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Chinese capitalism, 1522-1840

Dixin, Xu/Chengming,C.(Eds.)


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PALGRAVE MACMILLAN | 9780333497326 | Tela | LIBRO

Sediments of Time. Environment and Society in Chinese History


The first comprehensive survey of Chinese environmental history, this book crystallizes a new field of scholarship that studies the creation of distinct environments as a result of the interaction of ..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521563819 | 1998 | 820 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

The pursuit of power in modern Japan,1825-1995

Tsuzuki, Chushichi


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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780198205890 | 2000 | 550 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Travel and ethnography in the Renaissance (South India through european eyes, 1250-1625)

Rubiés, Joan-Pau


"This book offers a wide-ranging and ambitious analysis of how European travellers in India developed their perceptions of ethnic, political and religious diversity over three hundred years. It discus..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521770552 | 2000 | 443 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Environment and ethnicity in India, 1200-1991

Guha, Sumit


Drawing on a rich collection of sources, Sumit Guha demonstrates how the ideology of indigenous cultures, developed in recent years out of the notion of a pure and untouched ethnicity, is in fact root..

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Tibetan border worlds (A geohistorical analysis of trade and traders)

Spengen, Wim van


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KEGAN PAUL INTERNATIONAL | 9780710305923 | 1999 | 307 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

The end of Empire and the making of Malaya

Harper, T.N.


This is the first general social and political history of Malaya. Focusing on the years 1945 to 1957, the last years of British rule and the achievement of independence, it embraces a wealth of social..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521590402 | 1999 | 417 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

The New Cambridge History of India, IV-3. Caste, society and politics in India from the eigthennth century to modern age

Bayly, Susan


The phenomenon of caste has probably aroused more controversy than any other aspect of Indian life. This volume explores the emergence of ideas and practices that gave rise to the so-called "caste-soc..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521264341 | 1999 | 421 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Ancient China and its enemies : the rise of nomadic power in East Asian history

Di Cosmo, Nicola


Relations between Inner Asian nomads and Chinese are a continuous theme throughout Chinese history, reaching particularly dramatic dimensions with the Mongol (1279-1368) and Manchu (1644-1912) conques..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521770644 | 2002 | 369 Pág. | Tela | inglés | LIBRO

Columbia chronologies of asian history and culture

Bowman, John S. (Ed.)


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COLUMBIA UNIV. PRESS | 9780231110044 | 2000 | 751 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

The Cambridge history of Southeast Asia, complete set (2 four

Tarling, Nicholas (Ed.)


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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521778640 | 1999 | Rústica | LIBRO

Peking (Temples and city life, 1400-1900)

Naquin, Susan


This study shows how modern Beijing's glittering image as China's great and ancient capital came into being and reveals the shifting identities of a much more complex past, one whose rich social and c..

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The global world of indian merchants, 1750-1947 (Traders of Sind from Bukhara to Panama)

Markovits, Claude


Claude Markovits' book charts the development of two merchant communities in the province of Sind from the precolonial period, through colonial conquest and up to indepedence. Based on previously negl..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521622851 | 2000 | 327 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

The great Ming Code ("Da Ming lu)


Imperial Chinas dynastic legal codes provide a wealth of information for historians, social scientists, and scholars of comparative law and of literary, cultural, and legal history. Until now, only th..

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UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON PRESS | 9780295984490 | 2005 | 317 Pág. | Tela | inglés | LIBRO

Japanese society at war. Death, memory and the russo-japanese war

Shimazu, Naoko


As the first international conflict of the twentieth-century, the Russo-Japanese War attracted much contemporary global interest. This is the first full-length study to examine the war from the perspe..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521859349 | 2009 | 354 Pág. | Tela | inglés | LIBRO

Immigration and citizenship in Japan

Chung, Erin Aeran


Japan is currently the only advanced industrial democracy with a fourth-generation immigrant problem. As other industrialized countries face the challenges of incorporating postwar immigrants, Japan c..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521514040 | 2010 | 224 Pág. | Tela | inglés | LIBRO

The New Cambridge History of India, Vol. IV-4. An agrarian history of South Asia

Ludden, David


David Ludden provides a comprehensive historical framework for the understanding of regional diversity of agrarian South Asia. Adopting a long-term view, he treats South Asia not as a single civilizat..

