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Night, Again
Contemporary Fiction from Vietnam
Edited by Linh Dinh


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $14.95

A couple's scheme to get rich by killing their father backfires, leaving them in charge of a cripple. In heaven, a baby, dead through neglect, tells his playmates: "Life down there is just one long sleep." A young soldier, saved by a stranger, can never again find her to thank her... Read more >
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In Our Image
In Our Image
Written by Stanley Karnow
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307775436
Our Price: $13.99
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In Our Image
America's Empire in the Philippines
Written by Stanley Karnow


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 24, 2010
Price: $13.99

Traces the history of the Philippines, discusses the influence of Spain and the United States, and looks at the problems facing the Philippines today. Read more >
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Love Like Hate
Love Like Hate
Written by Linh Dinh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583229095
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Love Like Hate
A Novel
Written by Linh Dinh


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: September 21, 2010
Price: $16.95

Linh Dinh is already one of the secret masters of short fiction. Love Like Hate is something like a traditional cross-cultural novel that's been shocked into life by Dinh's uncanny ability to tell us stories we didn't even know we wanted to hear. -- Ed Park, editor of The Believer
In Love... Read more >
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Thai Street Food
Thai Street Food
Written by David Thompson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580082846
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Thai Street Food

Written by David Thompson


Format: Hardcover, 372 pages
On Sale: September 21, 2010
Price: $60.00

Thai Street Food transports readers straight into the bustling heart of Thailand’s colorful street stalls and markets--from the predawn rounds of monks fanning out along the aisles to the made-to-order stalls ablaze in neon and jammed with hungry locals after dark. Featuring nearly 100 authentic dishes plus lavish photography accompanying every... Read more >
Burmese Lessons
Burmese Lessons
Written by Karen Connelly
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385528009
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Burmese Lessons
A true love story
Written by Karen Connelly


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: May 18, 2010
Price: $27.95

Orange Prize–winner Karen Connelly’s compelling memoir about her journey to Burma, where she fell in love with a leader of the Burmese rebel army.

When Karen Connelly goes to Burma in 1996 to gather information for a series of articles, she discovers a place of unexpected beauty and generosity. She also... Read more >
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Burmese Lessons
Burmese Lessons
Written by Karen Connelly
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ISBN: 9780385533270
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Burmese Lessons
A true love story
Written by Karen Connelly


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: May 18, 2010
Price: $15.99

Orange Prize–winner Karen Connelly’s compelling memoir about her journey to Burma, where she fell in love with a leader of the Burmese rebel army.

When Karen Connelly goes to Burma in 1996 to gather information for a series of articles, she discovers a place of unexpected beauty and generosity. She also... Read more >
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Unfinished Nation
Unfinished Nation
Written by Max Lane
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844672370
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Unfinished Nation
Indonesia Before and After Suharto
Written by Max Lane


Format: Trade Paperback, 312 pages
On Sale: May 17, 2008
Price: $29.95

Unfinished Nation traces the evolution of Indonesia from its anti-colonial stirrings in the early twentieth century to the lengthy, and eventually victorious, struggle against the dictatorship of President Suharto. In clarifying the often misunderstood political changes that took place in Indonesia at the end of the twentieth century, Max Lane traces... Read more >
Voice of Hope
Voice of Hope
Written by Aung San Suu Kyi, Contribution by Alan Clements
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583228456
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Voice of Hope
Conversations with Alan Clements
Written by Aung San Suu Kyi
Contribution by Alan Clements


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2008
Price: $18.95

Aung San Suu Kyi, Nobel Prize Laureate, mother of two, and devout Buddhist, is one of the most inspiring examples of spiritually infused politics and fearless leadership that the world has ever seen. Daughter of the martyred Burmese national hero who negotiated Burma's independence from Britain in the 1940s, Aung San... Read more >
The Gate
The Gate
Written by Francois Bizot
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ISBN: 9780307428653
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The Gate

Written by Francois Bizot


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

In 1971 a young French ethnologist named Francois Bizot was taken prisoner by forces of the Khmer Rouge who kept him chained in a jungle camp for months before releasing him. Four years later Bizot became the intermediary between the now victorious Khmer Rouge and the occupants of the besieged French... Read more >
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Night, Again
Night, Again
Edited by Linh Dinh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583227060
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Night, Again
Contemporary Fiction from Vietnam
Edited by Linh Dinh


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: February 7, 2006
Price: $14.95

A couple's scheme to get rich by killing their father backfires, leaving them in charge of a cripple. In heaven, a baby, dead through neglect, tells his playmates: "Life down there is just one long sleep." A young soldier, saved by a stranger, can never again find her to thank her... Read more >
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