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Vintage Chinese Culture Films DVD: The History & People of China w/ Historic New Year Dragon Footage

This DVD is a compilation of various rare and preserved films and footage collections revolving around Chinese people and culture, including Chinese-Americans. You can’t find this special DVD anywhere else, as we compiled it ourselves. With a selection from 1912, … Continue reading

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Vintage Chinese Culture Films DVD: The History & People of China w/ Historic New Year Dragon Footage

This DVD is a compilation of various rare and preserved films and footage collections revolving around Chinese people and culture, including Chinese-Americans. You can’t find this special DVD anywhere else, as we compiled it ourselves. With a selection from 1912, … Continue reading

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A Little History of Dragons: The Essential Guide to Fire-Breathing Winged Serpents (Wooden Books)

Why are dragons recognised in almost all cultures on Earth? What is the mysterious geomantic gold they secretly guard? Could dragons be a folk memory of something which once hunted us? In this beautiful little book Joyce Hargreaves tells the … Continue reading

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Descending Dragon, Rising Tiger: A History of Vietnam

With the exception of its war with the United States, Vietnam’s history remains significantly under-studied. In this comprehensive book, Vu Hong Lien and Peter Sharrock chronicle the vast sweep of the region’s tumultuous past, from the Bronze Age to the … Continue reading

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Image taken from page 5 of ‘The famous and renowned history of the life and glorious actions of the mighty Hercules of Greece, etc. [A chap-book.]‘

Image taken from: Title: "The famous and renowned history of the life and glorious actions of the mighty Hercules of Greece, etc. [A chap-book.]" Shelfmark: "British Library HMNTS 12430.c.13.", "British Library HMNTS 1077.g.31." Page: 5 Place of Publishing: London Date … Continue reading

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