Turtle Creek Books 

 Turtle Creek Books

34 Lakeshore Road East, BY APPOINTMENT ONLY - NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, L5G 1C8

 

Telephone : 905 - 271 - 9179   Email : Info@TurtleCreekBooks.CA   




Quick Search

Keyword
Title
Author
Description
Advanced Search
 
 
GIFT CERTIFICATES
Checkout a Gift Card

Would you like to purchase a Gift Card?

 
 
 

.History - Asia

 - 66 items found in your search today - NOTE: WE ADD UP TO 400 "NEW" ITEMS DAILY, so please check again soon to see more of your favourites!
.History - Asia

Click on Title to view full description



If you are a local customer and can come to pick up the item please remember that most of our books are significantly DISCOUNTED in the store.

For example most paperback fiction books retail in store for as low as 50 cents each, while hardcover fiction, mysteries, sci fi and so on start at $1.00 each.

Please call us at 905 271 9179 to confirm the in-store price. Thank you.

Did you know that all orders over $14.99 ship FOR FREE within North America?

 
1

People's Uprising in India
Denmark
Proutist Universal



Soft Cover
Very Good



Illustrated

PLEASE NOTE THAT A PORTION OF THE PROCEEDS FROM THIS ITEM GO TO SUPPORT "THE IAN ANDERSON HOUSE" A NON-PROFIT HOSPICE FOR THOSE TERMINALLY ILL WITH CANCER. Thank you for your support.Minor edgewear otherwise a fine copy - deals with the Samaj and Samajas, Amra Bengali and the Bengal region.
044787

Price: 4.99 USD
Add to Cart
 
 
2 All Burma Students' Democratic Front

Tortured Voices: Personal Accounts of Burma's Interrogation Centres
Thailand
All Burma Students' Democratic Front
1998
9748645134 / 9789748645131

Soft Cover
Very Good





Some edgewear and faint creasing of spine and covers, the page edges have light discolouration, and the interior pages contain faint age-toning, otherwise a very good, clean and tight reference copy./
X04726

Price: 29.99 USD
Add to Cart
 
 
3 Anderson, Warrigal

Warrigal's Way
Australia
University of Queensland Press
1996
0702229091 / 9780702229091

Soft Cover
Good





Some edgewear and creasing of spine and covers, interior has some light age-toning, and is otherwise an excellent reference copy.
X02330

Price: 9.99 USD
Add to Cart
 
 
4 Arden, Harvey

Dreamkeepers: A Spirit-Journey into Aboriginal Australia
Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
HarperCollins
1994
0060169168 / 9780060169169
First Edition
Hard Cover
Very Good
Very Good


Illustrated

Hardcover 1st edition - Some shelf and edgewear, otherwise a good clean solid copy. Dust jacket is rubbed,& slightly chipped, but otherwise good
NS9104

Price: 26.77 USD
Add to Cart
 
 
5 Austin, Anthony ( Edited By ) ; Clurman, Robert ( Edited By )

The China Watchers
USA
Pyramid Books
1969
51101994095

Mass Market Paperback
Fair to Good





Bumped corners, edgewear, age toning of the pages, minor creasing of the covers otherwise a fine tight clean copy.
L00267

Price: 9.99 USD
Add to Cart
 
 
6 Ausubel, David

The Fern & the Tiki : An American View of New Zealand National Character, Social Attitudes and Race Relations
U. S. A.
Rinehart & Winston
1965


Soft Cover
Very Good





Some edgewear and creasing of spine and covers, otherwise still a good reading copy
NS18355

Price: 8.40 USD
Add to Cart
 
 
7 Aziz, K.K.

The Making of Pakistan : A Study in Nationalism
Lahore
Islamic Book Service
1989
9698028420 / 9789698028428

Hard Cover
Very Good





Former owner's name and a little shelfwear otherwise a clean tight copy - 3rd Pakistani edition
035715

Price: 35.00 USD
Add to Cart
 
 
8 Baber, Asa

The land of a Million Elephants
NY
Belmont Books
1971


Mass Market Paperback
Good





Some edgewear and rubbing of covers, small chip at back cover corner, minor age toning of pages otherwise still a good reading copy
096406

Price: 3.91 USD
Add to Cart
 
 
9 Beaumont, Roger

What's Your Name, I'm Fine Thank You: Mugged by Reality in Bangkok and Beyond
Bangkok, Thailand
Asia Books
2000
9748237117 / 9789748237114

Soft Cover
Good



Illustrated

Minor edgewear and some creasing of spine, the spine has a heavy lean, othewise a good reading copy.
X05550