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Cosmology and political culture in early China

Wang, Aihe


This book offers a radical reinterpretation of the formative stages of Chinese culture and history, tracing the central role played by cosmology in the formation of China's early empires. It crosses ..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521624206 | 2000 | 241 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Traditional industry in the economy of colonial India

Roy, Tirthankar


Earlier historians of India's economic history have argued that traditional manufacturing in India was destroyed or devitalized during the colonial period, and that "modern industry" is substantially ..

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Intelligence and war against Japan (Britain, America and the politics of secret service)

Aldrich, Richard J.


Intelligence and the War against Japan offers the first comprehensive scholarly history of the development of the British secret service and its relations with its American intelligence counterparts d..

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Europe-Asia relations. Building multilateralisms


This volume explores the substance and manner in which the member countries of the EU and their Asian counterparts interact at bilateral, multi-lateral and inter-regional levels.It fills the gap in ma..

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PALGRAVE MACMILLAN | 9780230550674 | 2008 | 269 Pág. | Cartone | inglés | LIBRO

Arising from bondage (A history of the indo-caribbean people)

Ramdin, Ron


Su pulpa jugosa y su excelente sabor hacen que la pera sea una de las frutas más consumidas en nuestro país. El cultivo de la pera requiere una importante inversión de tiempo y de recursos financie..

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I. B. TAURIS PUBLISHERS | 9781860642975 | 2000 | 387 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

The Family Model in Chinese Art and Culture

Silbergeld, Jerome / Ching, Dora C. Y.


The family model has been central to patterns of social organization and cultural articulation throughout Chinese history, influencing all facets of the content and style of Chinese art. With contri..

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PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780691158594 | 2013 | 568 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

The mirage of china. Anti-humanism, narcissism, and corporeality of the contemporany world

Liu, Xin


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BERGHAHN BOOKS | 9781845455453 | 2009 | 209 Pág. | Tela | inglés | LIBRO

The international order of Asia in the 1930s and 1950s


This book reconsiders the nature and formation of Asia's economic order during the 1930s and 1950s in light of the new historiographical developments in Britain and Japan. Recently several Japanese ec..

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ASHGATE PUBLISHING LTD | 9780754653417 | 2009 | 308 Pág. | Tela | inglés | LIBRO

One industry, two Chinas (Silk filatures and peasant-family production

Bell, Lynda S.


This book reopens and restructures the grand debate on the nature of economic development in China prior to the Communist revolution. It rejects the debate's old contours in which quantitative data we..

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The Sartorialist. India

Schuman, Scott / Tewari, Bandana / Golden, Reuel


Scott Schuman, también conocido como The Sartorialist, realizó varios viajes a India para capturar el estilo salvaje y original de sus mercados, calles y campos de críquet a traves de ciudades como..

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TASCHEN (ESPAñA) | 9783836577076 | 2019 | 300 Pág. | Cartone | inglés | LIBRO

L'Asie orientale et méridionale aux XIXe et XXe siècles (Chine, Corée,

Rotermund, Hartmut et al.


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PRESSES UNIVERSITAIRES DE FRANCE | 9782130499787 | 1999 | 346 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

The world of the Indian ocean merchant, 1500-1800 (Collected essays)

Das Gupta, Ashin


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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780195650198 | Tela | LIBRO

One quarter of humanity (Malthusian mythology and chinese realities)

Lee, J./Feng, W.


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HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780674639089 | 1999 | 247 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Anuario Asia/Pacífico 2004


Balance de los acontecimientos más relevantes de un área geográfica en pleno desarrollo que despierta un creciente interés entre las instituciones, las empresas y el público en general. Con el ob..

