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The Search for Modern China (Third Edition)


The Search for Modern China (Third Edition)


$48.75


The leading textbook by the leading scholar. This text, the classic introduction to modern China for students and general readers, emerged from Spence’s highly successful introductory course at Yale, in which he traced the beginnings of modern China to internal developments beginning in the early 17th century. Strong on social and political history, as well as Chinese culture and its intersectio…

In Search of Ancient Oregon: A Geological and Natural History


In Search of Ancient Oregon: A Geological and Natural History


$12.36


Geology is an extremely visual subject, and In Search of Ancient Oregon is a beautifully photographed, expertly written account of Oregon’s fascinating geological story. Written by a passionate and professional geologist who has spent countless hours in the field exploring and photographing the state, In Search of Ancient Oregon is a book for all those interested in Oregon’s landscapes and environ…

In Search of Time: The History, Physics, and Philosophy of Time


In Search of Time: The History, Physics, and Philosophy of Time


$8.18


Time surrounds us. It defines our experience of the world; it echoes through our every waking hour. Time is the very foundation of conscious experience. Yet as familiar as it is, time is also deeply mysterious. We cannot see, hear, smell, taste, or touch it. Yet we do feel it―or at least we think we feel it. No wonder poets, writers, philosophers, and scientists have grappled with time for cent…