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Killing Sea: a novel about the tsunami that stunned the world. in dj.

By: LEWIS, Richard

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster, New York, 2006, ISBN:9781416911654:

Seller ID: 77128


LEWIS, Richard. The Killing Sea: A Novel about the Tsunami that Stunned theWorld. New York: Simon & Schuster, (2006). Pp. (8),[1]-183,(1). 8vo, blue cloth spine with white paper-covered boards. "The Killing Sea is a high-stakes survival story that puts a human face on a terrible tragedy. Richard Lewis, who lives in Indonesia, was there during the tsunami and worked as a relief worker in Aveh in the days and weeks following it. This novel is based on his firsthand experiences.[...] Ages 12 and up." -from the dj. Vg in slightly rubbed dj. 9.00 View more info

Kisah Si Unyil: Boneka yang merebut hati jutaan pemirsa televisi / The story of Si Unyil : The puppet that reaches millions of Television viewers. (

By: Si Unyil

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Pusat Produksi Film Negara (State Film Production Centre) in cooperation with UNICEF, Jakarata, 1983,:

Seller ID: 91662


(Si Unyil). Kisah Si Unyil: Boneka yang merebut hati jutaan pemirsa televisi / The story of Si Unyil : The puppet that reaches millions of Television viewers. (Jakarata) : Pusat Produksi Film Negara (State Film Production Centre) in cooperation with UNICEF, (1983). Pp [1]-51,(1). Illustrated. Large 8vo, illustrated stapled card covers. Si Unyil is a longtime Indonesian children's television series, started in the 1981 on the TVRI, the Indonesian national television company. All characters are hand puppets with the physical appearances of ordinary Indonesian faces. Bilingual text (Indonesian an... View more info

Linguistic Minorities and Literacy : Language Policy Issues in Developing Countries. Trends in Linguistics, Studies and Monographs 26. Hardcover

By: COULMAS, Florian (ed.). SRIVASTAVA, R.N. EDMONDSON, Jerold A.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: River Seine Publications, Melbourne, Australia , 1984, ISBN:3110098679:

Seller ID: 99614


COULMAS, Florian (ed.). Linguistic Minorities and Literacy : Language Policy Issues in Developing Countries. Berlin / New York / Amsterdam : Mouton Publishers, (1984). Pp [i]-x,[1]-133,(1). Tables. Index. 8vo, brown cloth, white lettering to spine. Trends in Linguistics, Studies and Monographs 26. Contents : Foreword (by Kinhide Mushakoji); Linguistic minorities and literacy (by Florian Coulmas); Minority languages and literacy (by Ayo Bamgbose);Consequences of initiating literacy in the second language (by R. N. Sriva stava); Literacy education for minorities: A case study from India (by R. N... View more info

Long Ago Is Far Away : Accounts of the early exploration and settlement of the Papuan Gulf area. First Edition

By: HOPE, Penelope

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Austraalian National University, Canberra, ACT / Norwalk, Conn., 1979, ISBN:070811346x:

Seller ID: 104240


HOPE, Penelope. Long Ago Is Far Away : Accounts of the early exploration and settlement of the Papuan Gulf area. Canberra, ACT / Norwalk, Conn.: Australian National University Press, 1979. First Edition. Pp (4),v-xiii,(1),1-264,+ 10 pp plates. Maps. Index. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : 1. The Visitors. 2. The Establishment of the Government Station and ther First Patrols. 3. Spread of Influence. 4. From the Purari to the Era rivers. 5. To the Mountains in the North. 6. To the Paibuna and Omati rivers. 7. The Turama River. 8. Percy Robinson and Ogamobu Plantation. 9. Ire... View more info

Malacca, Singapore and Indonesia. Volume 2 in the International Straits of the World series. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: LEIFER. Michael International Straits of the World, Vol.2

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Sijthoff and Noordhoff, Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands, 1978, ISBN:9028607781:

Seller ID: 103285


LEIFER. Michael. Malacca, Singapore and Indonesia. Alphen aan den Rijn, TheNetherlands : Sijthoff and Noordhoff, 1978. First Edition. Pp. (4),v-xi,(1 ),1-217,(3). Maps in text. 8vo, grey cloth, dark green lettering to spine. Volume 2 in the International Straits of the World series. Papadakis & Glassner, International Law of the Sea and Marine Affairs: A Bibliography : Supplement to the 1980 edition 1808. "This is a unique multidisciplinary studyof the issue of maritme transit through the complex of international water ways which form a strategic junction between the Indian and Pacific Oce... View more info

Malaya, Indonesia, Borneo, and the Philippines : A Geographical, Economic, and Political Description of Malaya, the East Indies, and the Philipines.

