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  • Remembering the Kanji 1 by James W. Heisig
    Remembering the Kanji 1 (English, Paperback) James W. Heisig

    Volume 2 (4th ed.) updated to include the 196 kanja approved in 2010 for general use.

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  • White Metisse by Kim Lefevre
    White Metisse (English, Paperback) Kim Lefevre

    In this evocative memoir, Kim Lefevre recounts her childhood and adolescence growing up in colonial Viet Nam. Set within a tumultuous period of Franco-Vietnamese history - resistance and revolt, World War II and the Japanese invasion, the first war for independence against the French - White Metisse offers a unique view of watershed events.

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  • Integrated Korean by Korean Language Education and Research Center (KLEAR)
    Integrated Korean (Multiple languages, Paperback) Korean Language Education and Research Center (KLEAR), Sungdai Cho

    These textbooks are the 9th and 10th volumes in a five-level series developed by teachers and linguists of Korean. Each lesson consists of pre-reading activities, one or two main reading texts, new words, useful expressions, exercises, comprehension questions, related reading, discussion and composition and English translation of the reading texts.

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  • Modern Ink by Britta Erickson
    Modern Ink (English, Paperback) Britta Erickson

    Wrenched by warfare and famine from the quiet life of a small-town scholar to the fast-growing treaty port of Shanghai, Wu Changshi (1844?1927) rose to the forefront of the jinshi, or ?epigraphic,? movement in calligraphy and painting. His inventive method of adapting the rugged strength of ancient engraved texts to his own brushwork reinvigorated Chinese art through a reconnection with its...

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  • Chinese Architecture and Metaphor by Feng Jiren
    Chinese Architecture and Metaphor (English, Hardback) Feng Jiren

    Investigating the historical tradition of Chinese architectural writing from antiquity to the twelfth century, Chinese Architecture and Metaphor reveals significant and fascinating social and cultural phenomena in the most important primary text for the study of the Chinese building tradition. Unlike previous scholarship, which has reviewed this imperially commissioned architectural manual largely...

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  • From a Native Daughter by Haunani-Kay Trask
    From a Native Daughter (English, Paperback) Haunani-Kay Trask

    This text challenges stereotypes of Hawaiians and explores the wrongs perpetrated upon the native peoples. It includes material that builds on issues raised in the first edition and situates the essays in the contemporary native Hawaiian rights discussion.

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  • Integrated Korean by Young-Mee Cho
    Integrated Korean (Multiple languages, Paperback) Young-Mee Cho, Hyo Lee

    This is a thoroughly revised edition of Integrated Korean: Intermediate 2, the fourth volume of the best-selling series developed collaboratively by leading classroom teachers and linguists of Korean. All the series' volumes have been developed in accordance with performance-based principles and methodology-contextualization, learner-centeredness, use of authentic materials, usage-orientedness,...

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  • Remembering the Kanji 2 by James W. Heisig
    Remembering the Kanji 2 (Multiple languages, Paperback) James W. Heisig

    Following the first volume of Remembering the Kanji, this provides students with helpful tools for learning the pronunciation of the kanji. Remembering the Kanji 2 lays out the varieties of phonetic pattern and offers helpful hints for learning readings, that might otherwise appear completely random, in an efficient and rational way.

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  • Gagana Samoa by Galumalemana Afeleti L. Hunkin
    Gagana Samoa (Multiple languages, Paperback) Galumalemana Afeleti L. Hunkin

    A modern Samoan language resource. Designed for both classroom and personal use, it features a methodical approach suitable for all ages; an emphasis on patterns of speech and communication through practice and examples; 10 practical dialogues covering everyday social situations; more than 150 exercises to reinforce comprehension; a glossary of all Samoan words used in the coursebook.

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  • Last Writings by Nishida Kitaro
    Last Writings (English, Paperback) Nishida Kitaro

    Nishida Kitarô, Japan's premier modern philosopher, was born in 1870 and grew to intellectual maturity in the final decades of the Meiji period (1868?1912). He achieved recognition as Japan's leading establishment philosopher during his tenure as professor of philosophy at Kyoto University. After his retirement in 1927, and until his death in 1945, Nishida published a continuous stream of...

