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  • Bartke, Wolfgang / Schier, Peter
    China's new party leadership : biographies and analysis of the twelfth central committee of the Chinese Communist Party. Macmillan, 1985. (1 copy)
  • Chi, Wen-shun
    Readings in Chinese Communist documents : a manual for students of the Chinese language. Univ. of California Press, 1963. (1 copy)
  • Doolin, Dennis J.
    A Chinese-English dictionary of Communist Chinese terminology. Stanford Univ. Press, 1973. (1 copy)
  • Forman, Harrison
    Report form Red China. Robert Hale, 1946. (1 copy)
  • Guo, Moruo zhu [郭沫若]
    Li shi ren wu [歴史人物]. Xin wen yi chu ban she [新文藝出版社], 1956. (4 copies)
  • Ho, Ping-ti
    Studies on the population of China, 1368-1953. Harvard Univ. Press, 1959. (1 copy)
  • Hsu, Immanuel C.Y.
    The rise of modern China. Oxford Univ. Press, 1970. (1 copy)
  • Hsueh, Chun-tu [ed.]
    The Chinese Revolution of 1911 : new perspectives. Joint Publishing, 1986. (1 copy)
  • Isaacs, Harold R.
    The tragedy of the Chinese revolution [2nd, rev. ed.]. Atheneum, 1968. (1 copy)
  • Jian guo yi lai duan pian xiao shuo : shang ce, xia ce [建国以来短篇小说. 下册,上册]. Shang hai wen yi chu ban she [上海文藝出版社], 1978, 1980. (1 copy each)
  • Kapp, Robert A.
    Szechwan and the Chinese republic : provincial militarism and central power, 1911-1938. Yale Univ. Press, 1973. (1 copy)
  • Lin, Yueh-hwa
    The golden wing : sociological study of Chinese familism. Kegan Paul, 1947. (1 copy)
  • Lindbeck, John M.H. [ed]
    China: management of a revolutionary society. George Allen and Unwin, 1972. (1 copy)
  • Liu, James J. Y.
    Chinese theories of literature. Univ. of Chicago Press, 1975. (1 copy)
  • Loh, Pichon P.Y.
    The early Chiang Kai-shek : a study of his personality and politics, 1887-1924. Columbia Univ. Press, 1971. (1 copy)
  • Mao, Dun [芽盾]
    Zi ye [子夜]. Ren min wen xue chu ban she[人民文学出版社], 1956. (3 copies)
  • Quotations from Chairman Mao Tse-Tung [毛沢東語録]. (1 copy)
  • Rigby, Richard W.
    The May 30 movement : events and themes. Dawson, 1980. (1 copy)
  • Robinson, Joan
    Economic management China 1972. Economic management China 1972, 1973. (1 copy)
  • Roy, David Tod
    Kuo Mo-jo : the early years. Havard Univ. Press, 1971. (1 copy)
  • Schwartz, Benjamin I.
    Chinese Communism and the rise of Mao. Harvard Univ. Press, 1952. (1 copy)
  • Sheridan, James E.
    China in disintegration : the republic era in Chinese history, 1912-1949. The Free Press, 1975. (1 copy)
  • Shih, Chung-wen
    The golden age of Chinese drama: Yuan Tsa-chii. Princeton Univ. Press, 1976. (1 copy)
  • Shih, Nai-an
    Water margin : volume 2. The Commercial Press, 1937. (1 copy)
  • Solomon, Richard H.
    Mao's revolution and the Chinese political culture. Univ. of California Press, 1972. (1 copy)
  • Tien, Hung-mao
    Government and politics in Kuomintang China, 1927-1937. Stanford Univ. Press, 1972. (1 copy)
  • Twitchett, D.C.
    Financial administration under the T'ang Dynasty[2nd ed.]. (Faculty Publication). Cambridge Univ. Press, 1970.
  • Vogel, Ezra F.
    Canton under communism : programs and politics in a provincial capital, 1949-1968. Harvard Univ. Press, 1969. (1 copy)
  • Willmott, W.E. [ed.]
    Economic organization in Chinese society. Stanford Univ. Press, 1972. (1 copy)
  • Wong, Kai-chee …[et al.]
    A research guide to English translation of Chinese verse (Han dynasty to T'ang dynasty). The Chinese University Press, 1977. (1 copy)
  • Wou, Odoric Y.K.
    Militarism in modern China : the career of Wu P'ei-fu, 1916-39. Dawson, 1978. (1 copy)
  • Wright, Mary Clabaugh [ed.]
    China in revolution : the first phase 1900-1913. Yale Univ. Press, 1968. (1 copy)
  • Wu, Jianren
    The sea of regret : two turn-of-the-century Chinese Romantic Novels. Univ. of Hawaii Press, 1995. (2 copies)
  • Wu, Peter Berton ; Wu, Eugene
    Contemporary China : a research guide. Stanford Uni. Press, 1967. (1 copy)
  • Xiao, Hong
    Market street : a Chinese woman in Harbin ; translated with an introduction by Howard Goldblatt. Univ. of Washington Press, 1986. (3 copies)
  • Yahuda, Michael B.
    China's role in world affairs. Croom Helm, 1978. (1 copy)
  • Yu, George T.
    Party politics in republican China : the Kuomintang, 1912-1924. Univ. of California Press, 1966. (1 copy)
  • Zhang, Henshui
    Shanghai express. Univ. of Hawaii Press, 1997. (1 copy)
  • Wang, John Ching-yu
    Chin Sheng-t-an. Twayne, 1972. (1 copy)
  • Zhong-guo xian dai shi ge xuan (中国現代詩歌選). Shanghai Book , 1966. (2 copies)
  • Zhongguo xian dai san wen xuan (中国現代散文選). Shanghai Book, 1974. (1 copy)


