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A History of Algeria

by James McDougall

<p>Covering a period of five hundred years, from the arrival of the Ottomans to the aftermath of the Arab uprisings, James McDougall presents an expansive new account of the modern history of Africa's largest country. Drawing on substantial new ...

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A History of Asia

by Rhoads Murphey

<p><em>A History of Asia</em> is the only text to cover the area known as &quot;monsoon Asia&quot; - India, China, Korea, Japan, and Southeast Asia--from the earliest times to the present.</p> <p>Written by leading scholar Rhoads Murphey, the ...

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A History of Ayutthaya

Siam in the Early Modern World

by Chris Baker & Pasuk Phongpaichit

<p>Early European visitors placed Ayutthaya alongside China and India as the great powers of Asia. Yet in 1767 the city was destroyed and its history has been neglected. This book is the first study of Ayutthaya from its emergence in the ...

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A History of Bangladesh

by Willem van Schendel

<p>Bangladesh is a new name for an old land whose history is little known to the wider world. A country chiefly famous in the West for media images of poverty, underdevelopment, and natural disasters, Bangladesh did not exist as an independent ...

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A History of Early Modern Southeast Asia, 1400–1830

by Barbara Watson Andaya & Leonard Y. Andaya

<p>Written by two experienced teachers with a long history of research, this textbook provides students with a detailed overview of developments in early modern Southeast Asia, when the region became tightly integrated into the world economy ...

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A History of East Asia

From the Origins of Civilization to the Twenty-First Century

by Charles Holcombe

<p>Charles Holcombe begins by asking the question 'what is East Asia?' In the modern age, many of the features that made the region - now defined as including China, Japan, Korea and Vietnam - distinct have been submerged by the effects of ...

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A History of East Asia

From the Origins of Civilization to the Twenty-First Century

by Charles Holcombe

<p>Charles Holcombe begins this extraordinarily ambitious book by asking the question 'What is East Asia?' In the modern age, many of the features that made the region - now defined as including China, Japan, and Korea - distinct have been ...

ISBN: 9781107501614

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A History of Football in North and South Korea c.19102002

Development and Diffusion

by Jong Sung Lee

<p>For the Koreans, no sport has surpassed football in terms of its popularity and national importance, from the Japanese colonization era onwards. However, its importance has developed over time as a result of unusual and agonizing historical ...

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A History of Indian Poetry in English

by Rosinka Chaudhuri

<p>A History of Indian Poetry in English explores the genealogy of Anglophone verse in India from its nineteenth-century origins to the present day. Beginning with an extensive introduction that charts important theoretical contributions to the ...

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A History of Iraq

by Charles Tripp

<p>To understand Iraq, Charles Tripp's history is the book to read. Since its first appearance in 2000, it has become a classic in the field of Middle East studies, read and admired by students, soldiers, policymakers and journalists. The book ...

ISBN: 9781139904025

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A History of Korean Christianity

by Sebastian C. H. Kim & Kirsteen Kim

<p>With a third of South Koreans now identifying themselves as Christian, Christian churches play an increasingly prominent role in the social and political events of the Korean peninsula. Sebastian C. H. Kim and Kirsteen Kim's comprehensive and

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A History of Modern Burma

by Professor Michael W. Charney

<p>Burma has lived under military rule for nearly half a century. The results of its 1990 elections were never recognized by the ruling junta and Aung San Suu Kyi, leader of Burma's pro-democracy movement, was denied her victory. She has been ...

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A History of Modern Indonesia

by Adrian Vickers

<p>Since the Bali bombings of 2002 and the rise of political Islam, Indonesia has frequently occupied media headlines. Nevertheless, the history of the fourth largest country on earth remains relatively unknown. Adrian Vickers' book, first ...

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A History of Modern Iran

by Ervand Abrahamian

<p>In a reappraisal of Iran's modern history, Ervand Abrahamian traces its traumatic journey across the twentieth century, through the discovery of oil, imperial interventions, the rule of the Pahlavis and, in 1979, revolution and the birth of ...

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A History of Modern Israel

by Colin Shindler

<p>Colin Shindler's remarkable history begins in 1948, as waves of immigrants arrived in Israel from war-torn Europe to establish new cities, new institutions, and a new culture founded on the Hebrew language. Optimistic beginnings were soon ...

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A History of Modern Libya

by Dirk Vandewalle

<p>Libya is coming in from the cold, but for most of the three decades following the 1969 revolution, the country was labelled a pariah state by the West. Dirk Vandewalle, one of only a handful of western scholars to visit during the time, is ...

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A History of Modern Libya

by Dirk Vandewalle

<p>In the wake of the civil war and Qadhafi's demise, the time is ripe for a new edition of Dirk Vandewalle's classic history of Libya. The book, which was originally published in 2006, traces the country's history back to the 1900s, through the

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A History of Modern Palestine

One Land, Two Peoples

by Ilan Pappe

<p>Ilan Pappe's book traces the history of Palestine from the Ottomans in the nineteenth century, through the British Mandate, the establishment of the state of Israel in 1948, and the subsequent wars and conflicts which have dominated this ...

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A History of Muslims, Christians, and Jews in the Middle East

by Heather J. Sharkey

<p>Across centuries, the Islamic Middle East hosted large populations of Christians and Jews in addition to Muslims. Today, this diversity is mostly absent. In this book, Heather J. Sharkey examines the history that Muslims, Christians, and Jews

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A History Of Persia

by Percy Molesworth Sykes

<p>Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original ...

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