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Frank Kingdon-Ward by Charles Lyte
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An excellent read on a fascinating man. My only real criticism is that any book frequently utilising lengthy quotes, such as this one, really should include citations of these passages in a notes section at the end of the text (the fact Lyte expressl ...more
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South East Asia In Turmoil by Brian Crozier
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Crozier argues that the post-colonial governments of Southeast Asia are themselves essentially neo-imperialist, even though they professed to be otherwise. Written in the period just prior to the deployment of American troops in the failed defence of ...more
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Mr Selden's Map of China by Timothy Brook
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This is a wonderfully personable book. It's easy conversational style brings to life the academic adventure of doing historical research. By using museum and library collections, tracing connections through texts and maps, linking them to real people ...more
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“I've always wanted to get as far as possible from the place where I was born. Far both geographically and spiritually. To leave it behind ... I feel that life is very short and the world is there to see and one should know as much about it as possible. One belongs to the whole world, not just one part of it.”
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