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A Dictionary of English Folklore

ISBN : 9780198804871

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¥5,115
Author: 
Jacqueline Simpson; Steve Roud
Pages
424 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
132 x 196 mm
Pub date
Dec 2016
This Dictionary is part of the Oxford Reference Collection: using sustainable print-on-demand technology to make the acclaimed backlist of the Oxford Reference programme perennially available in hardb ... Read more

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An Unholy Brew: Alcohol in Indian History and Religions

ISBN : 9780199375936

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¥16,984
Author: 
James McHugh
Pages
408 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Nov 2021
The first comprehensive book on alcohol in pre-modern India, An Unholy Brew: Alcohol in Indian History and Religions uses a wide range of sources from the Vedas to the Kamasutra to explore drinks and ... Read more

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An Unholy Brew: Alcohol in Indian History and Religions

ISBN : 9780199375943

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¥6,853
Author: 
James McHugh
Pages
408 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Nov 2021
The first comprehensive book on alcohol in pre-modern India, An Unholy Brew: Alcohol in Indian History and Religions uses a wide range of sources from the Vedas to the Kamasutra to explore drinks and ... Read more

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Arabian Nights' Entertainments

ISBN : 9780199555871

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¥2,860
Author: 
Robert L. Mack
Pages
976 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 195 mm
Pub date
May 2009
Series
Oxford World's Classics
No other edition offers extensive textual apparatus such as explanatory notes, plot summaries, particularly vital as stories are complex and interwoven. The Sultan Schahriar's misguided resolution to ... Read more

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Pages
312 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
165 x 235 mm
Pub date
Nov 2016
An Anglican priest hands out brass knuckles to his congregation to guard his church from anti-Christmas fanatics. Fascists insist that the real Christmas is the Winter Solstice, while Communists stage ... Read more

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Crisis and Ambition: Tombs and Burial Customs in Third-century Ce Rome

ISBN : 9780199672738

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¥31,713
Author: 
Barbara E. Borg
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
195 x 249 mm
Pub date
Oct 2013
Series
Oxford Studies in Ancient Culture & Representation
Tombs and burial customs are an exquisite source for social history, as their commemorative character inevitably expresses much of the contemporaneous ideology of a society. This book presents, for th ... Read more

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Death in Late Bronze Age Greece: Variations on a Theme

ISBN : 9780190926069

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¥15,444
Author: 
Joanne M. A. Murphy
Pages
360 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Mar 2020
Late Bronze Age tombs in Greece and their attendant mortuary practices have been a topic of scholarly debate for over a century, dominated by the idea of a monolithic culture with the same development ... Read more

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Devouring Japan: Global Perspectives on Japanese Culinary Identity

ISBN : 9780190240400

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¥21,450
Author: 
Nancy K. Stalker
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jul 2018
Original essays by leading food historians and leading scholars of Japanese history, literature, and anthropology Examines the role of Japanese foods in regional, national, and international iden ... Read more

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Devouring Japan: Global Perspectives on Japanese Culinary Identity

ISBN : 9780190240417

Price(incl.tax): 
¥6,171
Author: 
Nancy K. Stalker
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
May 2018
Original essays by leading food historians and leading scholars of Japanese history, literature, and anthropology Examines the role of Japanese foods in regional, national, and international iden ... Read more

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Does Torture Work?

ISBN : 9780190872816

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¥5,830
Author: 
John W. Schiemann
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jan 2018
Is interrogational torture effective? What do we mean by effective? How brutal can torture get and be considered justifiable? In this book, John W. Schiemann adopts game theory in an attempt to answer ... Read more

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