By: ROBEQUAIN, Charles. Geographies for Advanced Study

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Longmans, London, 1957,:

Seller ID: 104739


ROBEQUAIN, Charles. Malaya, Indonesia, Borneo, and the Philippines : A Geographical, Economic, and Political Description of Malaya, the East Indies, and the Philipines. Translated from the French by E.D. Laborde. Issued in co-operation with the International Secretariat, Institute of Pacific Relations. (London) : Longmans, (1959). Second Editiom, Second Printing. Pp (4)[v]-xi,(1),1-466,(2). Many maps, diagrams, drawing in text. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Map end-papers. In the Geographies for Advanced Study series. Contents : Part I. General Features. 1. Discovery and Partition... View more info

Malayan Emergency : The Commonwealth's Wars, 1948-1966. First Edition in dustjacket

By: JACKSON, Robert

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Routledge , London and New York, 1991, ISBN:041504183X:

Seller ID: 113344


JACKSON, Robert. The Malayan Emergency : The Commonwealth's Wars, 1948-1966. London and New York : Routledge, (1991). First Edition. Pp (6),vii,(1),1-196. Map in text. 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. Light wear to cloth, else very good in dustjacket. 100.00 "The West has won only one guerilla war in the period since the Second World War: the struggle with Communist terrorists in Malaysia. It became a textbook example of how to fight a guerilla war, based on political as much as military means. The Malayan Emergency deals with the campaign fought by British, Commonwealth and ot... View more info

Military as an Economic Actor : Soldiers in Business . First Edition

By: BROMMELHORSTER, Jörn. PAES, Wolf-Christian.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke and New York, 2003, ISBN:0333999282:

Seller ID: 114382


BROMMELHORSTER, Jörn and Wolf-Christian PAES, (eds..). The Military as an Economic Actor : Soldiers in Business. (Basingstoke and New York) : PalgraveMacmillan, (2003). First Printing. Pp (4),v-xii,(1),1-223,(5). With many t ables and figures in the text. 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine.In the International Political Economy Series. Light wear to cloth, esle v ery good. 60.00 "Armed forces across the globe engage in economic activities both in times of war and peace. This book provides a critical analysis ofthis phenomenon, comparing experiences with 'military business' from f... View more info

Notes on the Types of Certain Early Described Species of Monotremes, Marsupials, Muridae and Bats from the Indo-Australian Region

By: TATE, G.H.H. American Museum Novitates, number 1061

Price: $6.00

Publisher: American Museum of Natural History, New York, 1940,:

Seller ID: 71872


TATE, G.H.H. Notes on the Types of Certain Early Described Species of Monotremes, Marsupials, Muridae and Bats from the Indo-Australian Region . New York: The American Museum of Natural History, 1940. Pp. [1]-10,(2), including covers. Double column. 8vo, stapled printed self wraps. American Museum Novitates, number 1061, May 1, 1940. Vg. 6.00 View more info

Outrigger Canoes of Bali and Madura, Indonesia. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: HORRIDGE, Adrian Bishop Museum Special Publication number 77

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Bishop Museum Press, Honolulu, 1987, ISBN:093089720x:

Seller ID: 102338


HORRIDGE, Adrian. Outrigger Canoes of Bali and Madura, Indonesia. Honolulu:Bishop Museum Press, 1987. First Printing. Pp. (4),[v]-xii,[1]-178, colour frontispiece. With many black and white illustrations to text. Maps to pas tedowns. Large 8vo, pale blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Bishop Museum Special Publication number 77. "Centuries of evolution have produced Indonesia outrigger canoes that are superbly functional and beautifully crafted. These canoes are fashioned of natural materials and, because of their flexible design, can withstand the continual punishment of wind and wav... View more info

Peasants in History : Essays in Honour of Daniel Thorner. First Edition industjacket.

