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Burma
Burma Benedict Rogers
The first major book on the contemporary situation in Burma - at a fascinating time of fast-moving change in the country.
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The Lady and the Generals
The Lady and the Generals Peter Popham
The most up-to-date book on Aung San Suu Kyi and contemporary Burma
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Dear Leader
Dear Leader Jang Jin-Sung
A rare and extraordinary glimpse into the reality of life in North Korea, by a member of the powerful elite
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Without You, There Is No Us
Without You, There Is No Us Suki Kim
Hardly any authoritative books exist about North Korea, which have been written by outsiders who have actually lived inside the country. This one sheds revealing new light on this fascinating, extraordinary nation, which is so much in the news.
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The Crossing
The Crossing Samar Yazbek
Powerful insight into the effects of civil war on the Syrian people and why so many are desperate to flee, by award-winning Syrian journalist.
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Until We Are Free
Until We Are Free Shirin Ebadi
One woman's fight for human rights in the face of political and personal betrayal, by the Nobel Peace Prize winning author of Iran Awakening
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The New Koreans
The New Koreans Michael Breen
There can hardly be a country in modern Asia that we need to know more about. This book, written by an expert, explains the history, the business and the culture of South Korea, and where its future lies.
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No Future Without Forgiveness
No Future Without Forgiveness Desmond Tutu
Archbishop Desmond Tutu's highly successful and inspirational autobiography has been widely praised round the globe – now available in paperback
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Prisoner of Conscience Charles Yeats
One man's remarkable journey from repression to the power of love.
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Iran Awakening
Iran Awakening Shirin Ebadi
Fascinating autobiography by the first Muslim woman, and the first Iranian, to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.
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Making Terrorism History
Making Terrorism History Scilla Elworthy, Gabrielle Rifkind
This very topical book shows how the problem of terrorism can be resolved by understanding and addressing its causes, and offers a range of preventative measures
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The Voice of Hope
The Voice of Hope Aung San Suu Kyi
Fully updated edition of the best collection of wide-ranging interviews with Aung Suu Kyi, the Nobel Peace Prize winner under house arrest in Burma
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China
China Frank Ching
A well-informed look at the human rights situation in China, published to coincide with - but not exclusively for - the Olympics
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Global Citizens
Global Citizens Mark Gerzon
A robust analysis of the importance of our global identity
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Christianophobia
Christianophobia Rupert Shortt
A very timely look at the most shameful media silence of our era: the murder, oppression and persecution of Christians around the world
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Tibet
Tibet Dawa Norbu
A widely acclaimed first-hand description of life in rural Tibet before the Chinese - including up-dated analysis of the situation in Tibet today
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The Lady And The Peacock
The Lady And The Peacock Peter Popham
The definitive biography of Aung San Suu Kyi, Burma’s pro-democracy leader
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India: the road ahead
India: the road ahead Mark Tully
The sequel to No Full Stops in India, Mark Tully's most popular book so far
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Fragrant Palm Leaves
Fragrant Palm Leaves Thich Nhat Hanh
Important journals from the key period of Thich Nhat Hanh's life
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A Call for Revolution
A Call for Revolution The Dalai Lama, Sofia Stril-Rever
A rallying cry for the whole world, by one of the most respected leaders of our troubled times.
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