Bookshops.com.au your guide to Australian Bookshops
Search Books Search for a Bookshop Log In to bookshops.com.au    View items in your shopping cart
Browse Bookshops   About Us   Resources   Sell Books   List a Bookshop   Register   
History -- China Books listed at
Syber's Books


A Soaring Spirit 600 BC -- 400 BC (a volume in the Time Life series History of the World)
Time-Life Editors,
ISBN: 0705409724
Time Life, Amsterdam, 1991. Reprint
 Hardcover (Imitation Leather) Hardcover (Imitation Leather). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various. Reprint. 176 pages, indexed, and includes a bibliography, and a chronology of major events for Persia, Greece, Europe and Asia from 600 BC through to 400 BC No damage, to the book or its binding, and the pasted on photograph on the front panel shows no rubbing. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Various. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; History -- Greek; History -- Ancient; History -- China; Persia. ISBN: 0705409724. ISBN/EAN: 9780705409728. Inventory No: 0248871. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0248871  Bookseller: Syber's Books
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
A Soaring Spirit 600 BC -- 400 BC (a volume in the Time Life series History of the World)
Time-Life Editors,
ISBN: 0705409724
Time Life, Amsterdam, 1991. Reprint
 Hardcover (Imitation Leather) Hardcover (Imitation Leather). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various. Reprint. 176 pages, indexed, and includes a bibliography, and a chronology of major events for Persia, Greece, Europe and Asia from 600 BC through to 400 BC Previous owner's name on the front paste down and the back of the front free end page. No other damage, to the book or its binding, and the pasted on photograph on the front panel shows no rubbing. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Various. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; History -- Greek; History -- Ancient; History -- China; Persia. ISBN: 0705409724. ISBN/EAN: 9780705409728. Inventory No: 0233852. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0233852  Bookseller: Syber's Books
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Tears of Blood
Craig, Mary,
ISBN: 000627708X
HarperCollins, London, 1993. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. 600 g; 374 pages, includes chapter notes, bibliography, indexed, sundry maps, and 16 pages of black-and-white photography. The author's highly acclaimed account of the history of Tibet under Chinese occupation is based upon careful research and interviews with a large number of Tibetan refugees. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; History -- China; Tibet; ISBN: 000627708X. ISBN/EAN: 9780006277088. Inventory No: 0225333. Very Good Condition
Price: $12.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 0225333  Bookseller: Syber's Books
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
The Heart of the Dragon
Clayre, Alasdair ,
ISBN: 0002721155
Harvill Press and William Collins and Sons & Co. Ltd., London, 1984. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. XXII, 282 pages, last blank, acknowledgements, chronological table, maps of China's boundaries, note on Chinese names and terms, preface by author, notes, illustration credits and index. Map illustrated frontispiece, showing China and her various borders. Illustrated title page by Patrick Trocktor. The text is illustrated with copious black-and-white and coloured photography, reproductions of contemporary illustrations, paintings and sculpture, maps and paintings. Red coloured boards with gilt writing on the spine. Bumping into the head and to the heel of the backstrip and rubbing to the book corners. The spine is very slightly cocked. Illustrated dustwrapper, showing a Chinese dragon as drawn by Ean Taylor, photographic back dustwrapper panel. Green and white writing on the front panel and spine. Rubbing to the dustwrapper corners and there is crinkling to the top and bottom dustwrapper edges. A few marks to the dustwrapper. On the lower right-hand corner of the front panel there has been a sticker placed at an angle stating " A Channel Four Book ". A book about China, its history, social life and Customs and most of all its people. The book is based upon a Channel Four documentary series of the same name. This is the first UK edition. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Social History ; Art -- History and Theory ; History -- China ; China; ISBN: 0002721155. ISBN/EAN: 9780002721158. Inventory No: 0105185. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0105185  Bookseller: Syber's Books
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
The Southern Expansion of the Chinese People
Fitzgerald, C. P.,
Praeger Publications, New York, 1972. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/good. First Edition. XXII, 230 pages, bibliography, index, three maps, six illustrations, original dust wrapper. The dust wrapper is very slightly faded on the spine section, and slightly tanned along the top of the rear panel with a chip at the lower right of the front panel and rubbing to the head and tail of the spine; the top edge of the pages are very slightly dusty. Chinese influence, Chinese culture and Chinese power have always moved southward since the 1st date of which we have reliable historical evidence. Dust jacket blurb Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; History -- China; China; Sociology & Culture. Inventory No: 0253524. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0253524  Bookseller: Syber's Books
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
The Southern Expansion of the Chinese People; "Southern Fields and Southern Ocean"
Fitzgerald, C. P.,
ISBN: 0708102204
Australian National University press, Canberra, 1972. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. XXII, 230 pages, bibliography, index, three maps, six illustrations, original dust wrapper. Slight fading of the spine section of the dust jacket which have a small tear at the bottom. Please see the image associated with this book to confirm the size. Written when there was thought that the Chinese populations of Vietnam, Malaysia, and Indonesia might represent a potential 5th column for the Chinese government. Chinese influence, Chinese culture and Chinese power have always moved southward since the 1st date of which we have reliable historical evidence. Dust jacket blurb Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; History -- China; China; Sociology & Culture. ISBN: 0708102204. ISBN/EAN: 9780708102206. Inventory No: 0253525. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0253525  Bookseller: Syber's Books
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry