Results for Non Fiction + Controversial Subjects, set in Asia

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  • Behind the Beautiful Forevers : Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity
    Katherine Boo
    Paperback: 04/08/2014
     
    From Pulitzer Prize-winner Katherine Boo, a landmark work of narrative nonfiction that tells the dramatic and ...
  • The Man Without a Face : The Unlikely Rise of Vladimir Putin
    Masha Gessen
    Paperback: 03/05/2013
     
    The chilling account of how Vladimir Putin, a low-level, small-minded KGB operative, ascended to the Russian ...
  • The Taliban Shuffle : Strange Days in Afghanistan and Pakistan
    Kim Barker
    Paperback: 03/06/2012
     
    A true-life Catch-22 set in the deeply dysfunctional countries of Afghanistan and Pakistan, by one ...
  • Message from an Unknown Chinese Mother : Stories of Loss and Love
    Xue Xinran
    Paperback: 03/06/2012
     
    Message from an Unknown Chinese Mother is powered by love and by heartbreak and will stay with readers long ...
  • I Shall Not Hate : A Gaza Doctor's Journey on the Road to Peace and Human Dignity
    Izzeldin Abuelaish
    Paperback: 01/17/2012
     
    The extraordinary, riveting story of a Palestinian doctor who, rather than seek revenge after witnessing his ...
  • Nothing to Envy : Ordinary Lives in North Korea
    Barbara Demick
    Paperback: 09/21/2010
     
    A remarkable view into North Korea, as seen through the lives of six ordinary citizens
  • Factory Girls : From Village to City in a Changing China
    Leslie T. Chang
    Paperback: 08/04/2009
     
    An eye-opening and previously untold story, Factory Girls is the first look into the everyday lives of the ...

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