  • Hasan, Farhat
    State and locality in Mughal India : power relations in western India, c. 1572-1730. (Faculty Publication). Cambridge Univ. Press, 2004. (5 copies)
  • Kolff, Dirk H.A.
    Naukar, Rajput and Sepoy : the ethnohistory of the military labour market in Hindustan, 1450-1850. (Faculty Publication). Cambridge Univ. Press, 2002.
  • Openshaw, Jeanne
    Seeking Bāuls of Bengal. (Faculty Publication). Cambridge Univ. Press, 2002. (2 copies)
  • Price, Pamela G.
    Kingship and political practice in colonial India. (Faculty Publication). Cambridge Univ. Press, 1996. (1 copy)
  • Wink, Andre
    Land and sovereignty in India : agrarian society and politics under the eighteenth-century Maratha Svarājya. (Faculty Publication). Cambridge Univ. Press, 1986.


  • Armour, Andrew J. L. [ed.]
    Asia and Japan : the search for modernization and identity. Athlone [Keio Univ. Press], 1985. (1 copy)
  • Asada, Sadao [ed.]
    Japan and the world 1853-1952 : a bibliographic guide to Japanese scholarship in foreign relations. Columbia Univ. Press, 1989. (1 copy)
  • Blacker, Carmen
    The Japanese enlightenment: a study of the writings of Fukuzawa Yukichi. (Faculty Publication). Cambridge Univ. Press, 1969.
  • Blummel, Maria-Verena
    Hofzeremonien im japanischen Mittelalter. Harrassowitz, 1979
  • Connors, Lesley
    The emperor's adviser : Saionji Kinmochi and pre-war Japanese politics. Croom Helm, 1987. (1 copy)
  • Denison, Edward F., Chung William K.
    How Japan's economy grew so fast : the sources of postwar expansion.The Brookings Institution, 1976. (1 copy)
  • Fuess, Harald
    Divorce in Japan : family, gender, and the state 1600-2000. Stanford Univ. Press, 2004. (1 copy)
  • Fukuzawa, Yukichi
    The autobiography of Yukichi Fukuzawa: revised translation by Eiichi Kiyooka with a foreword by Carmen Blacker. Columbia University Press, 1966 (1 copy)
  • Gordon, Andrew
    The evolution of labor relations in Japan heavy industry, 1853-1955. Harvard Univ. Press, 1985. (1 copy)
  • Grapard, Allan G.
    The protocol of the gods: a study of the Kasuga Cult in Japanese history. Univ. of California Press, 1992. (1 copy)
  • Hauser, William B.
    Economic institutional change in Tokugawa Japan : Osaka and the Kinai cotton trade. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1974. (1 copy)
  • Hellmann, Donald C.
    Japanese foreign policy and domestic politics. Univ. of California Press, 1969. (1 copy)
  • Henderson, Dan Fenno
    Village 'contracts' in Tokugawa Japan : 徳川時代農村の契約 : fifty specimens with English translations and comments. Univ. of Washington Press, 1975. (1 copy)
  • Hubbard, G.E.
    Eastern industrialization and its effect on the west : with special reference to Great Britain and Japan. Greenwood, 1979[1935]. (1 copy)
  • Huffman, James L.
    Politics of the Meiji press: the life of Fukuchi Gen'ichirō. The University Press of Hawaii, 1980.
    (1 copy)
  • Keene, Dennis
    The modern Japanese prose poem: an anthology of six poets. Princeton Univ. Press, 1980. (1 copy)
  • Kodama, Fumio
    Analyzing Japanese high technologies : the techno-paradigm shift. Pinter, 1991. (1 copy)
  • Kosaka, Masataka … [et al. eds.]
    Japan's choices : new globalism and cultural orientations in an industrial state. Pinter, 1989. (1 copy)
  • Kuitert, Wybe
    Themes, scenes, and taste in the history of Japanese garden art. J.C. Gieben, 1988. (1 copy)
  • Large, Stephen S.
    Emperor Hirohito & Showa Japan: a political biography. Routledge, 1992. (1 copy)
  • Mass, Jeffrey P.
    The origins of Japan's medieval world. Stanford Univ. Press, 1997. (1copy)
  • Mason, R.H.P.
    Japan's first general election 1890. (Faculty Publication). Cambridge Univ. Press, 1969.
