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Historic Malacca Pot-pourri.

by Nten, robert Tan Sin.

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Second Edition
Published
1990
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Paperback
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Malacca, Malaysia: The Author, 1990. 103pp, bw ills. Pictorial card. Very light edge wear. Historic sites of Malacca by a professional tourist guide.. Second Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.
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Tokugawa Japan (1). [Materials on Japanese Social and Economic History.]

by Smith, Neil Skene (edited by)

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Reprint
Published
1979
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Hardcover
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9780890932629
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Washington D.C.: University Publications of America, 1979. xvi, 176pp, bw ills. Blue cloth, no jacket as issued. Page edges foxed. Part 1 only. In the Japan Studies series. . Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/None, as Issued.. 8vo.
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Chinese-Australian Journeys. Records on Travel, Migration and Settlement, 1860-1975.

by Jones, Paul.

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First Edition
Published
2005
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Paperback
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9781920807306
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Canberra: National Archives of Australia, 2005. 286pp, index, 6 appendices, glossary, few bw ills. Pictorial card. Very slight thumb soiling to bottom corner otherwise near new. No 21 in the National Archives Research Guide series. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 4to.
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The Kama-Sutra. Erotic Figures in Indian Art.

by De Smedt, Marc; McRae, David (translation)

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Very Good
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Second Edition
Published
1983
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Hardcover
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Geneva: Productions Liber, 1983. 108pp, num col ills (most full page). Black cloth in jacket. Light edge wear to jacket which is foxed on the reverse, light foxing to prelims.. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to.
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The Philippines. Violations of the Laws of War By Both Sides.

by Asia Watch Committee.

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First Paperback
Published
1990
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Paperback
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9780929692524
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USA: Human Rights Watch, 1990. 148pp. Orange card. Some fading to spine and adjacent. Adresses abuses by the Philippines government and the New People's Army including summary executions, mutilation of corpses, torture and other vio;ations by both sides.. First Paperback. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.
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As Aves De Timor-Leste. Burung-Burung Di Timor-Leste. The Birds of Timor-Leste.

by Trainor, Colin R.; Coates, Brian J. ; Bishop, K. David.

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First Edition
Published
2007
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Paperback
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9780946888580
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Place Not Stated: Birdlife International & Dove Publications, 2007. xix, 113pp, index, references, appendices, 43 col plates + other col ills, line drawing. Pictorial card. Near new. SIGNED by one of the authors (Brian Coates) on title page. The avifauna of Timor Leste (East Timor) covering 261 species. Text in Portuguese, English and Indonesian (Panduan language).. Signed by Author. First… Read more about this item
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The Japanese Thrust. Australia in the War of 1939-1945. Series One, Army. Volume IV

by Wigmore, Lionel.

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Very Good
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First Edition
Published
1957
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Hardcover
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Canberra: Australian War Memorial, 1957. HEAVY. xvi, 715pp, index, bw ills. Or red cloth in jacket. Alittle foxing to jacket, offset toning to endpapers. This volume relates mainly to operations in Malaya in the first 10 weeks of the war against Japan. Also describes the experiences of small garrisons overrun in New Britain, Ambon and Dutch Timor. Final section describes… Read more about this item
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Eaten By the Japanese. The Memoir of an Unknown Indian Prisoner of War.

by Crasta, John Baptist.

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First Paperback
Published
2013
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Paperback
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9781494467791
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New York: Invisible Man Press, 2013. xi, 124pp. Pictorial card. Near new. A small town Indian soldier taken prisoner by the Japanese and with thousands of other Indians shipped out of Singapore in a 'torture ship' and sent to a labour camp in Rabaul. He was one of the lucky survivors, and perhaps the only one whose story of captivity… Read more about this item
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Bali. Sekala & Niskala. Volume I: Essays on Religion, Ritual and Art.

by Eiseman, Fred B. Jr.

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Reprint
Published
1996
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Paperback
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9780945971030
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Hong Kong.: Periplus Editions, 1996. xv, 376pp, index, glossary, bw ills. Spine faded otherwise nice. Essays presented in 4 parts: Religion in Bali; Ritual and Magic; Anniversaries and temples; and the Performing Arts. The essays cover topics rangung from Hindu Mythology to tooth filing to modern gamelan music. Explores both tangibles and intangibles in the realm of Balinese religion,… Read more about this item
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Bali. Sekala & Niskala. Volume II (2): Essays on Society, Tradition and Craft.

by Eiseman, Fred B. Jr.

