This fascinating book tells the story of the people of Japan, from ancient teenage priest-queens to teeming hordes of salarymen, a nation that once sought to conquer China, yet also shut itself away for two centuries in self-imposed seclusion.
A Cook’s Journey to Japan is a totally unique cookbook that tells the story of everyday Japanese and the everyday dishes that they cook at home.
A professor, blogger, and avid China explorer, Matthew Christensen created this invaluable guide to help visitors and armchair travellers see past the exotic—and often erroneous—traditional stereotypes to better understand the real China today.
For every fan of manga, anime, J-pop, or Zen, A Geek in Japan is a hip, smart and concise guide to the land that is their source.
Spotlighting the originality and creativity of the Koreans, debunking myths about them, and answering nagging questions, A Geek in Korea is insightful, and highly informative guide.
This easy-to-use identification guide to the 280 bird species most representative of Southeast China covers Hunan, Jiangxi, Zhejiang, Fujian, Guangdong, Hainan, and Shanghai.
This easy-to-use identification guide to the 282 bird species most commonly seen in Hong Kong is perfect for resident and visitor alike. The author’s high quality photographs are accompanied by detailed species descriptions.
A Tale for the Time Being is an extraordinary novel about our shared humanity and the search for home.
Vivid, fascinating and visually brilliant, A Year in Tibet provides a rare insight into a Tibetan community under the pressure of change.
All About China offers a journey to a new place – and ways to bring it to life. Dive into stories, try some crafts, play games from China, learn some Chinese songs. It’s the next best thing to being there!
Dive into stories, try some crafts, play some games from Japan, learn some Japanese songs…it's the next best thing to being there!
All About Korea is perfect for parents wishing to teach kids about this rich Asian culture.