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Tibet on Fire: Self-immolations Against Chinese Rule
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Book cover for 9780553252385 Book cover for 9781784781538
With Kevin Carrico (other contributor) | from Verso Books (January 12, 2016)
9781784781538 | details & prices | 114 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.30 lbs | List price $16.95
About: Why Tibetan monks are setting themselves on fireSince the 2008 uprising, nearly 150 Tibetan monks have set fire to themselves in protest at the Chinese occupation of their country.
With Roger Pineau, Rikihei Inoguchi, Tadashi Nakajima | Reissue edition from Bantam Books (October 1, 1985); titled "The Divine Wind: Japan's Kamikaze Force in World War II"
9780553252385 | details & prices | List price $3.50
This edition also contains The Divine Wind: Japan''s Kamikaze Force in World War II
About: A classic and poignant treatment of Japan's struggle between recognition of the kamikaze's futility and the country's pride in having made the attempt to stem the tide of the American advance in 1944-1945, this account, given by two former Kamikaze pilots, testifies to Japanese perspective of the last days of World War II.