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FUNDACIÓ CIDOB | 9788487072529 | 2006 | 611 Pág. | Rústica | castellano | LIBRO

Anuario Asia Pacífico 2005


La Fundación CIDOB, Casa Asia y el Real Instituto Elcano publican la segunda edición del Anuario Asia-Pacífico, una obra que ve la luz en un momento de especial actividad en la región, convertida ..

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FUNDACIÓ CIDOB | 9771699811000 | 2007 | 591 Pág. | Rústica | castellano | LIBRO

The Making of the State Enterprise System in Modern China. The dynamics of institutional change

Byan, Morris L.


"When, how, and why did the state enterprise system of modern China take shape? The conventional argument is that China borrowed its economic system and development strategy wholesale from the Soviet ..

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HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780674017177 | 2005 | 331 Pág. | Tela | inglés | LIBRO

Land and lordship in early modern Japan

Ravina, Mark


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STANFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780804728980 | 1999 | 0 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

Nation, governance, and modernity in China: Canton, 1900-1927

Tsin, Michael


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STANFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780804733618 | 2000 | 276 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Vasco da Gama and the linking of Eurpe and Asia

Disney, Anthony/Booth,E.(Eds.)


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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780195651812 | 2000 | 504 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

The Columbia guide to modern japanese history

Allinson, Gary D.


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COLUMBIA UNIV. PRESS | 9780231111447 | 1999 | 259 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Worlds of bronze and bamboo. Sima Qian's conquest of history

Hardy, Grant


Este libro forma parte de una nueva filosofía de libros que aúnan en un solo volumen un curso de aprendizaje y una guía de consulta rápida. En este libro encontrará todo lo que debe saber para ap..

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COLUMBIA UNIV. PRESS | 9780231113045 | 1999 | 301 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Emperor of Japan : Meiji and his world, 1852-1912

Keene, Donald


"When Emperor Meiji began his rule, in 1867, Japan was a splintered empire, dominated by the shogun and the daimyos, who ruled over the country's more than 250 decentralized domains and who were, in t..

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COLUMBIA UNIV. PRESS | 9780231123402 | 2002 | 922 Pág. | Tela | inglés | LIBRO

Endgame : Britain, Russia and the final struggle for central Asia

Siegel, Jennifer


Endgame describes the period before and after 1907 when the tension and hostility between the two powers was apparently concluded. The Anglo-Russian Convention of 1907 seemed to be a deliberate move t..

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I. B. TAURIS PUBLISHERS | 9781850433712 | 2002 | 273 Pág. | Tela | inglés | LIBRO

Filipinas. Puerta de Oriente. De Legazpi a Malaspina

Morales, Alfredo J.


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LUNWERG EDITORES, S.A. | 8497850335 | 2003 | 333 Pág. | Rústica | castellano | LIBRO

Women and property in China, 960-1949

Bernhardt, Kathryn


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STANFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780804735261 | 2000 | 236 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Railways in modern India

Kerr, Ian (Ed.)


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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780195648287 | 2001 | 356 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Hirohito and the making of modern Japan

Bix, Herbert P.


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GERALD DUCKWORTH & CO. | 9780715630778 | 2001 | 800 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Siam and the West, 1500-1700

Cruysse, Dirk van der


In a lively and engaging style, Dirk Van der Cruysse traces the history of European-Siamese relations, from the arrival of the Portuguese around the beginning of the 16th century followed by the Dutch..

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SILKWORM BOOKS | 9789747551570 | 2002 | 565 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

El mundo chino

Gernet, Jacques


Hace cincuenta años que Mao Zedong proclamó el nacimiento de la República popular China pero, aún hoy, ese inmenso país es incomprensible para nosotros, occidentales, si lo aislamos de su formida..

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EDITORIAL CRITICA, S.A. | 9788484328681 | 2006 | 724 Pág. | Rústica | castellano | LIBRO

El mundo chino

Gernet, Jacques


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EDITORIAL CRITICA, S.A. | 9788484326212 | 2005 | 724 Pág. | Rústica | castellano | LIBRO

Dragon in a three pieces suit. The emergence of capitalism in China

Guthrie, Doug


Dragon in a Three-Piece Suit is an innovative sociological examination of what is perhaps the main engine of economic reform in China, the large industrial firm. Doug Guthrie, who spent more than a ye..

