OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS

History of Asia

Asia and the Great War: A Shared History

ISBN : 9780199658190

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¥6,754
Author: 
Guoqi Xu
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Nov 2016
Series
The Greater War
There is no single volume that shines a light on Asia's collective involvement in the First World War, and the impact that war had on its societies. Moreover, no volume in any language explores the ex ... Read more

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Asian Encounters: Exploring Connected Histories

ISBN : 9780198099802

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¥7,480
Author: 
Upinder Singh; Parul Pandya Dhar
Pages
296 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
191 x 250 mm
Pub date
Nov 2014
The centuries-old interactions between the different regions of Asia took various forms including the migration of people, trade in raw materials and goods, and the exchange of religious, literary, an ... Read more

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China's India War: Collision Course on the Roof of the World

ISBN : 9780199475551

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¥4,741
Author: 
Bertil Lintner
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Jan 2018
The 1962 war between India and China was not about a disputed border. It was the result of China's desire to become the leader of the 'Third World' - and, at a time when China was barely recovering fr ... Read more

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Crimson Papers: Reflections on Struggle, Suffering, and Creativity in Pakistan

ISBN : 9780199407323

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¥3,828
Author: 
Harris Khalique
Pages
140 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Jun 2017
The book provides insights into the society, polity, and literary ethos of Pakistan within the broader South Asian context. An attempt has been made to place the issues faced by Pakistan and South Asi ... Read more

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Guan Yu: The Religious Afterlife of a Failed Hero

ISBN : 9780198803645

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¥13,695
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Oct 2017
Guan Yu was a minor general in the early third century CE, who supported one of numerous claimants to the throne. He was captured and executed by enemy forces in 219. He eventually became one the most ... Read more

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Heroic Saktism: The Cult of Durga in Ancient Indian Kingship

ISBN : 9780197266106

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¥13,695
Author: 
Bihani Sarkar
Pages
264 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jun 2017
Heroic 'Saktism is the belief that a good king and a true warrior must worship the goddess Durga, the form and substance of kingship. This belief formed the bedrock of ancient Indian practices of cult ... Read more

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How Pakistan Got Divided

ISBN : 9780199406982

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¥3,828
Author: 
Rao Farman Ali Khan
Pages
324 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Jun 2017
The book is an eyewitness account of the events that led to a civil war in East Pakistan, which culminated in the creation of Bangladesh. It is written by Major General Rao Farman Ali Khan, a well-kno ... Read more

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Itihas, Kaal aur Adikalin Bharat

ISBN : 9780199485215

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¥913
Author: 
Romila Thapar
Pages
88 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 199 mm
Pub date
May 2018
In this book, Romila Thapar examines the link between time and history through the use of cyclic and linear concepts of time. While the former occurs in a cosmological context, the latter is found in ... Read more

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Languages, scripts, and Chinese texts in East Asia

ISBN : 9780198797821

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¥13,695
Author: 
Peter Francis Kornicki
Pages
432 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jan 2018
Chinese Writing and the Rise of the Vernacular in East Asia is a wide-ranging study of vernacularization in East Asia - not only China, Japan, Korea, and Vietnam, but also societies that no longer exi ... Read more

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Patterns of East Asian History

ISBN : 9780199946464

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¥7,689
Author: 
Charles A. Desnoyers
Pages
544 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jun 2019
Covering all of East Asian history from the Neolithic to the present-including Mongolia and Vietnam, alongside China, Japan, and Korea-Patterns of East Asian History uses recognizable and widely-accep ... Read more

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