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ARMIES OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY: ASIA VOLUME 3
Written by Ian Heath.
Stock no. 2132456
Published by Foundry Books. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition.

India's North-East Frontier. Organisation, warfare, dress and weapons. 125 b/w figures, 52 b/w illustrations, 9 maps. Large format. Green cloth with gilt vignettes to front cover. Blue title label to spine with gilt titles. 168 pages. ISBN: 1901543048. A couple of tiny white sports to rear cover, title label slightly rubbed else a fine copy.

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ARMIES OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY: ASIA VOLUME 2
Written by Ian Heath.
Stock no. 2132455
Published by Foundry Books. 1st 1998. Very good condition.

China. Organisation, warfare, dress and weapons. 183 b/w figures, 39 b/w illustrations, 6 maps. Large format. Green cloth with gilt vignettes to front cover. Red title label to spine with gilt titles. 174 pages. ISBN: 1901543021. Spine and corners bumped. A few light marks to covers. Contents fine.

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ARMIES OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY: ASIA VOLUME 1
Written by Ian Heath.
Stock no. 2132454
Published by Foundry Books. 1st 1998. Very good condition.

Central Asia and the Himalayan Kingdoms. Organisation, warfare, dress and weapons. 133 b/w figures, 41 b/w illustrations, 12 maps. Large format. Green cloth with gilt vignettes to front cover. Black title label to spine with gilt titles. 167 pages. ISBN: 1901543013. Spine and corners bumped. A few light marks to covers. Light creasing to top corners of pages else contents fine.

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STALIN'S SPY
Written by Robert Whymant.
Stock no. 2132443
Published by I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1996. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Richard Sorge and the Tokyo Espionage Ring. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. 368 pages includes index. ISBN: 1860640443.

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ENDGAME: BRITAIN, RUSSIA AND THE FINAL STRUGGLE FOR CENTRAL ASIA
Written by Jennifer Siegel.
Stock no. 2132353
Published by I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd.. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Describing the period before and after 1907 when the tension and hostility of the titanic Anglo-Russian superpower conflict was concluded. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 273 pages includes index. ISBN: 1850433712. Rear of wrapper lightly scuffed.

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GANDHI'S RISE TO POWER
Written by Judith M. Brown.
Stock no. 2132340
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1972. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Indian Politics 1915-1922. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 384 pages includes index. ISBN: 0521083532. Lower spine bumped. Name and date in ink on front endpaper else contents fine. Wrapper browned at spine and edges.

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PUKHTUN ECONOMY AND SOCIETY
Written by Akbar Ahmed.
Stock no. 2132338
Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul. 1st 1980. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Traditional Structure and Economic Development in a Tribal Society. Based on original fieldwork in the Tribal Areas of the N.W. Frontier Province of Pakistan. Dark blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates and maps. 406 pages includes index. ISBN: 0710003897. A fine copy in pictorial wrapper which has faded spine.

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MAY YOU BE THE MOTHER OF A HUNDRED SONS
Written by Elisabeth Bumiller.
Stock no. 2132336
Published by Random House. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Journey Among The Women Of India. Capturing the fascinating, complex and often tragic lives of the four hundred million women of India. Purple cloth spine with gilt title. Orange paperboards. 306 pages includes index. ISBN: 0394563913. Lower spine slightly bumped. Small dent to top edge of front and rear cover. Contents fine. Pictorial wrapper lightly creased at edges with tiny closed tear to top edge.

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FRIENDS NOT MASTERS
Written by Mohammad Ayub Khan.
Stock no. 2132335
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Political Autobiography. Written by the President of Pakistan while in office, this is also a description of the major events in the history of Pakistan in which the author has participated. Blue cloth,. green title label to spine with gilt titles. B/w plates and two folding maps. 275 pages includes index. Small mark to top edge of front and rear cover. Corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Inscription in ink to front endpaper and small address label on front pastedown. Light creasing to top corners of pages else contents fine. Price-clipped wrapper rubbed at edges with nicks and a couple of small closed tears.

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GANDHI AND CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE
Written by Judith M. Brown.
Stock no. 2132334
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1977. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Mahatma In Indian Politics 1928-1934. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 414 pages includes index. ISBN: 0521212790. Lower spine bumped, small blemish to top edge of rear cover. Previous owner's name and date on front endpaper. Contents fine. Blue wrapper is rubbed and creased at edges with two closed tears and a few small marks to rear panel.

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A HISTORY OF THE PEOPLES OF PAKISTAN TOWARDS INDEPENDENCE
Written by J. Hussain.
Stock no. 2132333
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Recounting the history of the Pakistan area from the perspective of present-day Pakistan. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. 487 pages. ISBN: 0195778197. Spine bumped. Small address label on front pastedown. Contents fine. Pictorial wrapper rubbed at edges with small nick at one corner.

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MIDNIGHT IN PEKING
Written by Paul French.
Stock no. 1819059
Published by Penguin Books. 1st thus 2012. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

How the Murder of a Young Englishwoman Haunted the Last Days of Old China. Revised Edition. Black boards, red foil title to spine and vignette to front. B/w & colour photos. ISBN: 9780143121008. SIGNED and dated by the author to title page (no dedication). Spine slightly cocked.

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