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Hong Kong In Your Pocket

By: N/A

Price: $6.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Barron's Educational Series: 1987

Edition: Edition Not Known

Seller ID: TRAASI104

ISBN: 0812037707

Condition: Good


Softcover, edition, 124gms, 161 pages. A handy directory of restaurants, hotels, museums, theaters, stores, nightlife, famous landmarks, the best of the city's sights, services and pleasure! Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Japanese Phrase Book & Dictionary

By: N/A

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Union, NJ, USA, Berlitz Publishing Company Inc.: 2003

Edition: Japanese Edition

Seller ID: TRAASI301

ISBN: 981246347X

Condition: Good


Softcover, Japanese edition, 128gms, 224 pages, pocket size. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Egypt: Eyewitness Travel Guides

By: Atherton, Liz; and Lyford, Irene (eds)

Price: $6.50

Publisher: London, England, Dorling Kindersley Limited: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRAAFR7

ISBN: 0751368725

Condition: Good


Soft card cover with flap, reprint with revisions, 600gms, 351 pages, illustrated endpapers. Contents includes: introducing Egypt; Cairo area by area; Egypt area by area; travellers' needs; and survival guide. It includes over 1,000 photographs, illustrations and maps, plus where to eat, where to stay, and how to get around. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild bumping to corners of the cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Man's Conquest of the Pacific: The Prehistory of Southeast Asia and Oceania

By: Bellwood, Peter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Auckland, New Zealand, William Collins Publishers P/L: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001408

ISBN: 0002169118

Condition: Good


Hardcover with light blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 1735gms, 462 pages. This book hops through 2 million years and 16 thousand west to east kilometres of prehistory, starting with the earliest traces of homo sapiens to their diffusion throughout the Pacific. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear and minor chipping, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. This book weighs almost 2kg so postage may be more than quoted. View more info

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Hebrew Phrasebook (Lonely Planet)

By: Ben-Adam, Justin et al.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Lonely Planet Publications: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAASI201

ISBN: 0864425287

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 154gms, 268 pages, pocket size. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Underdevelopment & Development: The Third World Today

By: Bernstein, Henry (ed)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Middlesex, UK, Penguin: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SOC2

ISBN: 0140807233

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 286g, 376pgs. Social and economic development is a universal aspiration in the Third World today. In a cogent analysis of the meaning of the term 'development', the editor stresses that development problems and policies should be understood in the broad economic sense but within a historical perspective. Book is in good condition with pen inscription inside front cover, and mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Cultural Atlas of China

By: Blunden, Caroline; Elvin, Mark

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Alexandria, Va., Stonehenge Press: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISASI34

ISBN: 0867065621

Condition: Good


Hard cover, reprint, 1490g, 237pgs, illustrated endpapers. A comprehensive and highly readable account of Chinese culture and society from earliest times to the present day. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Head-hunters of Borneo, The: A Narrative of Travel up the Mahakkam and Down the Barito; also, Journeyings in Sumatra

By: Bock, Carl

Price: $30.00

Publisher: USA, Time-Life Books: 1984

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: TRAASI106

ISBN: 705415120

Condition: Very Good


Cushioned hardcover, not issued with dust jacket, reprint of 1881 facsimile edition, 748gms, 344 pages, decorated endpapers, red and gold stamped boards and gilt page edging, part of Time-Life "Classics of Exploration" series, includes loose-leaf explanation of inclusion in the "Classics of Exploration" series, also includes loose ex-libris sticker. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear and light rubbing to boards. Some light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Right to the Edge: Sydney to Tokyo BY ANY MEANS

By: Boorman, Charley

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, England, Little Brown Book Group: 2009

Edition: First UK Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: TRAASI108

ISBN: 1847443524

Condition: Good


Softcover, first UK edition, 524gms, 324 pages, signed by author on title page. Charley Boorman is back in the saddle for a brand-new, adrenaline-fuelled adventure. From active volcanoes to coffee plantations to hilltop monasteries, Charley takes the reader on an incredible journey through some of the most spectacular countries in the world. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Year Amongst the Persians, A: Impressions as to the Life, Character, and Thought of the People of Persia, Received During Twelve Months' Residence in That Country in the Years 1887-8

By: Browne, Edward G.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: USA, Time-Life Books: 1983

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: TRAASI105

ISBN: 705415031

Condition: Very Good


Cushioned hardcover, not issued with dust jacket, reprint of 1893 facsimile edition, 974gms, 594 pages, decorated endpapers, gold and red stamped boards and gilt page edging, part of Time-Life "Classics of Exploration" series, includes loose-leaf explanation of inclusion in the "Classics of Exploration" series. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear and light rubbing to boards. Some light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Over the Edge: A True Story of Kidnap and Escape in the Mountains of Central Asia