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PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780691004921 | 1999 | 302 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Empire & information (Intelligence gathering and social communication in India, 1780-1870)

Bayly, C.A.


In a penetrating account of the evolution of British intelligence gathering in India, C. A. Bayly shows how networks of Indian spies, runners and political secretaries were recruited by the British to..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521663601 | Rústica | LIBRO

Qing colonial enterprise (Ethnography and cartography in early modern China)

Hostetler, Laura


"In Qing Colonial Enterprise, Laura Hostetler shows how Qing China (1636-1911) used cartography and ethnography to pursue its expansionist imperial ambitions. She argues that far from being on the per..

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THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO PRESS | 9780226354200 | 2001 | 257 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

La revolución cultural china

Schoenhals, Michael / MacFarquhar, Roderick


La revolución cultural china es uno de los grandes acontecimientos de la historia del siglo XX; pero ha sido también, hasta hoy, uno de los peor comprendidos. A lo largo de una década, de 1966 a 19..

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EDITORIAL CRITICA, S.A. | 9788498920253 | 2009 | 910 Pág. | Tela | castellano | LIBRO

Dangerous women (Warriors, grannies, and geishas of the Ming)

Cass, Victoria


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ROWMAN & LITTLEFIELD | 9780847693955 | Rústica | LIBRO

Japanese historians and the national myths, 1600-1945 (The Age of the

Brownlee, John S.


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EDITORIAL LUMEN, S.A. | 9780774806459 | 1999 | 256 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

Misère et crime au Japon, du XVIIe siècle à nos jours

Pons, Philippe


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ÉDITIONS GALLIMARD-FOLIO | 9782070749461 | Rústica | LIBRO

Renascent empire? (The House of Braganza and the quest for stability in portuguese monsoon Asia, ca.1640-1683)

Ames, Glenn J.


Based on extensive archival research in Portugal, India, England, and France, this work provides the first monographic study of a crucial, yet hitherto ignored period in the history of Portugal's Asia..

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AMSTERDAM UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9789053563823 | 2000 | 262 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

A history of inner Asia

Soucek, Svat


This accessible introduction to Inner Asia traces its history from the arrival of Islam, through the various dynasties to the Russian conquest. The contemporary focus rests on the seven countries that..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521657044 | 2000 | 369 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

Japón y el mundo actual

Barlés Báguena, Elena / Almazán, David


LA ACTUAL POSICIÓN DE JAPÓN EN EL MUNDO, las relaciones con el mundo hispánico y su influencia en nuestra cultura son los principales ejes que articulan este ambicioso libro, en el cual se presenta..

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PRENSAS UNIVERSITARIAS DE ZARAGOZA | 9788415274087 | 2011 | 1074 Pág. | Rústica | castellano | LIBRO

The origins of Japan's medieval world : courtiers, clerics, warriors, and peasants in the fourteenth century


This pioneering collection of fifteen essays proposes to change the way we think about fourteenth-century Japan and what preceded and followed it. Most notable is the search for Japan's medieval begin..

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STANFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780804743792 | 2001 | 504 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

Las Rutas de la Seda. Pueblos, culturas y paisajes

Whitfield, Susan


* De las piedras preciosas a las especias, de las nuevas religiones a las innovaciones tecnológicas, el intercambio de artículos y de ideas a lo largo de las antiguas rutas mercantiles de las Rutas ..

EDITORIAL BLUME, S.A. | 9788417757922 | 2019 | 480 Pág. | Cartone | castellano | LIBRO

An economic history of Malaysia, c.1800-1990 (The transition to modern economic growth)

Drabble, John H.


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PALGRAVE MACMILLAN | 9780333553008 | 2000 | 320 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

La historia del Tíbet. Conversaciones con el Dalai Lama

Laird, Thomas


Una mirada personal del Dalai Lama a la historia del Tibet. Esta obra es una vibrante narración histórica revela la presencia, el carácter y las ideas del Dalai Lama a la que vez que presenta ante ..