By: HOBSBAWM, E.J., ed. KULA, W. MITRA, Ashok. RAJ, K.N.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, Calcutta, Delhi, Bombay, Madras, 1980,:

Seller ID: 114423


HOBSBAWM, E.J., W. KULA, Ashok MITRA, K.N. RAJ, and Ignacy SACHS. Peasants in History : Essays in Honour of Daniel Thorner. Edited by E.J. Hobsbawm, W. Kula, Ashok Mitra, K.N. Raj, and Ignacy Sachs. Calcutta, Delhi, Bombay, Madras : published for Sameeksha Trust by Oxford University Press, 1980. First Printing. Pp. (6),[vii]-xiii,(3),[3]-319,(1), portrait frontispiece. 8vo, navy blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Very good in lightly nicked, unclipped dustjacket. 100.00 With a biographical essay by Fernand Braudel. Contents: Part I: The European Experience: 1. "Scottish Reformers of ... View more info

Peoples of the Philippines

By: KRIEGER, Herbert W. Smithsonian Institution War Background Studies Number Four

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., 1942,:

Seller ID: 104467


KRIEGER, Herbert W. Peoples of the Philippines. Smithsonian Institution WarBackground Studies Number Four. (Publication 3694). City of Washington : P ublished by the Smithsonian Institution, November 13, 1942. Pp (2),iii-iv,1-86,(2),+ 24 plates + 1 folding map. 8vo, grey stapled card covers, lettered in black. Contents : The land and its people; American contacts; The Philippine Islands and Indonesia; Continental affiliations; Raciai ancestry of the Filipino; Topograpny, climate, and population; Health and sanitation; Foreign nationals;The Spanish experiment in global geography; Chinese trader... View more info

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Poetic Voices of the Maritimes : a selection of contemporary poetry. FirstEdition

By: MITCHAM, Allison QUIGLEY, Theresia ACORN, Milton BISHOP, Elizabeth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lancelot Press, Hantsport, 1996,: 1996

Seller ID: 20034

ISBN: 0889996245


MITCHAM, Allison and Theresia QUIGLEY, (eds.). Poetic Voices of the Maritimes : A Selection of Contemporary Poetry. Hantsport, Nova Scotia : Lancelot Press, (1996). First Edition. Pp (6),7-246,(2). 8vo, light blue illustrated cardcovers, yellow lettering to spine. Allison Mitcham ( b. June 9, 1932, Tisdale, Saskatchewan). Theresia Quigley (b. 1940, Indonesia). "New and interesting Maritime poets have emerged in this last decade. Some figures that were once prominent now seem less so, while others of the same era have won a permanent place in the imaginative... View more info

Politics and Social Change. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: ISHWARAN, K., (ed.) COHEN, Ronald. International Studies in Sociology and Social Anthropology, 4)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: E.J. Brill, Leiden, 1966,:

Seller ID: 102946


ISHWARAN, K., ed. Politics and Social Change. Edited by K. Ishwaran. Leiden: E.J. Brill, 1966. First Printing. Pp. (8),[ix]-x,[1]-258,(4). Large 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to front board and spine. International Studies in Sociology and Social Anthropology, volume 4. Canadian interest: Ronald Cohen's "Modernism and the Hinterland: The Canadian Example" (pp. 52-75). Also: Erik Allardt's "Reactions to Social and Political Change in Developing Society"; Bo Anderson and James D. Cockcroft's "Control and Cooptation in Mexican Politics"; Ardath W. Burks's "The Ci... View more info

Politics of the Indian Ocean Region : The Balances of Power. First Edition

By: VALI, Ferenc A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Free Press , New York / London , 1976, ISBN:0029330807:

Seller ID: 105957


VALI, Ferenc A. Politics of the Indian Ocean Region : The Balances of Power. New York : The Free Press / London : Collier Macmillan Publishers Limited, (1976). First Printing. Pp (6),vii-xv,(1),1-272. Maps in text. 8vo, blue cloth, light blue lettering to front & spine. Papadakis, International Law of the Sea: A Bibliography 3872; Gotthold, Indian Ocean: World Bibliographical Series 375. Ferenc A. Váli (b. May 25, 1905, Budapest - d. November 19,1984 in the US) a Hungarian specialist in International Law. Chapters : 1. Historical Survey [Introduction - Culture and Power before the Portuguese ... View more info

