Books on Asia from the Near East to the Far East

by Eleazar Birnbaum
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Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division

Series: Heritage

Publication Date: May 30, 2016

ISBN: 9781442633674

Binding: Kobo eBook

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This is a selected, annotated list of some 2,000 books on Asia in English and French currently in print, chosen with the aim of providing a long-term historical perspective for the general reader. The list is presented in four main parts: Asia as a whole; the Islamic world; India, South and Southeast Asia; the Far East. Subdivisions cover such topics as: general and reference works; history, social science, and law; history of literature; literature in translation; religion and ideas; arts, crafts, architecture, and science; and the lands in modern times.