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  • Double Cup Loveby Eddie Huang

    Random House Publishing Group 2016; US$ 27.00

    From the author of Fresh Off the Boat, now a hit ABC sitcom, comes a hilarious and fiercely original story of culture, family, love, and red-cooked pork Eddie Huang was finally happy. Sort of. He?d written a bestselling book and was the star of a TV show that took him to far-flung places around the globe. His New York City restaurant was humming,... more...

  • Desi Hoop Dreamsby Stanley I. Thangaraj

    NYU Press 2015; US$ 22.95

    South Asian American men are not usually depicted as ideal American men. They struggle against popular representations as either threatening terrorists or geeky, effeminate computer geniuses. To combat such stereotypes, some use sports as a means of performing a distinctly American masculinity. Desi Hoop Dreams focuses on South Asian-only basketball... more...

  • From the Land of Shadowsby Khatharya Um

    NYU Press 2015; US$ 22.95

    In a century of mass atrocities, the Khmer Rouge regime marked Cambodia with one of the most extreme genocidal instances in human history. What emerged in the aftermath of the regime's collapse in 1979 was a nation fractured by death and dispersal. It is estimated that nearly one-fourth of the country's population perished from hard labor, disease,... more...

  • Etiquette (Collins Nutshell Books)by Martine Legge

    HarperCollins Publishers 2012; US$ 7.09

    Ever wondered about the correct way to address a Duke? Or how to get out of a car elegantly? What do you do if you embarrass yourself in public? These, and a whole host of other practical questions, are answered in this charming pocket-sized book. more...

  • Festival of Christmasby Laurence Whistler

    Dean Street Press 2015; US$ 1.44

    <i>For children the day begins with a weight on the toes, long, angular, and many-faceted as a leg by Picasso. The stocking should be opened by candlelight: no other light is resonant at that high frequency of excitement.</i><br><br>Christmas is one of the oldest of our traditions, more ancient... more...

  • The Politics of Agrarian Reform in Brazilby Wilder Robles; Henry Veltmeyer

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 100.00

    The Politics of Agrarian Refor m in Brazi l examines the interrelationships among peasant mobilization, agrarian reform and co-operativism in contemporary Brazil. more...

  • Chinese Americans: The History and Culture of a Peopleby Jonathan Lee

    ABC-CLIO 2015; US$ 100.00

    While the number of Chinese Americans has grown very rapidly in the last decade, this group has long thrived in the United States in spite of racism, discrimination, and segregation. This comprehensive volume takes a global view of the Chinese experience in the Americas. While the focus is on Chinese Americans in the United States, author Jonathan... more...

  • The Mississippi Cookbookby Mississippi Cooperative Extension Service; Martha Hall Foose

    University Press of Mississippi 2010; US$ 25.00

    The Mississippi Cookbook was prepared in an attempt to collect, make available, and thus preserve the favorite recipes of fine cooks throughout Mississippi. Over 7,000 recipes were collected from all areas of the state. From this total, the home economists of the state Cooperative Extension Service had the painfully difficult task of screening the... more...

  • Mardi Gras, Gumbo, and Zydecoby Marcia Gaudet; James C. McDonald

    University Press of Mississippi 2011; US$ 22.00

    Ethnic Studies -- Southern Studies--> The detectable identity of southern Louisiana's one-of-a-kind culture has been expressed in numerous descriptive phrases--"south of the South," "the northern tip of the Caribbean," "this folklore land." A strange, piquant, and savory mixture, it also has been likened to one of the region's signature dishes, gumbo.... more...

  • To See Them Runby Eric A. Eliason; Scott Squire; Stephen Bodio

    University Press of Mississippi 2015; US$ 40.00

    An unforgettable and up-close portrait of the men and dogs who hunt coyotes more...