Power and Gold : Jewelry from Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines, from the Collection of the Barbier-Mueller Museum, Geneva. Third Edition

By: RODGERS, Susan FERRAZZINI, Pierre-Alain, photography

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Barbier-Mueller Museum, Geneva, 1995, ISBN:3791308599:

Seller ID: 103917


RODGERS, Susan. Power and Gold : Jewelry from Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines, from the Collection of the Barbier-Mueller Museum, Geneva. Text by Susan Rodgers. Photographs by Pierre-Alain Ferrazzini. (Geneva : Barbier-Mueller Museum, 1995). Third Edition. Pp (10),11-369,(3). Illustrated. Maps. Double Column. 4to, illustrated black card covers, lettered in gold. "The world of jewelry which we invite you to enter is that of the peoples ofthe outer islands of Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Phillippines--ethnic gro ups beyond Java and Bali that have retained their rituals and myths to ... View more info

Raffles of Singapore. Third Edition in dustjacket.

By: COUPLAND, Reginald RAFFLES, Stamford, Sir)

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Collins, London, 1946,:

Seller ID: 102081


(RAFFLES, Stamford, Sir). COUPLAND, Reginald. Raffles of Singapore. London:Collins, 1946. Third Edition. Pp. (4),5-144, frontispiece. Map endpapers. 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "The life of Stamford Raffles, the founder of Singapore, is one of those human romances which illumine and enrich the history of the British Empire. His youth was cramped by poverty. At fourteen he was already hard at work to help his invalid mother. But at twenty-four he got his chance and made the most of it. Appointed to a post in the East India Company's service in Malaya, he not only earned q... View more info

Regional Workshop on Preparedness and Response to Aquatic Animal Health Emergencies in Asia

By: SUBASINGHE, Rohana P. and J. Richard ARTHUR ARTHUR, J. Richard FAO Fisheries Proceedings 4)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome, 2005, ISBN:9251053952:

Seller ID: 73169


SUBASINGHE, Rohana P. and J. Richard ARTHUR. Regional Workshop on Preparedness and Response to Aquatic Animal Health Emergencies in Asia. 21-23 September 2004, Jakarta, Indonesia. Rome: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 2005. Pp. [i]-vii,(1),[1]-178,(2). Illustrated with maps.4to, illustrated blue-green and white card covers. FAO Fisheries Proceedin gs number 4. Minor bumping to upper rear corner, else vg. 65.00 View more info

Regionalization of the Law of the Sea : Proceedings : Law of the Sea Institute Eleventh Annual Conference November 14-17, 1977 University of Hawaii Honolulu, Hawaii.

By: JOHNSTON, Douglas M., (ed.). MILES, Edward MUNRO, Gordon R. ALEXANDER, Lewis

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ballinger Publishing Company, Cambridge, Mass., 1978, ISBN:0884100758:

Seller ID: 103474


JOHNSTON, Douglas M., (ed.). Regionalization of the Law of the Sea : Proceedings : Law of the Sea Institute, Eleventh Annual Conference, November 14-17, 1977, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii. Cambridge, Mass. : Ballinger Publishing Company, (1978). Pp (4),v-xx,1-346,(2). 8vo, brown simulated leather, gilt lettering to spine. "Concern for the environmental protectionand resource management of the seas has increased dramatically. Initially, it was believed that this concern could best be served with a single treat y to govern all the seas as one body. But as the problem has been scrut... View more info

Rise of the New Asia. in dustjacket

By: SANGHA, Darshan S.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Progress Publishing, Toronto, 1948,:

Seller ID: 103326


SANGHA, Darshan S. Rise of the New Asia. Toronto : Progress Publishing, (1948). Pp (4),v-x,1-260,(2). 8vo, brown cloth, lettered in green to front board and spine. "The future of the peoples of Asia - indeed of the peoples ofthe whole world - is today being decided in hundreds of thousands of villa ge councils throughout Asia, in continent-wide liberation movements. A billion people in Asia are on the march to win their independence and freedom. The impact of this mighty movement has already begun to shake the earth. Darshan Sangha tells the story of the great upheaval that is taking place... View more info