Price: 9.99 USD
Add to Cart
 
 
10 Bernas, Joaquin G.

Dismantling the Dictatorship From MIA Tarmac 1983 to EDSA 1986 (a Collecton of Essays By Joauin G. Bernas S.J.)
Manila
Ateneo De Manila University
1990
9711131005

Soft Cover
Very Good
No Jacket




Very nice condition like new very minor rubbing no edge wear clean and tight hardly ever opened, from MIA Tarmac 1983 to EDSA 1986. 210 pp
002122

Price: 19.99 USD
Add to Cart
 
 
11 Callaway, John (Translator)

Yakkun Nattanawa : A Cingalese Poem Descriptive of the Ceylon System of Demonology to Which is Appended the Practices of a Capua or Devil Priest and Kolan Nattannawa Descriptive of the Characters Assumed By Natives of Ceylon in a Masquerade
London
London Translation Fund
1829


Soft Cover
New



Illustrated

FACSIMILE REPRINT - plain paper, staple bound, plain card covers. Illustrated in b&w.
083850

Price: 35.00 USD
Add to Cart
 
 
12 Canadian Friends of Burma

Dirty Clothes Dirty System
Ottawa
Canadian Friends of Burma
1996


Soft Cover
As New





How Burma's military dictatorship uses profit from the garment industry to bankroll oppression. 72 pp, appears NEW AND UNREAD
088576

Price: 11.00 USD
Add to Cart
 
 
13 Canadian Institute on Public Affairs

Changing Asia : Report of the 28th Annual Couchiching Conference
Geneva Park, Lake Couchiching, Ontario
Canadian Institute on Public Affairs and the CBC
1959

First Edition
Soft Cover
Very Good





112 pages, a joint project of the Canadian Institute on Public Affairs and the Canadian Broadcasting Company. Minor edgewear otherwise fine. An interesting document on the concerns of the late 50s and early 60s, with much focus on the perceived threat of Communism.
096198

Price: 12.01 USD
Add to Cart
 
 
14 Christmas, Linda

The Ribbon and the Ragged Square: An Australian Journey
E Rutherford, New Jersey, U.S.A.
Penguin USA
1987
0140066330 / 9780140066333

Soft Cover
Good





Some edgewear and creasing of spine and covers, some slight age toning,& the previous owners name is signed on the first page, otherwise still a good reading copy
NS0860

Price: 9.99 USD
Add to Cart
 
 
15 Clarke, Marcus

For the term of His Natural Life
Tasmania
Glenburn
1991
1875396004 / 9781875396009

Soft Cover
Good



Illustrated

Light edgewear and spine crease otherwise fine - a clean tight copy - light age toning of pages
075289

Price: 15.99 USD
Add to Cart
 
 
16 Clyde, Constance ; Mulgan, Alan

New Zealand Country and People - 1925 Edition
Auckland
Whitcombe & Tombs
1925

First Edition
Soft Cover
Very Good





Black and white vintage photographs along with gorgeous colour plates grace this lovely book first published and printed in 1925. Decorative endpapers, decorative card covers with pastedown illustration on front. Minor edgewear and 1" chip at head of spine, otherwise a fine clean solid copy
094225

Price: 22.60 USD
Add to Cart
 
 
17 Conrad, Peter

Behind the Mountain: Return to Tasmania
Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A.
Poseidon Press
1990
0671705733 / 9780671705732
First Edition
Soft Cover
Good





Loose pages, ink markings on bottom page edges and edgewear otherwise a fine tight copy.
C2957

Price: 11.99 USD
Add to Cart
 
 
18 Curtis, Gerald L.

The Japanese Way of Politics
Irvington, New York, U.S.A.
Columbia Univ Pr
1989
0231066813 / 9780231066815

Soft Cover
Very Good





Some highlighting of text and minor edgewear otherwise a fine reading and reference copy
063390

Price: 17.99 USD
Add to Cart
 
 
19 Dasgupta, Subhoranjan ; Chakravarti, Sudeshna

Bengali Poems on Calcutta
India
Writers Workshop Saffronbird
1972

First Thus
Soft Cover
Very Good



Illustrated

Lovely covers ( Flexiback edition ) with Indian handwoven loom cloth on cover along with gilt design in center. Minor edgewear and light rubbing, some fading of the gilt lettering on spine. One smudge on FFEP - all else fine - clean and tight
059296

Price: 19.99 USD
Add to Cart
 
 
20 David Fahn, James

A Land on Fire
Thailand
Silkworm Book
2004
9749575458 / 9789749575451

Soft Cover
Fair





Some edgewear and creasing of spine and covers,as well some light age toning,& some light staining, otherwise still a fair reading copy. The environmental consequences of the Southeast Asian Boom
NS13172

Price: 8.99 USD
Add to Cart
 
  1  2 3 4  NEXT >  


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@TurtleCreekBooks.ca
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie