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Kansai Cool: A Journey into the Cultural Heartland of Japan

By: Whelan, Christal

Price: $4.00

Publisher: TUTTLE PUB:

Seller ID: 9784805312803

ISBN: 4805312807

Condition: USED

In "Kansai Cool," anthropologist, writer and filmmaker Christal Whelan offers deep insights into the clash of old and new, traditional and modern that plays out on a daily basis in Japan's ancient heartland. The western region of Japan is known as Kansai--centering around the ancient capitals of Kyoto and Nara, and the sprawling, modern port cities of Osaka and Kobe. Kansai is Japan's "second region" after Tokyo--and is at once home to Japan's most traditional cultural centers and its most modern culture. From the ancient beliefs of Kyoto to the contemporary otaku or "geek" culture of ... View more info

All the Time in the World

By: Williams, Hugo

Price: $4.00

Seller ID: 9781888173192

ISBN: 188817319X

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In Search Of Lemuria

By: Williams, Mark R.

Price: $12.50

Seller ID: 9780970696908

ISBN: 0970696906

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My New Orleans, Gone Away

By: Wolf, Peter M.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: DELPHINIUM:

Seller ID: 9781883285562

ISBN: 1883285569

Condition: USED

"A heartfelt, intimate, and painfully honest account of the coming of age of one shy boy and of the exotic city he left behind, but will never forget. A story of the courage of breaking away and the "you are there" descriptions of places and people that make the reader part of this narrative of struggle and triumph." -Barbara Goldsmith, author of the bestselling "Little Gloria, Happy at Last" In this poignant and vivid memoir, Peter M. Wolf, a member of one of New Orleans's oldest Jewish families, recreates the sights, sounds, tastes and simultaneously provides an insider's look at t... View more info

illustrated Wordsworth's guide to the lakes

By: Wordsworth/ Bicknell, Pet (Ed)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: 3/21/2017

Seller ID: 0865531145

ISBN: 0865531145

Condition: USED

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Journey of One's Own

By: Zepatos, Thalia

Price: $5.99

Publisher: EIGHTH MOUNTAIN PR: 12/2/2009

Edition: 3

Seller ID: 9780933377523

ISBN: 0933377525

Condition: USED

Originally published in 1992, with a second edition in 1996, "A Journey of One's Own" has sold over68,000 copies. Praised by travel experts across the spectrum, from Glamour to "The Women's Review of Books," from "The Whole Earth Catalog" to "American Express," "U.S. News and World Report," and "Parade," and written about in over forty major dailies, "A Journey of One's Own" has become an established title in the travel book category.Although geared to women and including much information specific to women (how to deal with sexual harassment, for example) "A Journey of One's Own" has als... View more info