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Product Description: The three films comprising director Jia Zhangke's 'Hometown Trilogy' - Xiao Wu (1997), Platform (2000) and Unknown Pleasures(2002)  - represent key contributions to the cinema of contemporary China. The films, which are set in Jia's home province of Shanxi, highlight the plight of marginalised individuals – singers, dancers, pickpockets, prostitutes and drifters – as they struggle to navigate through the radically transforming terrain of contemporary China...read more

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9781844572625 | British Film Inst, February 15, 2009, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: The three films comprising director Jia Zhangke's 'Hometown Trilogy' - Xiao Wu (1997), Platform (2000) and Unknown Pleasures(2002)  - represent key contributions to the cinema of contemporary China.

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Product Description: The portrayal of historical atrocity in fiction, film, and popular culture can reveal much about the function of individual memory and the shifting status of national identity. In the context of Chinese culture, films such as Hou Hsiao-hsien's City of Sadness and Lou Ye's Summer Palace and novels such as Ye Zhaoyan's Nanjing 1937: A Love Story and Wang Xiaobo's The Golden Age collectively reimagine past horrors and give rise to new historical narratives...read more

Hardcover:

9780231141628, titled "A History Of Pain: Trauma in Modern Chinese Literature and Film" | Columbia Univ Pr, October 20, 2008, cover price $95.00

Paperback:

9780231141635, titled "A History of Pain: Trauma in Modern Chinese Literature and Film" | Reprint edition (Columbia Univ Pr, April 19, 2011), cover price $32.00 | About this edition: The portrayal of historical atrocity in fiction, film, and popular culture can reveal much about the function of individual memory and the shifting status of national identity.

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Product Description: Set in post-World War II Shanghai, The Song of Everlasting Sorrow follows the adventures of Wang Qiyao, a girl born of the longtong, the crowded, labyrinthine alleys of Shanghai's working-class neighborhoods. Infatuated with the glitz and glamour of 1940s Hollywood, Wang Qiyao seeks fame in the Miss Shanghai beauty pageant, and this fleeting moment of stardom becomes the pinnacle of her life...read more
By Wang Anyi, Michael Berry (trans) and Susan Chan Egan (trans)

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9780231143424 | Columbia Univ Pr, March 1, 2008, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Set in post-World War II Shanghai, The Song of Everlasting Sorrow follows the adventures of Wang Qiyao, a girl born of the longtong, the crowded, labyrinthine alleys of Shanghai's working-class neighborhoods.

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9780231143431 | Columbia Univ Pr, February 1, 2010, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Set in post-World War II Shanghai, The Song of Everlasting Sorrow follows the adventures of Wang Qiyao, a girl born of the longtong, the crowded, labyrinthine alleys of Shanghai's working-class neighborhoods.

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Product Description: Mike Berry's revenge is funny! Paperback, 2006.

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9781905128082 | Gardners Books, September 28, 2006, cover price $13.90 | About this edition: Mike Berry's revenge is funny!

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Product Description: "I always compare filmmaking to cooking. Shooting is like buying the groceries. You buy all kinds of ingredients and the better ingredients you get, the better chance you have of making the movie you want."―Ang Lee, from Speaking in ImagesSpeaking in Images offers an engaging and rare collection of interviews with the directors who have changed the face of Chinese and international cinema...read more

Hardcover:

9780231133302 | Columbia Univ Pr, October 6, 2005, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: "I always compare filmmaking to cooking.

Paperback:

9780231133319 | Columbia Univ Pr, October 4, 2005, cover price $32.00

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A terrifying chronicle of alien abductions, encounters, and odysseys into the unknown features thirteen chilling tales by Stephen King, Philip K. Dick, Damon Knight, and other masters of the macabre. Original. 10,000 first printing.
By Michael Berry (introduced by) and Gina Hyams (editor)

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9780811845144 | Chronicle Books Llc, June 1, 2005, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Thirteen tales by Stephen King, Philip K.

