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  • Somebody Else's Centuryby Patrick Smith

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2010; US$ 25.95

    From one of our foremost experts on Asia and its history comes this brilliant dissection of the relationship between East and West.   In three succinct essays, Patrick Smith investigates the East?s endeavor to adopt Western technology and all that we consider modern. He underscores a crucial distinction between modernization (the simple emulation... more...

  • Thematic Guide to Popular Short Storiesby PATRICK SMITH

    ABC-CLIO 2002; US$ 73.00

    Providing easy access to information on nearly 450 short stories, this unique guide surveys a wide spectrum of world literature, canonical works, and contemporary fiction. Librarians and teachers will find multiple purposes for this expertly-compiled resource, which can be employed in much the same way as a standard bibliography. Educators will appreciate... more...

  • Japanby Patrick Smith

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 15.95

    The Japanese are in the process of re-creating themselves--an endeavor they have undertaken at intervals throughout history, always prompted by a combination of domestic and global forces. In this landmark book, Patrick Smith asserts that a variety of forces--the achievement of material affluence, the Cold War's end, and the death of Emperor Hirohito--are... more...

  • Conversations with Tim O'Brienby Patrick A. Smith

    University Press of Mississippi 2012; US$ 100.00

    On the strength of a National Book Award for his novel Going After Cacciato (1978) and a widely acclaimed short-story cycle, The Things They Carried (1990), Tim O'Brien (b. 1946) cemented his reputation as one of the most compelling chroniclers of Vietnam--and, in the process, was cast as a "Vietnam writer." But to confine O'Brien to a single... more...

  • Cockpit Confidentialby Patrick Smith

    Sourcebooks 2013; US$ 9.99

    "Patrick Smith is extraordinarily knowledgeable about modern aviation...the ideal seatmate, a companion, writer and explainer."? Boston Globe Airline pilot Patrick Smith divulges his personal and sometimes surprising insights into the most newsworthy and wacky topics involving air travel today. It's an entertaining, accessible read,... more...

  • Conversations with William Gibsonby Patrick A. Smith

    University Press of Mississippi 2014; US$ 25.00

    "After reading Neuromancer for the first time," literary scholar Larry McCaffery wrote, "I knew I had seen the future of [science fiction] (and maybe of literature in general), and its name was William Gibson." McCaffery was right. Gibson's 1984 debut is one of the most celebrated SF novels of the last half century, and in a career spanning more than... more...

  • Extra Inningsby Patrick Smith

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2007; US$ 29.95

    What leads a man in his mid to late thirties to take up the sport of baseball after a fifteen year hiatus? Especially when stressful and potentially humiliating tryouts are involved? The Lutherville, Maryland, Athletics are a ball team composed of plumbers, demolition guys, investment bankers, security guards and salesmen who play for the love of the... more...

  • Vodou in Haitian Life and Cultureby Patrick Bellegarde-Smith; Claudine Michel

    Palgrave Macmillan 2006; US$ 36.00

    An introduction to Vodou practices and beliefs, with a focus on Haiti. more...

  • Parliaments and Politics during the Cromwellian Protectorateby Patrick Little; David L. Smith

    Cambridge University Press 2007; US$ 34.00

    A book-length study of the period of the Cromwellian Protectorate from 1653 to 1659. more...

  • The Trouble with Higher Educationby Trevor Hussey; Patrick Smith

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 46.95

    The Trouble with Higher Education is a powerful and topical critique of the Higher Education system in the UK, with relevance to countries with similar systems.  Based on the authors? experiences that span over 30+ years of fieldwork, the issues discussed focus on the problems facing the principle responsibilities of universities: teaching, learning... more...