Den dramatiske fortælling om Ismael og jagten på den hvide dræberhval ?Moby Dick? er en af verdenslitteraturens helt store klassikere. Ismael drømmer om at blive... Læs mere
An inspiring architecture and interior design survey of the most stunning courtyard houses of the Asia-Pacific region.
Asia has witnessed a proliferation of free trade agreements (FTAs) since the turn of the millennium. Each of them... Læs mere
This book provides a broad history of East and Southeast Asia in both regional and country-specific contexts from prehistory to the current day.
Travelling the circumference of the truly gigantic Pacific, Simon Winchester tells the story of the world's largest body of water, and - in matters economic, political and military - the ocean of the future.
A hard-hitting reconsideration of Canadian foreign policy, Orienting Canada meticulously documents the dynamics of race and empire in the Transpacific from the 1907 race riots to Canada's early involvement in Vietnam.
Combining an analysis of regionalism from a systemic view with a domestic political-economy analysis, this book sheds light on the new dynamics and emerging configurations of regionalisms and interregionalisms in the post-Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). -- Provided by publisher.
Efforts to expand the scope of legal protection given to reputation and brands in the Asia Pacific region have led to considerable controversy. Written by a variety of experts, the essays in this book consider the developing law of reputation and brands in a fraught area.
Persistently large external imbalances in the world economy contributed to the outbreak of the recent financial crisis.... Læs mere
The coastal zone has always been an important frontier - for trade, food and the foundations of modern civilization. This work presents the advances in various aspects of ocean and coastal research and management in the Asian and Pacific nations.
General Douglas MacArthur was one of the most colorful, controversial, and image-conscious military figures of the twentieth century. This military biography in photos captures the spirit of the man and his legend in hundreds of historical images.