2230 books (112 pages) in this category

China Hands

Nine Decades of Adventure, Espionage, and Diplomacy in Asia

by James Lilley

ISBN: 9781586483432

Binding: Paperback


China in the Pacific


ISBN: 9781776560530

Binding: Paperback


Chinese Cinderella

The Secret Story of an Unwanted Daughter

by Adeline Yen Mah

A Chinese proverb says, "Falling leaves return to their roots." In Chinese Cinderella, Adeline Yen Mah returns to her roots to tell the story of her painful childhood and her ultimate triumph and courage in the face of despair. Adeline's ...

ISBN: 9781486224296

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book

Chronicles of the Crusades


This book features two eyewitness accounts of the Crusades: Villehardouin's Chronicle of the Fourth Crusade and the Conquest of Constantinople and Joinville's Chronicle of the Crusade of St. Lewis. A pair of engrossing narratives by actual ...

ISBN: 9780486454368

Binding: Paperback


Church of Spies

The Pope's Secret War Against Hitler

by Mark Riebling

ISBN: 9780465094110

Binding: Paperback


Churchill's Secret War

The British Empire and the Ravaging of India during World War II

by Madhusree Mukerjee

ISBN: 9780465024810

Binding: Paperback


Circle Of Flight

by John Marsden

It is a time of profound change for Ellie Linton. Enemies are everywhere. Some come crawling over the hills others drive in and knock on the front door. Sometimes her friends are there and sometimes they are not. Ellie fights every inch of the ...

ISBN: 9781741635683

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book

City Dreamers

The Urban Imagination in Australia

by Graeme Davison

<p><span style="line-height: 1.45em;"><b></b></span></p><p><i><b>I became an urban historian because I believed that our cities deserved more of our curiosity and idealism.</b></i></p> <p></p> <p>In<i> City Dreamers </i>Graeme Davison ...

ISBN: 9781742234694

Binding: Paperback


City Lost & Found: Whelan The Wrecker's Melbourne, A

by Annear Robyn

The demolition firm of Whelan the Wrecker was a Melbourne institution for a hundred years (1892-1992). Its famous sign - 'Whelan the Wrecker is Here' on a pile of shifting rubble - was a laconic masterpiece and served as a vital sign of the ...

ISBN: 9781863956505

Binding: Paperback


City of Ambition

FDR, La Guardia, and the Making of Modern New York

by Mason B. Williams

ISBN: 9780393348989

Binding: Paperback


City of London Timeline


The City of London is the heart of the capital. The oldest part of London, its ancient relics include a Roman temple and the London Stone (a landmark since at least 1100 AD). It is the only city mentioned in the Magna Carta signed 800 years ...

ISBN: 9780750968430

Binding: Hardback


City Of Oranges

by Adam Lebor

A new edition of this acclaimed history of Arabs and Jews in Jaffa, with a major new afterword. The ancient port of Jaffa, now part of Tel Aviv, was once known as the 'Bride of Palestine' . It was one of the great cosmopolitan cities of the ...

ISBN: 9781786695949

Binding: Paperback


City of Segregation: One Hundred Years of Struggle For Housing in Los Angeles

by Andrea Gibbons

<i>City of Segregation</i> traces one hundred years of the struggle against segregation in Los Angeles- from the struggles that together ended<i> de jure</i> segregation in 1948; to the campaign that resulted in the 1964 prohibition of <i>de ...

ISBN: 9781786632708

Binding: Paperback


City on a Grid

How New York Became New York

by Gerard Koeppel

ISBN: 9780306825491

Binding: Paperback


Civil War


This splendid collection of more than 200 rare illustrations - selected from such periodicals as Harper's Weekly, Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, and the Illustrated London News - captures the sweeping drama of the American Civil War as it

ISBN: 9780486423067

Binding: Paperback


Civil War


""The time for compromise has now passed. The South is determined to maintain her position, and make all who oppose her smell Southern power and feel Southern steel."" - Jefferson Davis.""Talk! Talk! Talk! That will never free the slaves. What ...

ISBN: 9780486434131

Binding: Paperback


Civil War Collector's Encyclopedia


This comprehensive reference will be invaluable to anyone requiring accurate data on the Civil War period. Indispensable for identifying, describing, and understanding the use of more than 800 items, the text is arranged alphabetically by topic,

ISBN: 9780486436609

Binding: Paperback


Civil War Hospital Sketches


Before her wider fame as the author of Little Women, Louisa May Alcott achieved recognition for her accounts of her work as a volunteer nurse in an army hospital. Written during the winter of 1862-63, her lively dispatches appeared in the ...

ISBN: 9780486449005

Binding: Paperback


Civil War Journal of Colonel Bolton April 20, 1861-august 2, 1865


William J. Bolton's Civil War journal is especially valuable since he served throughout most of the Civil War, steadily rising through the ranks from captain to colonel with the 51st Pennsylvania. Bolton's commander throughout most of the war ...

ISBN: 9781580970396

Binding: Hardback


Civil War Letters


This fascinating anthology commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Civil War with heartfelt letters by Union and Confederate sympathizers and soldiers of all ranks. Authentic illustrations accompany insightful missives by Lincoln, several ...

ISBN: 9780486484501

Binding: Paperback