By: Child, Greg

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, England, Judy Piatkus: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAASI15

ISBN: 0749923415

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 556gms, 284 pages. Four rock climbers in the remote mountains of Kyrgyzstan in Central Asia are kidnapped by fanatical militants of the Islamic Movement for Uzbekistan (IMU), which is linked to Osama Bin Laden's Al Qaeda network. This is their story. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with com... View more info

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Over the Edge: A True Story of Kidnap and Escape in the Mountains of Central Asia

By: Child, Greg

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Milsons Point, NSW, Random House: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAASI133

ISBN: 174051176X

Condition: Fair


Soft cover, first edition, 370g, 284pgs. The dramatic story of four American climbers, held at gunpoint by fanatical militants. Book is in fair condition with moderate general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Over the Edge: A True Story of Kidnap and Escape in the Mountains of Central Asia

By: Child, Greg

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Milsons Point, NSW, Random House: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAASI33

ISBN: 174051176X

Condition: Fair


Soft cover, first edition, 370g, 284pgs. The dramatic story of four American climbers, held at gunpoint by fanatical militants. Book is in fair condition with moderate general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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King Rat

By: Clavell, James

Price: $4.50

Publisher: London, England, Coronet Books: 1987

Edition: Nineteenth Impression

Seller ID: GENFIC238

ISBN: 0340204451

Condition: Fair


Paperback, nineteenth impression, 198gms, 319 pages. Set in Changi, the most notorious POW camp in Asia, King Rat is an heroic story of survival. This is the third novel in the Asian saga by James Clavell. Book is in fair condition with moderate general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. Cover shows a small tear where a sticker has been removed plus some moderate discolouration. There is also a stamp from a previous bookseller on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Song of Survival

By: Colijn, Helen

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Headline Book Publishing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUSA20

ISBN: 0747257965

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Edition, 150gms, 280 pages. Song of Survival is an account of the true story which inspired the motion picture 'Paradise Road', starring Glenn Close, Frances McDormand, Pauline Collins, Cate Blanchett, Jennifer Ehle, Julianna Maguilies. Song of Survival is Helen Colijn's riveting account of her experiences as a prisoner of the Japanese in South-East Asia during the Second World War. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, some suffing to lettering on the cover, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. View more info

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Sunlight and Storm: An Anthology of Poetry from Asia and Middle East

By: Corrin, Susan (ed)

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Artarmon, Australia, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: POE76

ISBN: 0039000826

Condition: Fair to Good


Paperback, first edition, 148gms, 83 pages. Book is in fair to good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. External spine shows 1-inch tear at base. Internal back of cover shows markings from where sticky tape has been removed, otherwise no other preloved markings. View more info

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Tears of Blood: A Cry For Tibet

By: Craig, Mary

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., Counterpoint: 1999

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: HISASI44

ISBN: 158243025X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first printing, 754gms, 341pgs plus notes, index and appendices. This book looks at what has taken place in Tibet over the last 4 decades since the Chinese People's Liberation Army invaded the Tibetan heartland in 1959. It is not only an account of the Chinese attrocities, but more importantly a celebration of the Tibetan people and their non-violent struggle to preserve their culture and religion. Book is in very good condition with light general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no o... View more info

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Coins of the World 1750-1850

By: Craig, William D.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Racine, Wisconsin, USA, Whitman Publishing Company: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ANT57

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark green boards, first edition, 1030g, 756pgs. The book is arranged in two parts. Part 1 covers coins of the western world including Australia. Part 2 includes coins of africa and asia. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards are in good condition with light shelf wear. Rear board is starting to come away from internal endpapers and webbing is showing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Thailand (Lonely Planet)

By: Cummings, Joe; et al.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Australia, Lonely Planet Publications: 2005

Edition: Seventeenth Edition

Seller ID: TRAASI38

ISBN: 1740596978

Condition: Good


Softcover, seventeenth edition, 718gms, 808pgs. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Beneath the Pale Blue Burqa: One Woman's Journey Through Taliban Strongholds

By: Danes, Kay

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Newport, NSW, Australia, Big Sky Publishing Pty Ltd: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAASI12

ISBN: 0980658284

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first edition, 702gms, 347 pages. Kay Danes is an inspiration for giving a voice to the oppressed and unjustly accused of the world, and for shedding light on the struggles faced by the Afghan people, particularly women and children. Book is in very good condition with only very light general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info