all ebooks in category: Southeast Asia History

The Hidden History of Burma: Race, Capitalism, and the Crisis of Democracy in the 21st Century
English | November 12th, 2019 | ISBN: 1324003294 | 304 pages | EPUB | 2.53 MB

How did one of the world's "buzzy hotspots" (Fodor's 2013) become one of the top ten places to avoid (Fodor's 2018)? Precariously positioned between China …

Rubber and the Making of Vietnam: An Ecological History, 1897–1975
English | ISBN: 1469637154 | 2018 | 426 pages | EPUB, PDF | 29 MB + 13 MB

Dating back to the nineteenth-century transplantation of a latex-producing tree from the Amazon to Southeast Asia, rubber production has wrought monumental changes worldwide. During a …

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Vietnam: The History of an Unwinnable War, 1945-1975
English | April 21, 2009 | ISBN: 0700616349, ASIN: B01MXIK7D4 | True EPUB/AZW3 | 696 pages | 7.8/4.9 MB

The Vietnam war continues to be the focus of intense controversy. While most people—liberals, conservatives, Democrats, Republicans, historians, pundits, and citizens alike—agree that the United …

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«No Peace, No Honor: Nixon, Kissinger, and Betrayal in Vietnam» by Larry Berman
English | ISBN: 9780743217422 | EPUB | 0.6 MB

In 1973, Henry Kissinger shared the Nobel Peace Prize for the secret negotiations that led to the Agreement on Ending the War and Restoring Peace …

History of the Philippines: From Indios Bravos to Filipinos
English | July 5th, 2017 | ISBN: 1468308572, 1590202856 | 368 pages | EPUB | 5.47 MB

Over three million Filipino Americans now live in the US, but popular histories of this rich, complicated nation are still rare. From ancient Malay settlements …

Dead in the Water : Global Lessons From the World Bank's Model Hydropower Project in Laos
English | 2018 | ISBN: 0299317943 | 381 Pages | PDF | 3.04 MB

For decades, large dam projects have been undertaken by both nations and international agencies with the aim of doing good: preventing floods, bringing electricity to …

Bloods: Black Veterans of the Vietnam War: An Oral History
English | July 12, 1985 | ISBN: 0345311973 | 320 pages | EPUB | 3.65 Mb

A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK • The national bestseller that tells the truth about the Vietnam War from the black soldiers’ perspective. An oral …

Crossing the Bay of Bengal: The Furies of Nature and the Fortunes of Migrants
English | 2015 | ISBN: 067428724X | PDF | pages: 365 | 2.8 mb

The Indian Ocean was global long before the Atlantic, and today the countries bordering the Bay of Bengal―India, Bangladesh, Burma, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and Malaysia―are …

DK Eyewitness Thailand (Travel Guide)
English | November 19th, 2019 | ISBN: 0241368871 | 384 pages | EPUB | 351.66 MB

Discover Thailand with this essential travel guide, designed to help you help you create your own unique trip and to transport you there before you've …

Charting the Shape of Early Modern Southeast Asia (repost)
English | ISBN: 9747551063 | 2000 | EPUB | 296 pages | 2 MB

In this volume Anthony Reid positions Southeast Asia on the stage of world history. He argues that the region not only had a historical character …