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Guests of the Sheik: An Ethnography of an Iraqi Village

Guests of the Sheik

An Ethnography of an Iraqi Village

Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2010)
CA$13.99

A delightful, well-written, and vastly informative ethnographic study, this is an account of...

Life in Year One: What the World Was Like in First-Century Palestine

Life in Year One

What the World Was Like in First-Century Palestine

Penguin Publishing Group (2010)
CA$14.99

For anyone who's ever pondered what everyday life was like during the time of Jesus comes a lively...

The Man Awakened from Dreams: One Man’s Life in a North China Village, 1857-1942

The Man Awakened from Dreams

One Man’s Life in a North China Village, 1857-1942

Stanford University Press (2005)
CA$23.99

This book is a study of everyday life in rural north China in the late nineteenth and early...

China: A History (Volume 1): From Neolithic Cultures through the Great Qing Empire,(10,000 BCE - 1799 CE)

China: A History (Volume 1)

From Neolithic Cultures through the Great Qing Empire,(10,000 BCE - 1799 CE)

Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. (2010)
CA$25.04

Available in one or two volumes, this accessible, yet rigorous, introduction to the political,...

All But My Life: A Memoir
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (1995)
CA$10.99

A classic of Holocaust literature, Gerda Weissmann Klein's celebrated memoir tells the moving story...

The Silk Road: A New History
Oxford University Press (2012)
CA$16.20

The Silk Road is as iconic in world history as the Colossus of Rhodes or the Suez Canal. But what...

Courage Under Fire: Testing Epictetus's Doctrines in a Laboratory of Human Behavior

Courage Under Fire

Testing Epictetus's Doctrines in a Laboratory of Human Behavior

Hoover Institution Press (2013)
CA$2.99

When physical disability from combat wounds brought about Jim Stockdale's early retirement from...

Jews and Revolution in Nineteenth-Century Russia
Cambridge University Press (1995)
CA$45.71

A caregully researched study of 100 years of the Russian-Jewish revolutionary history.

The Trans-pacific Imagination: Rethinking Boundary, Culture and Society

The Trans-pacific Imagination

Rethinking Boundary, Culture and Society

World Scientific Publishing Company (2012)
CA$55.30

This anthology critically re-examines and re-articulates the discursive boundary that binds the...

Is There a Middle East?: The Evolution of a Geopolitical Concept

Is There a Middle East?

The Evolution of a Geopolitical Concept

Stanford University Press (2011)
CA$29.99

This book offers diverse debates on the possible manifestations and meanings of the term "Middle...