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  • Water, Snow, Water by David K. Reynolds
    Water, Snow, Water (English, Paperback) David K. Reynolds

    This book expands on the ideas originally expounded in the authors earlier book Constructive Living which is still in print. While the earlier book allows readers to make the best of what life allows in many areas of life, this book specifically address

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  • Integrated Korean by Young-Mee Cho
    Integrated Korean (Multiple languages, Paperback) Young-Mee Cho, Hyo Lee

    This is a thoroughly revised edition of Integrated Korean: Beginning 2, the second volume of the best-selling series developed collaboratively by leading classroom teachers and linguists of Korean. All series' volumes have been developed in accordance with performance-based principles and methodology--contextualization, learner-centeredness, use of authentic materials, usage-orientedness, balance...

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  • The Shaolin Monastery
    The Shaolin Monastery (English, Paperback)

    An in-depth study of how Chinese martial arts affected military and religious institutions through the Tang, Ming, and Qing leadership of China.

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  • Reference Maps of the Islands of Hawaii by James A. Bier
    Reference Maps of the Islands of Hawaii (English, Sheet map, folded) James A. Bier

    Features of the seventh edition of this full-color topographic map include detailed road networks, large-scale inset maps of towns and points of interest, hiking trails, parks, beaches, peaks, and ridges, with more than 2,200 place names.

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  • The Crab Cannery Ship by Takiji Kobayashi
    The Crab Cannery Ship (English, Paperback) Takiji Kobayashi

    This book contains translations of three novels by Takiji Kobayashi, a Communist organizer and proletarian writer of the pre WWII era. The novels The Crab Cannery ship, Yasuko, and Life of a Party Memberprovide important insights into the literature and

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  • Integrated Korean
    Integrated Korean (Multiple languages, Paperback)

    Offers a project of the Korean Language Education and Research Center (KLEAR) with the support of the Korea Foundation. This title includes ""Korean Composition"", ""Korean Language in Culture and Society"", ""Korean Reader for Chinese Characters"", ""Reading in Modern Korean Literature"", and ""Selected Readings in Korean"".

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  • Integrated Korean Workbook by Young-Mee Cho
    Integrated Korean Workbook (English, Paperback) Young-Mee Cho, Hyo Lee

    This workbook accompanies the thoroughly revised edition of Integrated Korean: Beginning 2, the second volume of the best-selling series developed collaboratively by leading classroom teachers and linguists of Korean. All series' volumes have been developed in accordance with performance-based principles and methodology.

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  • Remembering Aizu by Ishmitsu Mahita
    Remembering Aizu (English, Paperback) Ishmitsu Mahita

    The Meiji Restoration of 1868 is most often seen as a glorious event marking the overthrow of Tokugawa feudalism and the beginning of Japan's modern transformation. Yet it had its dark side. The Aizu domain in northeastern Japan had staunchly supported the old regime. For this it was attacked by the new government's forces from Choshu and Satsuma in the autumn of 1868. Its castle town was burned...

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  • Reference Map of Oceania by James A. Bier
    Reference Map of Oceania (English, Sheet map, folded) James A. Bier

    A comprehensive Pacific map, including a main map and 52 inset maps of the major parts of the region. Principal cities, towns, and villages are shown along with roads, topography, and population figures where available. Time zones for the Pacific and individual countries are also included.

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  • Remembering Simplified Hanzi 2 by James W. Heisig
    Remembering Simplified Hanzi 2 (Multiple languages, Paperback) James W. Heisig, Timothy W. Richardson

    This book is the second of two volumes designed to help students learn the meaning and writing of the 3,000 most frequently used simplified Chinese characters. (A parallel set of volumes has been prepared for traditional characters.) The 1,500 characters introduced in Book 1 include the top 1,000 by frequency, plus another 500 best learned at an early stage. Book 2 adds the remaining 1,500...

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