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Unbound Voices A Documentary History of Chinese Women in San Francisco

By: Yung, Judy

Price: $12.25

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, University of California Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8797

ISBN: 0520218604

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Illustrations; 8.80 X 6 X 1.10 inches; xv, 543 pages; Soft cover has a green spine with yellow lettering. Light rubbing. Several page corners have a small crease, but otherwise, pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Illustrated with 46 b/w pictures.' Unbound Voices brings together the voices of Chinese American women in a fascinating, intimate collection of documents—letters, essays, poems, autobiographies, speeches, testimonials, and oral histories—de... View more info

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Master Chefs Cook Kosher

By: Zeidler, Judy

Price: $11.25

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, Chronicle Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5359

ISBN: 0811814025

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Hardcover is black, glazed boards with green lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. "....37 all-star chefs from across the country offer creative suggestions for kosher meat and dairy menus, plus a selection of wonderful breads that can go with either. Here, traditional kosher cooking is adapted to a variety of delicious international influences--including French, Italian, Asian, Moroccan, and Indian--for recipes that are strictl... View more info

Lest We Forget Nanjing Massacre, 1937

By: Zhigeng

Price: $43.50

Publisher: Beijing, China, Chinese Literature Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7298

ISBN: 7507103021

Condition: As New in Near Fine dust jacket


B&W maps and photographs; 5 x 8; 307+ pages; Soft cover with DJ. Book appears as if unused, pages are clean and tight. DJ is very faintly rubbed. Black and purple lettering on white spine. Illustrated with 2 b/w maps, one of which is a 2 page fold out. Also 21 b/w photographs, not for those with weak stomachs. "In december 1937, the invading Japanese troops seized Nanjing without meeting substatial resistance. The city was sacked, the soldiers committing arson, murde... View more info

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Asian American Dreams The Emergence of an American People

By: Zia, Helen

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2001

Seller ID: 8921

ISBN: 0374527369

Condition: Near Fine


B & W photographs; 8.20 X 5.40 X 1.10 inches; x, 356 pages; Soft cover has light rubbing, shelf wear. Some b/w photographs. Pages are clean and tight. ...is about the transformation of Asian Americans from a few small, disconnected, and largely invisible ethnic groups, ito a self-identified racial group that is influencing every aspect of American Society". View more info

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Asian American Dreams The Emergence of an American People

By: Zia, Helen

Price: $9.25

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2001

Seller ID: 9836

ISBN: 0374527369

Condition: Near Fine


B & W photographs; 8.20 X 5.40 X 1.10 inches; x, 356 pages; Soft cover has light rubbing, shelf wear. Some b/w photographs. Pages are clean and tight. ...is about the transformation of Asian Americans from a few small, disconnected, and largely invisible ethnic groups, ito a self-identified racial group that is influencing every aspect of American Society". View more info

The Republic Of Tea: Letters To A Young Zentrepeneur

By: Ziegler, Mel and Billl Rosenweig, and Patricia Ziegler

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Currency Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 734

ISBN: 0385420560

Condition: As New in Near Fine dust jacket


Cover is cream colored with a white spine, bronze lettering on spine; slight bumping. DJ has slight rubbing; in a Brodart cover. End papers have publishers logo faintly printed on each side; small numbers written in black on inside of front cover. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with many b/w drawings. This is the true life story of how the owners of "The Banana Republic" Clothing stores started up their tea company, as chronicled by their letters to and f... View more info

Fiddles By the Fireside

By: Zmuda, Kathleen

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Michigan City, IN, Open Skies: 1978

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 8120

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations & Map; 11 x 8 1/2; 168 pages; Sarce Title. Oblong shaped soft cover has a cream colored spine. Expanded 2d edition, limited to a 1000 copies in this first printing of it. Illustrated with brown and white pictures and maps. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. " Bailly was born in 1774, there were about 90,000 Canadian settlers compared to 2.8 million in the American colonies. While Bailly’s French-Canadian parents held aspirations for ... View more info

Fiddles By the Fireside The Bailly Homestead Story

By: Zmuda, Kathleen`````````````````

Price: $47.25

Publisher: Michigan City, IN, Open Skies: 1977

Edition: First Trade Edition

Seller ID: 10316

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations & Map; 11 x 8 1/2; 138 pages; Oblong shaped soft cover has brown plastic comb binding. Soft cover has light shelf wear and bumping; original price neatly written on front cover. Illustrated with brown and white pictures and maps. Pages are clean and tight.. " The Bailly Homestead, a National Historic Landmark, was the home of Honore Gratien Joseph Bailly de Messein (1774 - 1835). Bailly played a role in the development of the Calumet Region of north... View more info

On the History of Physics At Michigan

By: Zorn, Jens

Price: $16.25

Publisher: Ann Arbor, Michigan, UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9620

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; 6 X 9; 125 pages; Soft cover is black with white lettering on spine and front. Light rubbing, scuffing, shelf wear, nicking to covers. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. Includes 32 b/w photographs of various faculty and students, as well as locations for the physics department, on the campus, back then it was mostly on the main campus, tlater moved up to north campus. This is actually two titles in one book: Department of Physics: 1843-1... View more info