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Published
1995
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Paperback
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9780945971054
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Berkeley: Periplus, 1995. xv, 383pp, index, bw ills. Or card. Spine faaded otherwise excellent. Explores tangibles and intangibles in the realms of Balinese geography, social organization, language, folklore and material culture.. Reprint. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.
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Weeds of Rice in Indonesia.

by Soerjani, Mohamad; Kostermans, A.J.G.H.; Tjitrosoepomo, Gembong(editors)

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Good
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First Edition
Published
1987
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Hardcover
ISBN
9789794070048
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Jakarta: Balai Pustaka, 1987. VERY HEAVY. xvi, 716pp, index, glossary, line drawings, map. Green cloth in jacket. Jacket moderately edgewrorn with several tears, minor foxing to page edges. SIGNED with complimetns of the author (Kostemans) on front free endpapers. Describes 265 weeds of concern to the rice industry in Indonesia. Excursions undertaken in Java, Madura, South/West and East Sumatra, Toba… Read more about this item
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Ceylon Currency. British Period 1796-1936.

by Fernado, B.W.

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2003
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Hardcover
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9788120618428
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New Delhi: Asian Educational Services., 2003. 68pp, index, appendices, bw ills. Pictorial boards. Near new. The coinage and paper currency of Ceylon (Sri Lanka) under British rule. Originally published 1939 and scarce in any edition.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/None, as Issued.. 8vo.
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India.

by McCurry, Steve.

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First Edition
Published
2015
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Hardcover
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9780714869964
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London: Phaidon Press, 2015. HEAVY. Unpaginated (approx 200pp), col ills. Brown cloth with laid on image to front. A little shaken, starting to crack at title page. A volume of stunning photographs taken while travelling in India.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by McCurry, Steve (photographer). Folio.
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An Introduction to the Orchids of Asia.

by Isaac-Williams, Mark L.

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Very Good
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First Edition
Published
1988
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Hardcover
ISBN
9780207159558
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Sydney: Angus & Robertson, 1988. vii, 261pp, index, glossary, bibliography, num col & bw ills. Pink cloth in jacket. Light foxing to top edge and minor foxing to prelims, small bookseller label to front pastedown, a little wear and tiny mark to edges of boards. Asia has some of the most beautiful and unusual orchid species, yet many are rarely… Read more about this item
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The Art of Indonesian Cooking. The ABC's.

by De Keijzer Brackman, Agnes.

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Good
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Second Printing
Published
1974
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Hardcover
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Singapore: Asia Pacific Press, 1974. xi, 127pp, glossary, notes. Red cloth in jacket. 3-line gift note on front free endpaper, foxing to page edges and prelims. Jacket rubbed with several tears and small chips. Sections include rice, fish/seafood, fowl, meat, kebab (sate), vegetables, eggs, condiments, relishes and deserts.. Second Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo.
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The Burma Siam Railway. The Secret Diary of Dr. Robert Hardie 1942-45.

by Hardie, Dr. Robert.

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Reprint
Published
1984
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Paperback
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9780946894024
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London: Quadrant Books, 1984. 185pp + biographical index, appendix, map, bw & col ills. Green card. Light edge wear to cover. The original of this diary was buried in the cemetery at Chungkai for fear of discovery by the Japanese, and dug up in 1945. It tells the true story of the 16000 Allied POWs that died during the construction… Read more about this item
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Vietnam Choppers. Helicopters in Battle 1950-1975.

by Dunstan, Simon.

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First UK Paperback
Published
1988
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Paperback
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9780850455724
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London: Osprey Publishing, 1988. 203pp, num bw & some col ills. Pictorial card. Creases and moderate edge wear to covers. . First UK Paperback. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to.
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Black Armada.

by Lockwood, Rupert.

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Very Good
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First Edition
Published
1975
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Hardcover
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Sydney: Australasian Book Society, 1975. 352pp, index, notes/references, appendix. Black boards in jacket. Minor edge wear to jacket, rubbed at flap folds, small bookseller label on front pastedown. Chronicles the historic boycotts, mutinies and riots staged in Australia against the colonial Dutch in Indonesia from 1942-49. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.
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Cycads of Vietnam.

by Osborne, Roy; Hill, Ken D.; Nguyen, Hiep T.; Ke, Loc Phan.

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First Edition
Published
2007
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Hardcover
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9780646464459
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Brisbane: Roy Osborne & Wynand van Eeden., 2007. viii, 116pp, glossary, bibliography, appendices, num col ills, line drawings, mpas. Green cloth in jacket. Generally light wear to jacket edges with 1cm tear at bottom front. Covers all Vietnemese cycad species including Stangerioides, Indosinensis and Cycas and includes toxicity and ethnobotany.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to.
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The Indian Sword. Arms and Armour Series.

by Rawson, P.S.

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First Edition
Published
1968
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Hardcover
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London: Herbert Jenkins, 1968. xii, 108pp, index, bibliography, notes, appendix, 48 bw plates, line drawings. Pale blue cloth, no jacket. Indian swords-chapters are northen half of India, southern half of India, Nepal and Assam. Appendices: Kopis blade; techniques and local styles in the decorative arts; hilt forms and their local variants.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo.
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