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Ding Wenyu, a philandering Chinese professor, falls in love with the beautiful Ren Yuyuan and embarks on a single-minded campaign to win her heart, unaware of the growing threat of a Japanese invasion whose devastating siege of the historic Chinese capital will lead to a horrific onslaught of rape, torture, and murder. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.

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9781400034277 | Reprint edition (Anchor Books, June 1, 2004), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Ding Wenyu, a philandering Chinese professor, falls in love with the beautiful Ren Yuyuan and embarks on a single-minded campaign to win her heart, unaware of the growing threat of a Japanese invasion whose devastating siege of the historic Chinese capital will lead to a horrific onslaught of rape, torture, and murder.

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Product Description: This book is a special edition of positions: asia critique.
By Michael Berry (contributor)

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9780822366010 | Duke Univ Pr, November 12, 2003, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: This book is a special edition of positions: asia critique.

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Spanning some forty years, from the Communist Civil War through the Cultural Revolution, this acclaimed Chinese novel follows the life of Fugui, the spoiled son of a wealthy landlord, as he squanders his family's fortune, takes up a career as a puppeteer, loses his wife and children to the ravages of famine, and is transformed into a simple peasant. Original. 17,500 first printing.
By Michael Berry (trans) and Hua Yu

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9781400031863 | Anchor Books, August 1, 2003, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Spanning some forty years, from the Communist Civil War through the Cultural Revolution, this acclaimed Chinese novel follows the life of Fugui, the spoiled son of a wealthy landlord, as he squanders his family's fortune, takes up a career as a puppeteer, loses his wife and children to the ravages of famine, and is transformed into a simple peasant.

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Product Description: These two searingly funny and unsettling portraits of teenagers beyond the control and largely beneath the notice of adults in 1980s Taiwan are the first English translations of works by Taiwan's most famous and best-selling literary cult figure...read more

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9780231120975 | Columbia Univ Pr, September 1, 2002, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: These two searingly funny and unsettling portraits of teenagers beyond the control and largely beneath the notice of adults in 1980s Taiwan are the first English translations of works by Taiwan's most famous and best-selling literary cult figure.

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Product Description: These two searingly funny and unsettling portraits of teenagers beyond the control and largely beneath the notice of adults in 1980s Taiwan are the first English translations of works by Taiwan's most famous and best-selling literary cult figure...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780231120968 | Columbia Univ Pr, September 1, 2000, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: These two searingly funny and unsettling portraits of teenagers beyond the control and largely beneath the notice of adults in 1980s Taiwan are the first English translations of works by Taiwan's most famous and best-selling literary cult figure.

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Product Description: Book by Berry, Michael

Hardcover:

9780781402095 | Chariot Victor Pub, March 1, 1995, cover price $3.99 | About this edition: Book by Berry, Michael

Hardcover:

9780929216768 | H S H Educational Media Co, November 1, 1994, cover price $12.99

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Product Description: Old Testament thoughts

Hardcover:

9780929216782 | H S H Educational Media Co, November 1, 1992, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Old Testament thoughts

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Product Description: Vorausgesetzt werden Vertrautheit mit den Gedanken der speziellen Relativitätstheorie und Kenntnis der Infinitesimalrechnung, unter Einschluß der partiellen Differentiation. DiesesBuch ist deshalb für Studenten geeignet, die die für das Vordiplom nötigen Kenntnisse haben...read more

Paperback:

9783519030690, titled "Kosmologie Und Gravitation: Eine Einf�hrung" | Reprint edition (Springer Verlag, January 1, 1990), cover price $69.99 | About this edition: Vorausgesetzt werden Vertrautheit mit den Gedanken der speziellen Relativitätstheorie und Kenntnis der Infinitesimalrechnung, unter Einschluß der partiellen Differentiation.

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Product Description: Book by Berry, Michael

Hardcover:

9780874802122 | Univ of Utah Pr, December 1, 1982, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Book by Berry, Michael

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