Results for Non Fiction, set in South-East Asia

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  • Lost in Shangri-La : A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II
    Mitchell Zuckoff
    Paperback: 04/24/2012
     
    Lost in Shangri-La recounts the incredible true-life adventure of twenty-four officers and enlisted men and ...
  • The Eaves of Heaven : A Life in Three Wars
    Andrew X. Pham
    Paperback: 06/23/2009
     
    A son’s searing memoir of his Vietnamese father’s experiences over the course of three wars.
  • The Father of All Things : A Marine, His Son, and the Legacy of Vietnam
    Tom Bissell
    Paperback: 03/11/2008
     
    Opening with a gripping account of the chaotic and brutal last month of the war, The Father of All Things is ...
  • Finding George Orwell in Burma
    Emma Larkin
    Paperback: 03/06/2006
     
    A brave and revelatory reconnaissance of modern Burma, one of the world's grimmest and most shuttered ...
  • Allah's Torch : A Report from Behind the Scenes in Asia's War on Terror
    Tracy Dahlby
    Paperback: 12/27/2005
     
    Charts a fascinating course through the sprawling land of Indonesia, where the home-bred Jemaah Islamiyah, ...
  • They Marched Into Sunlight : War and Peace Vietnam and America October 1967
    David Maraniss
    Paperback: 10/04/2004
     
    Moving between the campus at Madison and the jungles of Vietnam, with side trips to Hanoi and Washington, the ...
  • Krakatoa : The Day the World Exploded: August 27, 1883
    Simon Winchester
    Paperback: 04/01/2004
     
    The bestselling author of The Professor and the Madman and The Map That Changed the World examines the ...

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