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Published by College of Languages, Linguistics, and Literature, University of Hawaii and the East-West Center, Distributed by University of Hawaii Press in Honolulu .
Written in English


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Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by Carol Ramelb.
SeriesLiterary studies--East and West ;, v. 3
ContributionsRamelb, Carol, 1951-, University of Hawaii at Manoa. College of Languages, Linguistics, and Literature., East-West Center.
LC ClassificationsPN858 .B56 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 237 p. :
Number of Pages237
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2187011M
ISBN 100824812840
LC Control Number89005106

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Edith Pattou is the author of several fantasy novels, including East, an ALA Top Ten Best Book for Young Adults. She is a graduate of the Francis W. Parker School, Scripps College (B.A., English), Claremont Graduate School (M.A., English) and UCLA (M.L.I.S.). She is married to Charles Emery, a professor of psychology at The Ohio State University/5. In Walking from East to West, Ravi Zacharias retells his life's story or rather, God's story in his life that will help you not only bridge but cross the cultural gap between the East and the West. In this book Ravi remembers every single person he has encountered and have made an impact over his life/5(). East West Street looks at the personal and intellectual evolution of the two men who simultaneously originated the ideas of “genocide” and “crimes against humanity,” both of whom, not knowing the other, studied at the same university with the same professors, in a city little known today that was a major cultural center of Europe Cited by: East (also known as North Child in the UK and Australia) is a novel by the author Edith is an adaptation of an old Norwegian folk tale entitled "East of the Sun and West of the Moon" and was a ALA Top Ten Best Book for Young AdultsAuthor: Edith Pattou.

East, West is an interesting and thought-provoking anthology of short stories by Salman Rushdie. I am unsure if this is unprecedented having stories collated under cultural tags, namely East, West and East-West. While the tactic is crude perhaps there is a message in that too/5.   Learn more about the book club here. Below, read a review of the book from the New York Times Book Review. EXIT WEST By Mohsin Hamid pp. Riverhead Books. $ You own a house or rent an apartment. Synopsis. Pearl S. Buck was born on J , in Hillsboro, West Virginia. In , she published her first novel, East Wind, West next novel, The Good Earth, earned her a Pulitzer Born: Nine stories, six of which have been previously published, that successfully explore the tensions and confusions that so often muddle relations between East and West. Divided into three groups, the stories are a reminder that Rushdie (Haroun and the Sea of Stories, , etc.), the accomplished postmodern fabulist, is also a splendid realist storyteller who describes the human heart with clear.

An autobiographical treat! The distinguished lecturer and Christian apologist relates his growing up in India, the crisis that moved him from pantheism to monotheism, and how he now travels the globe to tell others of the new life possible in Christno matter your geography or prior beliefs. pages, softcover. Zondervan. Walking from East to West: God in the Shadows () by /5(9). Inquiries are welcome. Please address questions about book reviews to our Book Review Editor, Janet J. Graham, at [email protected] Send all editorial correspondence to Biography via the following: Email: [email protected] Tel: () Center for Biographical Research University of Hawaii East-West Road Biomed B Honolulu.   An engrossing tale of family secrets and groundbreaking legal precedents. In a tense, riveting melding of memoir and history, international human rights lawyer Sands (Torture Team: Rumsfeld’s Memo and the Betrayal of American Values, , etc.) focuses on a subtle, and critical, debate that emerged from the Nuremberg trials: whether the Nazi defendants were guilty of crimes Author: Philippe Sands. Book III describes the Persians’ conquest of Egypt, the failure of their invasions to the south and west; the madness and death of Cambyses; the struggles over the succession in Persia, ending with the choice of Darius as the new king; the organization of the vast new empire by him, with some account of the most-distant provinces as far east.