Category: Asian History

War in Laos, 1960-75

War in Laos, 1960-75

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As World War II drew to a close, the Imperial…
Eternal Army: The Terracotta Soldiers of the First Emperor

Eternal Army: The Terracotta Soldiers of the First Emperor

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More than 22 centuries ago, in China's northwestern Shaanxi province,…
The Diplomacy of Migration : Transnational Lives and the Making of U.S.-Chinese Relations in the Cold War

The Diplomacy of Migration

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During the Cold War, both Chinese and American officials employed…
The Reunification of China : Peace through War under the Song Dynasty

The Reunification of China

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The Song dynasty (960-1279) has been characterized by its pre-eminent…
Textiles of Timor, Island in the Woven Sea

Textiles of Timor, Island in the Woven Sea

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Timor has been a divided island at least since the…
In Little Need of Divine Intervention : Takezaki Suenaga's Scrolls of the Mongol Invasions of Japan (Cornell East Asia Series)

In Little Need of Divine Intervention

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In Little Need of Divine Intervention presents a fundamental revision…
Gang of One : Memoirs of a Red Guard

Gang of One

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In 1966 twelve-year-old Fan Shen, a newly minted Red Guard,…
America's Longest War : The United States and Vietnam, 1950-1975 with Poster

America's Longest War : The United States and Vietnam, 1950-1975 with Poster

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Comprehensive yet concise, America's Longest War provides a complete and…
China's First Emperor and His Terracotta Warriors

China's First Emperor and His Terracotta Warriors

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Published to coincide with a traveling exhibition in the U.S.,…
Yakuza : Japan's Criminal Underworld

Yakuza

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Known for their striking full-body tattoos and severed fingertips, Japan's…
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