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  • The Vortex: A True Story of History's Deadliest Storm, an Unspeakable War, and Liberation
    Scott Carney , Jason Miklian
    Hardcover: 03/29/2022
     
    The deadliest storm in modern history ripped Pakistan in two and led the world to the brink of nuclear war ...
  • The Impossible City: A Hong Kong Memoir
    Karen Cheung
    Hardcover: 02/15/2022
     
    A boldly rendered - and deeply intimate - account of Hong Kong today, from a resilient young woman whose ...
  • Made in China: A Prisoner, an SOS Letter, and the Hidden Cost of America's Cheap Goods
    Amelia Pang
    Paperback: 01/04/2022
     
    In 2012, an Oregon mother named Julie Keith opened up a package of Halloween decorations. The cheap foam ...
  • The Book Collectors: A Band of Syrian Rebels and the Stories That Carried Them Through a War
    Delphine Minoui
    Paperback: 10/19/2021
     
    Award-winning journalist Delphine Minoui recounts the true story of a band of young rebels, a besieged Syrian ...
  • We Have Been Harmonized: Life in China's Surveillance State
    Kai Strittmatter
    Paperback: 10/05/2021
     
    Hailed as a masterwork of reporting and analysis, and based on decades of research within China, We Have Been ...
  • The Amur River: Between Russia and China
    Colin Thubron
    Hardcover: 09/21/2021
     
    The most admired travel writer of our time - author of Shadow of the Silk Road and To a Mountain in Tibet - ...
  • At the Chinese Table: A Memoir with Recipes
    Carolyn Phillips
    Hardcover: 06/15/2021
     
    Part memoir of life in Taiwan, part love story―a beautifully told account of China's brilliant cuisines&...

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