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  • First Raj of the Sikhsby Harish Dhillon

    Hay House 2013; US$ 8.95 US$ 6.58

    Banda Singh Bahadur appeared in Sikh history for a relatively short period (1708-1716) but, after the Sikh gurus, influenced it more significantly than any other individualBanda Singh Bahadur is among the most colourful and fascinating characters in Sikh history. From an ascetic he was transformed into Guru Gobind Singh’s most trusted disciple.... more...

  • Singapore Street Namesby Victor R. Savage; Brenda S.A. Yeoh

    Marshall Cavendish 2013; US$ 28.99

    Place names tell us much about a country - its history, its landscape, its people, its aspirations, its self-image. The study of place names, ‘toponymics’, unlocks the myriad interlocking stories that are encoded in every street and landmark. In Singapore, the coexistence of various races, cultures and languages, as well as its history of... more...

  • Bedouin Tribes of the Euphratesby W.S. Blunt

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 230.00

    First Published in 1968. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Alberuni's Indiaby Edward C. Sachau

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Voices from Tibetby Tsering Woeser; Lixiong Wang; Violet Law

    Hong Kong University Press, HKU 2013; US$ 20.00

    Tsering Woeser and Wang Lixiong are widely regarded as the most eloquent, insightful writers on contemporary Tibet. Their reportage on the economic exploitation, environmental degradation, cultural destruction and political subjugation that plague the increasingly Han Chinese-dominated Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) is as powerful as it is profound,... more...

  • Dupleix and Cliveby Henry Dodwell

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95

    First Published in 1967. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • India under Colonial Rule: 1700-1885by Douglas M. Peers

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 38.95

    Between 1700 and 1885 the British became the paramount power on the Indian subcontinent, their authority extending from Sri Lankain the south to the Himalayasin the north. It was a massive empire, inspiring both pride and anxiety amongst the British, and forcing change upon and disrupting the lives of its Indian subjects. Yet it is not simply a... more...

  • Life as a Dalitby Subhadra Mitra Channa; Joan P Mencher

    SAGE Publications 2013; US$ 62.00

    Life as a Dalit looks at caste society from the point of view of the Dalits, focusing on their worldview, emotions, and critical appraisal of their own position and of the higher groups. It is a volume based on the critical perspectives provided by scholars who have turned around the more acclaimed and accepted theories of caste society privileging... more...

  • Surface Collectionby Denis Byrne

    AltaMira Press 2007; US$ 35.99

    This travelogue tackles the pressing issues of cultural-heritage management in Southern Asia by examining archaeological sites in Indonesia, Thailand, and the Philippines, among other countries. more...

  • Mahatma Gandhiby Douglas Allen

    Reaktion Books 2011; US$ 16.95

    The idea of nonviolent resistance is still as essential and almost as radical today as it was when Mahatma Gandhi (1869?1948) first pioneered in India the protest of political tyranny?in his case against British colonialism?through massive displays of civil disobedience. Gandhi?s ideas of peaceful protest went on to inspire the marches and sit-ins... more...