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              Behind the Killing Fields: A Khmer Rouge Leader and One of His Victims

              Behind the Killing Fields: A Khmer Rouge Leader and One of His Victims (Hardback)

              By Chon, Gina; Thet, Sambath

              Based on exclusive interviews with the top surviving Khmer Rouge leader, Nuon Chea, this book tells the story of a man who began as an idealistic freedom fighter and wound up involved in one of the worst atrocities of the twentieth century, Cambodia's Killing Fields.

              ISBN 9780812242454
              Released NZ 30 Jun 2010
              Publisher University of Pennsylvania Pre
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Pennsylvania Studies in Human Rights
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              Order and Chivalry: Knighthood and Citizenship in Late Medieval Castile

              Order and Chivalry: Knighthood and Citizenship in Late Medieval Castile (Hardback)

              By Rodriguez-Velasco, Jesus D.; Translated by Ferguson, Eunice Rodriguez

              Order and Chivalry explores the role of chivalry in the emergence of the bourgeoisie in fourteenth-century Castile. This book shows how the texts that shaped urban knighthood also transformed the middle class, the idea of the city, and the practice of citizenship in medieval Iber...ia.
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              ISBN 9780812242126
              Released NZ 7 Jul 2010
              Publisher University of Pennsylvania Pre
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series The Middle Ages Series
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              A Life Spent Changing Places

              A Life Spent Changing Places (Hardback)

              By Halprin, Lawrence; Foreword by Olin, Laurie

              Lawrence Halprin, best known for a series of iconic masterpieces-including the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial in Washington, D.C., and Ghiardelli Square in San Francisco-recounts how his personality and recurring themes along his life path contributed to his legacy in landsca...pe architecture.
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              ISBN 9780812242638
              Released NZ 15 Jun 2011
              Publisher University of Pennsylvania Pre
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Penn Studies in Landscape Architecture
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              The Tongking Gulf Through History

              The Tongking Gulf Through History (Hardback)

              Edited by Cooke, Nola; Li, Tana; Anderson, James A.

              This two-thousand-year history of the Tongking Gulf draws on fresh archaeological and historical insights to bridge a significant gap in studies on Southeast Asia and China.

              ISBN 9780812243369
              Released NZ 24 Jun 2011
              Publisher University of Pennsylvania Pre
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Encounters with Asia
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              Demonic Desires: Yetzer Hara and the Problem of Evil in Late Antiquity

              Demonic Desires: Yetzer Hara and the Problem of Evil in Late Antiquity (Hardback)

              By Rosen-Zvi, Ishay

              This study examines the concept of yetzer hara, or evil inclination. Analyzing the some one hundred and fifty appearances of the yetzer in rabbinic literature, Rosen-Zvi contends that the term should not be read under the traditional rubric of sexual desire, but rather in the con...text of ancient Jewish demonology.
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              ISBN 9780812243390
              Released NZ 9 Sep 2011
              Publisher University of Pennsylvania Pre
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Divinations: Rereading Late Ancient Religion
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              Transcendentalism in New England: A History
               

              Transcendentalism in New England: A History (Hardback)

              By Frothingham, Octavius Brooks

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              ISBN 9780812210385
              Released NZ 17 May 2017
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              The Failure of the Criminal Procedure Revolution
                

              The Failure of the Criminal Procedure Revolution (Hardback)

              By Bradley, Craig M.

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              The Failure of the Criminal Procedure Revolution is a groundbreaking effort to advocate systematic and essential reform in America's court system. It will be of compelling interest to students and scholars in law, political science, and criminology.

              ISBN 9780812232004
              Released NZ 28 Feb 2017
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              Legal Thinking: Its Limits and Tensions
                

              Legal Thinking: Its Limits and Tensions (Hardback)

              By Read, William

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              This book delineates the limits that define, and the tensions that beset, the process of conceiving how laws connect and interact with morals and facts--about the ways we do think about these connections and interactions, not about the ways we should think.

              ISBN 9780812280234
              Released NZ 14 Mar 2017
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              Singing of Birds and Death: Texts in Performance
                

              Singing of Birds and Death: Texts in Performance (Hardback, Reprint 2016 ed.)

              By Blackburn, Stuart H.

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              ISBN 9780812280975
              Released NZ 28 Feb 2017
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              The Bible and Reason: Anglicans and Scripture in Late Seventheenth-Century England
                

              The Bible and Reason: Anglicans and Scripture in Late Seventheenth-Century England (Hardback)

              By Reedy, Gerard

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              The Bible and Reason is organized around actual topics of theological controversy from 1660 to 1700: what it means to say that Scripture is true, how Scripture and polity are related, how to conceive the canon of the Scripture, and how to understand challenges to the rational the...ology in question.
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              ISBN 9780812279757
              Released NZ 14 Mar 2017
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