Asian History, April 2019 | Academic Best Sellers

April 2018 to date as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO

April 2018 to date as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO

1. Imperial Twilight: The Opium War and the End of China’s Last Golden Age
Platt, Stephen R.
Alfred A. Knopf
2018. ISBN 9780307961730. $35

2. What Is China? Territory, Ethnicity, Culture, and History
Ge Zhaoguang
Belknap: Harvard University Press
2018. ISBN 9780674737143. $39.95

3. Haunted by Chaos: China's Grand Strategy from Mao Zedong to Xi Jinping
Khan, Sulmaan Wasif
Harvard University Press
2018. ISBN 9780674977099. $29.95

4. The China Mission: George Marshall’s Unfinished War, 1945–1947
Kurtz-Phelan, Daniel
W.W. Norton
2018. ISBN 9780393240955. $28.95

5. Japan in the American Century
Pyle, Kenneth B.
Belknap: Harvard University Press
2018. ISBN 9780674983649. $35

6. Empress: Queen Victoria and India
Taylor, Miles
Yale University Press
2018. ISBN 9780300118094. $35

7. Chinese Law in Imperial Eyes: Sovereignty, Justice, and Transcultural Politics
Chen, Li
Columbia University Press
2018. ISBN 9780231173759. $30

8. The Anime Ecology: A Genealogy of Television, Animation, and Game Media
Lamarre, Thomas
University of Minnesota Press
2018. ISBN 9781517904494. $108

9. Empress: The Astonishing Reign of Nur Jahan
Lal, Ruby
W.W. Norton
2018. ISBN 9780393239348. $27.95

10. Unfabling the East: The Enlightenment’s Encounter with Asia
Osterhammel, Jürgen
Princeton University Press
2018. ISBN 9780691172729. $35

11. Daily Life in Ancient China
Mu-chou Poo
Cambridge University Press
2018. ISBN 9781107021174. $99.99

12. Inseparable: The Original Siamese Twins and Their Rendezvous with American History
Huang, Yunte
Liveright: Norton
2018. ISBN 9780871404473. $28.95

13. Engaging Japanese Philosophy: A Short History
Kasulis, Thomas P.
University of Hawai’i Press
2018. ISBN 9780824874070. $34

14. Japan: History and Culture from Classical to Cool
Stalker, Nancy K.
University of California Press
2018. ISBN 9780520287778. $34.95

15. Nature Behind Barbed Wire: An Environmental History of the Japanese American Incarceration
Chiang, Connie Y.
Oxford University Press
2018. ISBN 9780190842062. $35

16. Blood Letters: The Untold Story of Lin Zhao, a Martyr in Mao’s China
Lian Xi
Basic Books: Perseus
2018. ISBN 9781541644236. $30

17. The Fight for Asian American Civil Rights: Liberal Protestant Activism, 1900–1950
Griffith, Sarah M.
University of Illinois Press
2018. ISBN 9780252041686. $99

18. The Psychological War for Vietnam, 1960–1968
Roberts, Mervyn Edwin, III
University Press of Kansas
2018. ISBN 9780700625833. $39.95

19. What China and India Once Were: The Pasts That May Shape the Global Future
Pollock, Sheldon
Columbia University Press
2018. ISBN 9780231184700. $105

20. Seoul: Memory, Reinvention, and the Korean Wave
King, Ross
University of Hawai’i Press
2018. ISBN 9780824872052. $59

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