  • McNamara, Dennis L.
    Textitles and industrial transition in Japan. Cornell Univ. Press, 1995. (1 copy)
  • Nagatsuka, Takashi
    The soil: a portrait of rural life in Meiji Japan. Routledge, 1989. (1 copy)
  • Napier, Susan J.
    Escape from the wasteland: romanticism and realism in the fiction of Mishima Yukio and Oe Kenzaburo. Harvard University Press, 1991 (1 copy)
  • O'Brien, James
    Dazai Osamu: selected stories and sketches. Cornell University Press, [1983] (1 copy)
  • Sakaki, Atsuko
    Recontextualizing texts : narrative performance in modern Japanese fiction. Harvard University Asia Center, 1999. (1 copy)
  • Shibusawa, Masahide
    Japan and the Asian Pacific region : profile of change. Croom Helm, 1984. (1 copy)
  • Silberman, Bernard S. … [et al.]
    Modern Japanese leadership : transition and change. Univ. of Arizona Press, 1966. (1 copy)
  • Stockwin, J.A.A.
    The Japanese Socialist Party and neutralism : a study of a political party and its foreign policy. Melbourne University Press, 1968. (1 copy)
  • Sugiyama, Shinya
    Japan's industrialization in the world economy 1859-1899 : export trade and overseas competition. Athlone, 1988. (1 copy)
  • Tschudin, Jean-Jacques
    Tanemakuhito / la première revue de littérature prolétarienne japonaise. L'Asiathèque, 1979 (1 copy)
  • Treat, John Whittier
    Pools of water, pillars of fire: the literature of Ibuse Masuji. University of Washington Press, 1988 (1 copy)
  • Whittaker, D.H.
    Managing innovation : a study of British and Japanese factories. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1990. (1 copy)
  • Yokomitsu, Riichi
    "'Love'" and other stories of Yokomitsu Riichi / translated and with an introduction by Dennis Keene. The Japan Foundation, 1974. (1 copy)


  • Living in Joseon, part I : the crossroads of tradition. [The virtual museum of Koean history 9]. Sakyejul, 2008. (1 copy)
  • Living in Joseon, part III : an encounter with modernity. [The virtual museum of Koean history 11]. Sakyejul, 2008. (1 copy)

Middle Eastern

  • Arberry, A. J.
    Aspects of Islamic civilization : as depicted in the original texts. George Allen & Unwin, 1964. (1 copy)
  • Cole, Juan Ricardo
    Roots of North Indian Shī'ism in Iran and Iraq : religion and state in Awadh, 1722-1859. University of California Press, 1988. (1 copy)
  • Gershevitch, Ilya
    Avestan hymn to Mithra. (Faculty Publication). Cambridge Univ. Press, 1967.
  • Images of Persia: photographs by Lawrence Lockhart 1920s-1950s. (Faculty Publication). The centre of Middle Eastern Studies, Univ. of Cambridge, 2002. (Hardback/Paperback)
  • Keddie, Nikki R. [ed.]
    Scholars, saints, and Sufis : Muslim religious institutions in the Middle East since 1500. University of California Press, 1972. (1 copy)
  • Lambton, Ann K.S.
    Qājār Persia : eleven studies. I.B. Tauris, 1987.
    (1 copy)
  • Lyons, M.C. (Malcolm Cameron)
    The Arabian epic: heroic and oral story-telling, vol.1-3 (Faculty Publication). Cambridge Univ. Press, 1995 (Reprint 2005) (1 copy each)
  • Macdonald, Duncan B.
    Ali Baba and the forty thieves : in Arabic from a Boleian MS. [From the Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society], 1910. (1 copy)
  • Melville, Charles [ed.]
    Shahnama Studies I. (Faculty Publication)The centre of Middle Eastern Studies, Univ. of Cambridge, 2006. (Hardback/Paperback)
  • Moreh, Shmuel
    Modern Arabic poetry 1800-1970 : the development of its forms and themes under the influence of Western literature. Brill, 1976. (1 copy)
  • Wickens, G.M.
    Avicenna : scientist & philosopher : a millenary symposium. Luzac, 1952. (1 copy)


