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              China: A History
                

              China: A History (Paperback)

              By Keay, John

              • RRP: $33.88
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              An accessible, authoritative single-volume narrative history of China, from the earliest times to the present day, designed both to engage the general reader and to challenge the horizons of the China specialist.

              ISBN 9780007221783
              Released AU 17 Sep 2009
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              India: A History
                

              India: A History (Paperback, Revised edition)

              By Keay, John

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              A new edition of the most authoritative and highly-regarded single-volume history of India. Fully revised to include the most recent research and to cover events from partition to the present day.

              ISBN 9780007307753
              Released AU 1 Oct 2010
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              The Great Arc: The Dramatic Tale of How India Was Mapped and Everest Was Named
               

              The Great Arc: The Dramatic Tale of How India Was Mapped and Everest Was Named (Paperback, New edition)

              By Keay, John

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              This title is a vivid description of one of the most ambitious scientific projects undertaken in the 19th century - the measurement of the Himalayas and the mapping of the Indian subcontinent, and the men who undertook it, William Lambton and George Everest.

              ISBN 9780006531234
              Released AU 31 Jul 2001
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age General Audience
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              China: A History

              China: A History (Hardback)

              By Keay, John

              An authoritative history of five millennia of Chinese history

              ISBN 9780465015801
              Released AU 1 Sep 2009
              Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
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              Mad About the Mekong: Exploration and Empire in South East Asia
               

              Mad About the Mekong: Exploration and Empire in South East Asia (Paperback, New title)

              By Keay, John

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              Describes the world of the Mekong, rehabilitating a traumatised geography while recreating the historic voyage of Garnier in 1866. This book presents a story of both a dramatic journey retracing the historic voyage of France's greatest 19th-century explorer up the mysterious Meko...ng river, and a portrait of the river and its peoples.
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              ISBN 9780007111152
              Released AU 1 Sep 2006
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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              The Tartan Turban: In Search of Alexander Gardner

              The Tartan Turban: In Search of Alexander Gardner (Paperback)

              By Keay, John

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              Alexander Gardner spent his life adventuring in Inner Asia. His story changed people's understanding of the world. The urge to contest or prove it contributed to the scientific and political penetration of much of Asia. Readers will see the region in a new light and gain a fresh ...perspective on its last years under native rule.
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              ISBN 9781911271116
              Released AU 28 Mar 2018
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
              Interest Age General Audience
              Language (English)
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              The Spice Route: A History

              The Spice Route: A History (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By Keay, John

              The Spice Route is one of history's greatest anomalies. This work spans three millennia and chronicles the history of the spice trade. It tells of ancient Egyptians who pioneered maritime trade to fetch the incense of Arabia, Graeco-Roman navigators who found their way to India f...or pepper and ginger, and Columbus who sailed west for spices.
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              ISBN 9780520254169
              Released AU 15 Sep 2007
              Publisher University of California Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series California Studies in Food & Culture
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              India Discovered: The Recovery of a Lost Civilization
               

              India Discovered: The Recovery of a Lost Civilization (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

              By Keay, John

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              India was seen as a place with little history and less culture 200 years ago. Today it is revered for a notable prehistory, a magnificent classical age and a cultural tradition. How this extraordinary change in perception came about is the subject of this book by the author of In...dia: A History .
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              ISBN 9780007123001
              Released AU 7 Dec 2001
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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              The Honourable Company
                

              The Honourable Company (Paperback, New edition)

              By Keay, John

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              During 200 years the East India Company grew from an association of Elizabethan tradesmen into a powerful organization. As a commercial enterprise it came to control half the world's trade and as a political entity it administered an empire. This book looks at the history of the ...Company.
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              ISBN 9780006380726
              Released AU 22 Dec 1993
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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              Midnight's Descendants: South Asia from Partition to the Present Day
               

              Midnight's Descendants: South Asia from Partition to the Present Day (Paperback)

              By Keay, John

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              An epic narrative history that compares and contrasts the fortunes of all the countries that make up South Asia.

              ISBN 9780007326587
              Released AU 21 Sep 2015
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age General Audience
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