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1 ANSON, ROBERT SAM. War News: A Young Reporter In Indochina.
Simon and Schuster, Inc., New York: 1989. 0671665715 / 9780671665715 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
A story of youth and ambition, camaraderie and rivalry, played out against the period when America was changing its mind about the war in Indochina. 
Price: 8.55 USD
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2 BAGAI, LEONA B. The East Indians And The Pakistanis In America.
Lerner Publications Co., Minneapolis: 1978. 0822502100 / 9780822502104 Fifth Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. Ex library. 
Describes the many areas in which these people have achieved success. Includes an Index. 
Price: 13.30 USD
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3 BASTIN, JOHN; BENDA, HARRY J. A History Of Modern Southeast Asia: Colonialism, Nationalism, Decolonization.
Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs: 1968. s Softcover. Good condition. Ex library reading copy with the usual labels and markings. 
Southeast Asian nations face many unprecedented problems in their search for regional unity, national solidarity, and popular government, but the future is hopeful: the "collective genius" of the Southeast Asians, the author argues, may still success in turning past problems into "a brighter fuller future, into a proper synthesis between old and new." Includes an Index. 
Price: 29.93 USD
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4 BLOODWORTH, DENNIS. An Eye For The Dragon: Southeast Asia Observed, 1954-1970.
Farrar Straus and Giroux, New York: 1970. First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
The author's aim is to give the reader a taste of the subcontinent. Descriptions of the habits of the people who live in that area, as well as the failure of democracy in the area of Southeast Asia, it's flirtation with Communism and other topics. Includes an Index. 
Price: 6.41 USD
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5 BLOODWORTH, DENNIS. An Eye For The Dragon: Southeast Asia Observed, 1954-1970.
Farrar Straus and Giroux, New York: 1970. First Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
The author's aim is to give the reader a taste of the subcontinent. Descriptions of the habits of the people who live in that area, as well as the failure of democracy in the area of Southeast Asia, it's flirtation with Communism and other topics. Includes an Index. 
Price: 6.41 USD
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6 BLOODWORTH, DENNIS. An Eye For The Dragon: Southeast Asia Observed, 1954-1970.
Farrar Straus and Giroux, New York: 1970. First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Fair condition. 
The author's aim is to give the reader a taste of the subcontinent. Descriptions of the habits of the people who live in that area, as well as the failure of democracy in the area of Southeast Asia, it's flirtation with Communism and other topics. Includes an Index. 
Price: 6.41 USD
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7 BLOODWORTH, DENNIS. An Eye For The Dragon: Southeast Asia Observed, 1954-1970.
Farrar Straus and Giroux, New York: 1970. First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
The author's aim is to give the reader a taste of the subcontinent. Descriptions of the habits of the people who live in that area, as well as the failure of democracy in the area of Southeast Asia, it's flirtation with Communism and other topics. Includes an Index. 
Price: 6.41 USD
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8 CHILD, GREG. Over The Edge: The True Story Of Four American Climbers' Kidnap And Escape In The Mountains Of Central Asia.
Willard, Nerw York: 2002. 0375506098 / 9780375506093 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Four climbers tell the complete story of their nightmarish ordeal. 
Price: 11.88 USD
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9 DE BARY, WILLIAM THEODORE. East Asian Civilization: A Dialogue In Five Stages.
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA: 1988. 0674224051 / 9780674224056 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. There is a price sticker on the front cover. 
The doyen in Confucian studies in America here constructs a magisterial overview of 3,000 years of East Asian civilizations. Includes an Index. 
Price: 33.25 USD
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10 EBERTS, RAY; EBERTS, CINDELYN. The Myths Of Japanese Quality.
Prentice-Hall Inc., Upper Saddle River: 1995. 0131808036 / 9780131808034 First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition with slight tears to the DJ. 
In this important new book, the authors dissect the myths of Japanese qualities one at a time. Includes an Index. 
Price: 13.78 USD
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11 FEIGON, LEE. Demystifying Tibet: Unlocking The Secrets Of The Land Of The Snows.
Ivan R. Dee, Chicago: 1996. 1566630894 / 9781566630894 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand New Copy. Remainder line on bottom, very inconspicuous. 
In a compact narrative account, the author examines the country behind the myths to locate the origins of modern Tibet and to sort out its controversial relationship with China. In penetrating the veil of mystery that the West has often constructed over Tibet, Feigon reveals how long and distinguished is its history and how recent is the idea that Tibet is part of China. Includes an Index. 
Price: 13.59 USD
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12 GIAP, GENERAL VO NGUYEN. Banner Of People's War, The Party's Military Line.
Praeger Publishers, New York: 1970. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
The author sees the strength of the enemy and the size of Vietnam as part of the General's strategy. He sees a total war and this book reinforces that notion. 
Price: 41.56 USD
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13 GUNTHER, JOHN. The Riddle Of Macarthur: Japan, Korea, And The Far East.
Harper & Brothers, New York: 1951. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Describes General MacArthur and his exploits in the Far East. Includes an Index. 
Price: 12.59 USD
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14 HALL, D. G. E. A History Of South- East Asia.
St. Martin's Press, New York: 1968. Third Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Reading copy. 
The area with which this history is concerned includes Burma, Thailand, Indo-China, Malaya and the Islands stretching away eastwards from the Andamans and Nicobars to New Guinea. Includes an Index. 
Price: 27.08 USD
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15 KAHN JR., E. J. The China Hands: America's Foreign Service Officers And What Befell Them.
The Viking Press, New York: 1975. 067021857X / 9780670218578 Second Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. The dustjacket is somewhat torn. 
How able they [America's foreign service officers] were has never been more absorbingly set forth. Includes an Index. 
Price: 22.33 USD
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16 KIMBALL, JEFFREY. Nixon's Vietnam War.
University Press of Kansas, Lawrence: 1998. 0700609245 / 9780700609246 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
This is the first book to focus exclusively on Nixon's direction of the Vietnam War. Includes an Index. 
Price: 37.76 USD
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17 LANDON, MARGARET. Anna And The King Of Siam.
The John Day Company, New York: 1944. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
A biographical novel about the life of Anna Leonowens and her encounter with the King of Siam. This was the basis for the Rogers and Hammerstein play "The King and I'. 
Price: 6.41 USD
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18 LANGER, PAUL F.; ZASLOFF, JOSEPH J. North Vietnam And The Pathet Lao: Partners In The Struggle For Laos.
Harvard University Press, Cambridge: 1970. 0674626753 / 9780674626751 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
The authors reconstruct dispassionately the politics of the Lao revolution since its beginning after the Second World War. Includes an Index. 
Price: 32.30 USD
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19 LATTIMORE, OWEN. The Situation In Asia.
Little, Brown and Co., Boston: 1949. Book Club Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good reading copy. A few small chips and tears to dustjacket. 
A brilliant description of Asia, country by country, and as a whole. A thoughtful book, written with skill and political talent, about matters which will change the fate of every American. Includes an Index. 
Price: 5.80 USD
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20 MAXWELL, NEVILLE. India's China War.
Pantheon Books, New York: 1970. 0394470516 / 9780394470511 First American Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
This absorbing and closely documented book challenges the conventional wisdom about the Sino-Indian conflict which reached its climax in the border war of 1962. Includes an Index. 
Price: 57.71 USD
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