  • Aksoy, Ömer Asım
    Gaziantep ağzı. [vol.1 & 3]. İ. Horoz Basımevi, 1945. (1 copy each)


Faculty Publications


  • Bailey, H.W. [ed.] Khotanese Buddhist Texts. (Rev. ed.) Cambridge University Press, 1981. £10
  • Cheng, Te-Ku'n. An introduction to Chinese art and archaeology: The Cambridge outline and reading lists. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1972. £2


  • Allchin, F.R. Neolithic cattle-keepers of South India: a study of the Deccan ash-mounds. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1963. £2
  • McGregor, R.S. The language of Indrajit of Orcha: a study of early Braj Bhasa prose. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1968. £2
  • Smith, J.D. The Visaladevarasa; a restoration of the text. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1976. £2
  • Wink, A. Land and sovereignty in India : agrarian society and politics under the eighteenth-century Maratha Svarājya. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1986. £2


  • Baker, Joshua & Nicholson, Ernest W. The commentary of Rabbi David Kimhi on Psalms 120-150. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1973. £5
  • Blacker, C. The Japanese Enlightenment. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1969. £5
  • Bowring, Richard J. Mori Ogai and the modernization of Japanese culture. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1979. £5
  • Keene, D. The battles of Coxinga: Chikamatsu's puppet play, its background and importance. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1971. £2
  • Mason, R.H.P. Japan's first general election 1890. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1969. £2
  • McEwan, J.R. The political writings of Ogyu Sorai. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1969. £2
  • Mills, D.E. A collection of Tales of Uji: a study and translation of Uji Shui Monogatari. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1970. £5


  • Abramowski, Luise ; Goodman, Alan E. [eds.] Nestorian collection of christological texts, volume I: Syriac text. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1972. £10
  • Abramowski, Luise ; Goodman, Alan E. [eds.] Nestorian collection of christological texts, volume II: Introduction, translation and indexes. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1972. £10
  • Cowley, Roger W. The traditional interpretation of the Apocalypse in St. John in the Ethiopian Orthodox Church. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1983. £5
  • De Lange, Nicholas, R.M. Origen and the Jews; studies in Jewish-Christian relations in third century Palestine. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1978. £5
  • Arberry, A.J. & Grech, P. [eds.] Dun Karm: poet of Malta. £2
  • Emerton, J.A. & Reif, Stefan C. Interpreting the Hebrew Bible : essays in honour of E.I.J. Rosenthal. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1982. £5
  • Ibrahim, E. & Johnson-Davies, D. [translators] An-Nawawī’s Forty Hadith. The Holy Koran Publishing House, 1977. £2
  • Kinnier Wilson, J.V. The rebel lands: an investigation into the origins of early Mesopotamian mythology. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1979. £5
  • Maktari, A.M.A. Water rights and irrigation practices in Lahj: a study of the application of customary and Shari’ah law in South-West Arabia. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1971.
  • Minorsky, V. Studies in Caucasian history. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1953. £10
  • Reif, Stefan C. Shabbethai Sofer and his prayer-book. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1979. £5
  • Rosenthal, E.I.J. Averroes' commentary on Plato's republic : edited with an introduction, translation and notes. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1956. £5
  • Rosenthal, E.I.J. Studia Semitica. Vol. 1: Jewish themes. Cambridge Univ. Press,1971. £5
  • Rosenthal, E.I.J. Studia Semitica. Vol. 2: Islamic themes. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1971. £5
  • Sargent, G.W. The Japanese family storehouse or, the millionaire's gospel modernised [井原西鶴:日本永代蔵]. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1959. £2
  • Sartain, E.M. Jalal 'al-Din 'al-Suyuti : Vol.1 Biography and background £10; Vol.2 Al-taḥadduth bini'mat allah. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1975. £10

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