only the beauty of the island that has attracted artists, dancers, celebrities and scholars. Bali is also famed for its vibrant performance and ritual arts... (read more)

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Dangerous Strait: The U.S.-Taiwan-China Crisis

Nancy Bernkopf Tucker

Today the most dangerous place on earth is arguably the Taiwan Strait, where a war between the United States and China could erupt out of miscalculation, misunderstanding, or accident. This important book combines historical context with timely analysis... (read more)

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