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From The Land Of Lost Content, Barber, Noel
1 Barber, Noel From The Land Of Lost Content
Collins 1969 0002112698 / 9780002112697 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Near Fine Very Good. Map endpapers. 
Light shelf wear only. 224 pp. including appendix and bibliography. The story of the Dalai Lama and the struggle of him and the people of Tibet to resist the Chinese rape of their country in 1959. . 647126 
Price: 5.95 GBP
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2 Fuwei, Shen Cultural Flow Between China and Outside World Throughout History
Beijing: Foreign Languages Press. 1997 711900431X / 9787119004310 Laminated card covers with flaps UNREAD - slight shelf wear only Illustrated with colour and black-and-white plates and two maps. 
557008 
Price: 26.55 GBP
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3 Grosier, J B The World of Ancient China
NY: Tudor Publishing 1972 Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine Very Good but price clipped Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
118527 
Price: 5.40 GBP
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4 Hinton , William Shenfan - The continuing revolution in a Chinese village
Secker & Warnurg 1983 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Very Good Illustrated with colour photos 
Sequel to Fanshen 115105 
Price: 3.38 GBP
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Storm from the East: From Genghis Khan to Khubilai Khan, Marshall, Robert.
5 Marshall, Robert. Storm from the East: From Genghis Khan to Khubilai Khan
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1993 Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Near Fine Very Good. Illustrated in colour throughout text with photographs, reproduction art works and maps. 
Wrapper shows signs of wear. 256pp including chronology and index. 652048 
Price: 5.95 GBP
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Imperialist Japan - The Yen To Dominate, Montgomery, Michael
6 Montgomery, Michael Imperialist Japan - The Yen To Dominate
Christopher Helm 1987 0747022062 / 9780747022060 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good. Very Good. Illustrated with mono photos and maps 
Owners inscription to front endpaper. Wrapper now protected in clear acetate. xxii, 567pp including notes, bibliography and comprehensive index. A scholarly study of Japanese imperialism from 1086 to 1987. 112325 
Price: 12.60 GBP
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7 Oliver, Robert T. The Truth About Korea
Putnam & Co Ltd 1951 First Edition Hardback no dust wrapper Very Good or better 
Ex Red Cross Hospital Library; spine sunned; slight shelf wear to cover edges. 500208 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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Life Behind the Great Wall, Readers Digest Journeys into the Past
8 Readers Digest Journeys into the Past Life Behind the Great Wall
Readers Digest 1996 0276421302 / 9780276421303 First UK Edition Hardback with pictorial cover. Fine Illustrated in colour throughout text 
160pp including index and time chart. 501077 
Price: 5.36 GBP
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A History of Thailand, Syamananda, Rong
9 Syamananda, Rong A History of Thailand
Chulalongkorn University 1977 A revised edition of 2000 copies. Large format paperback Near Fine Illustrated with black-and-white photos 
208pp including bibliography and index. 505050 
Price: 6.26 GBP
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A Short History  of Chinese Civilisation, Tsui Chi, with a preface by Laurence Binyon
10 Tsui Chi, with a preface by Laurence Binyon A Short History of Chinese Civilisation
Victor Gollancz 1942 First Edition Hardback without dust wrapper. Very Good or better Illustrated with maps. 
535018 
Price: 5.36 GBP
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11 Warner, Marina The Dragon Empress - Life and Times of Tz'u-hsi 1835-1908 Empress Dowager Of China
History Book Club 1972 Hardback with Dust Wrapper Near Fine Good or Better Illustrated with colour plates and black-and-white photographs throughout text. 
Biography of a Woman who ruled China from 1861 to 1908. Her career and character remind one rather of Queen Elizabeth I, 300 years earlier, with the same trickiness, and the same determination. Wrapper has shelf wear and small closed tears 118319 
Price: 6.53 GBP
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