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EDICIONES PAIDOS IBERICA, S.A. | 9788449321160 | 2008 | 510 Pág. | Tela | castellano | LIBRO

The open empire (A history of China to 1600)

Hansen, Valerie


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W. W. NORTON & COMPANY | 9780393973747 | 2000 | 458 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

El prodigio que fue India

Basham, Arthur L.


Durante el siglo XIX y hasta la mitad del XX, coincidiendo con la independencia de India, los conocimientos que los eruditos occidentales transmitieron acerca de este país fue-ron, en general, tenden..

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PRE-TEXTOS | 9788481919509 | 2009 | 804 Pág. | Rústica | castellano | LIBRO

Viajes por Asia

Donzel, Catherine


Desde India y Ceilán, hasta China y Japón, pasando por Indochina, Malasia e Indonesia. Viajes por Asia nos transporta hasta el final del siglo XIX y principios del siglo XX, cuando los imperios colo..

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OCEANO/AMBAR | 9788475565255 | 2009 | 320 Pág. | Tela | castellano | LIBRO

Historia del Japón

Yukio, Kaibara


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FONDO DE CULTURA ECONOMICA, S.A. | 9789681655501 | 2002 | 339 Pág. | Tela | castellano | LIBRO

The changing face of China: From Mao to market

Gittings, John


Edición actualizada a Septiembre de 2005.....

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780192806123 | 2005 | 372 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

A history of Japan, 1582-1941. Internal and external worlds

Cullen, L. M.


This book offers a distinctive overview of the internal and external pressures responsible for the making of modern Japan. L. M. Cullen argues that Japanese policies and fears have often been caricatu..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521529181 | 2003 | 357 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

El Espíritu de Asia. Viajes a los Lugares Sagrados de Oriente

Shearer, Alistair / Freeman, Michael


Los viajes a los lugares sagrados han abierto los ojos de millones de occidentales al rico legado cultural y espiritual de los países asiáticos. Ya se centren en las creencias del pasado remoto o en..

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EDICIONES ONIRO S.A. | 9788497540117 | 2002 | 208 Pág. | Rústica | castellano | LIBRO

Le meurtre en famille. Parricide et infanticide en Chine (XVIII-XIX siècle)

Lauwaert, Françoise


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EDITIONS ODILE JACOB | 9782738107152 | 1999 | 366 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

The Genesis of East Asia 221 B.C.-A.D. 907

Holcombe, Charles


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UNIVERSITY OF HAWAI PRESS | 9780824824655 | 2001 | 332 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

India: globalization and change

Shurmer-Smith, Pamela


India: Globalization and Change by Pamela Shurmer-Smith examines the political and social changes taking place in India as a result of market liberalization and integration into the world economy." "C..

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ARNOLD/HODDER & STOUGHTON | 9780340705780 | 2000 | 209 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

Engineers of happy land : technology and nationalism in a colony

Mrazek, Rudolf


Based on close reading of historical documents--poetry as much as statistics--and focused on the conceptualization of technology, this book is an unconventional evocation of late colonial Netherlands ..

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PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780691091624 | 2002 | 368 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

Southeast Asia (A concise history)

Heidhues, Mary S.


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THAMES AND HUDSON | 9780500251171 | Tela | LIBRO

La China de Mao y después. Una historia de la República Popular

Meisner, Maurice


Es una de las grandes ironías de la Historia contemporánea que el proceso más masivo y dinámico de desarrollo capitalista en el mundo haya sido llevado a cabo bajo los auspicios de un estado comun..

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COMUNICARTE EDITORIAL | 9789876020398 | 2008 | 641 Pág. | Rústica | castellano | LIBRO

Breve historia de la civilización china

Schirokauer, Conrad


Este libro escrito por los historiadores Conrad Schirokauer y Miranda Brown ofrece una perspectiva equilibrada de la historia de China que incluye tanto la información fundamental sobre los suces..

EDICIONES BELLATERRA, S.A. | 9788472905559 | 2011 | 495 Pág. | Rústica con solapas | castellano | LIBRO


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