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  • Developmental Dilemmasby Peter Ho

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 54.95

    Developmental Dilemmas singles out land as an object of study and places it in the context of one of the world's largest and most populous countries undergoing institutional reform: the People's Republic of China. The book demonstrates that private property protected by law, the principle of 'getting-the-prices-right', and the emergence of effectively... more...

  • Institutions in Transitionby Peter Ho

    Oxford University Press 2005; US$ 139.99

    China's urban sprawl has led to serious social cleavages. Unclear land and property rights have resulted in an uneasy alliance between real estate companies and local authorities, with most willing to strike illegal deals over land. The results have been devastating. Farmers live in fear that the land they till today will be gone tomorrow, while... more...

  • The Welsh Girlby Peter Ho Davies

    Hodder & Stoughton 2008; US$ 16.35

    In the wake of D-Day, the war brings two very different Germans to Wales. Captain Rotheram, a German Jewish refugee working for British Intelligence, arrives in the Black Mountains to interview a notorious captive ? Rudolf Hess. Further north, Karsten Simmering, a dutiful soldier struggling to reconcile his surrender with his sense of honour, is incarcerated... more...

  • The Welsh Girlby Peter Ho Davies

    Hodder & Stoughton 2008; Not Available

    In the wake of D-Day, the war brings two very different Germans to Wales. Captain Rotheram, a German Jewish refugee working for British Intelligence, arrives in the Black Mountains to interview a notorious captive ? Rudolf Hess. Further north, Karsten Simmering, a dutiful soldier struggling to reconcile his surrender with his sense of honour, is incarcerated... more...

  • The Ugliest House in the Worldby Peter Ho Davies

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 1998; US$ 14.99

    "The eight stories in this first collection from British-born Oregonian Davies promise to keep you on your toes. They start benignly, often comically, but inevitably there comes a moment when, with the briefest of phrases, Davies startles the reader with a sudden turn down some melancholy and treacherous path." Publishers Weekly "Allows us access... more...

  • Equal Loveby Peter Ho Davies

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2000; US$ 13.95

    "The subject matter of most of these stories--the small but also vast world of relationships--is well-traveled territory for short story writers. But Ho's own geographical history (born in England to Welsh and Chinese parents, now lives in the U.S.) helps give his work an original stamp. This collection demonstrates a familiarity with the often-subtle... more...

  • The Welsh Girlby Peter Ho Davies

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2013; US$ 13.95

    “Beautifully conjures a place and its people, in an extraordinary time . . . a rare gem.?—Claire Messud “A beautiful, ambitious novel that takes the reader into the most personal corner of war. It is emotionally resonant and perfectly rendered.?—Ann Patchett "A memorable writer of sinewy intelligence and rare grace." -- David Mitchell “An ambitious,... more...

  • China's Embedded Activismby Peter Ho; Richard Edmonds

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 54.95

    In recent years China has been remarkable in achieving extraordinary economic transformation, yet without fundamental political change. To many observers this would seem to imply a weakness in Chinese civil society. However, though the idea of democracy as multitudes of citizens taking to the streets may be attractive, it is simultaneously misleading... more...

  • Experiments in Unit Operations and Processing of Foodsby Margarida Vieira; Peter Ho

    Springer 2006; US$ 139.00

    In chemical engineering and related fields, a unit operation is a basic step in a process. For example in milk processing, homogenization, pasteurization, chilling, and packaging are each unit operations which are connected to create the overall process. This book covers many different unit operations as they apply to food processing. more...

  • Raw Extreme Manifestoby Fred Ho; Peter Lew

    Skyhorse Publishing 2012; US$ 12.95

    A cross between Michael Pollan?s Food Rules and Adam Richman?s Food vs. Man ,  Raw Extreme Manifesto is one man?s journey into raw food extremism. With sensible tips, simple recipes, rules, and most importantly, results, Fred Ho?s book tells you everything you need to know about going totally raw?without spending all your money on expensive... more...