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  • In Manchuria: A Village Called Wasteland and the Transformation of Rural China
    Michael Meyer
    Paperback: 02/09/2016
     
    A combination of memoir, contemporary reporting, and historical research, presenting a unique profile of China...
  • The Hundred-Year Walk: An Armenian Odyssey
    Dawn Anahid MacKeen
    Hardcover: 01/12/2016
     
    An epic tale of one man's courage in the face of genocide and his granddaughter's quest to tell his story.
  • The Last Unicorn: A Search for One of Earth's Rarest Creatures
    William deBuys
    Paperback: 10/06/2015
     
    An award-winning author's stirring quest to find and understand an elusive and exceptionally rare species in ...
  • Glorious Misadventures: Nikolai Rezanov and the Dream of a Russian America
    Owen Matthews
    Paperback: 07/07/2015
     
    From the glittering court of Catherine the Great to the wilds of the New World, Matthews conjures a ...
  • 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 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 ...
  • The Man Who Loved China: The Fantastic Story of the Eccentric Scientist Who Unlocked the Mysteries of the Middle Kingdom
    Simon Winchester
    Paperback: 05/05/2009
     
    The Man Who Loved Chinatells the sweeping story of China through the remarkable life of Joseph Needham's , a ...

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