Item Detail

Item Number 3399
Title An Eye For The Dragon Southeast Asia Observed: 1954-1970
Author Bloodworth, Dennis
Condition VG+/VG
Publisher Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Place Published New York
Date Published 1970
Edition 1st Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes 1st edition/1st printing. Nice book in red cloth binding with gold lettering. Spine is straight, pages are clean and tight. There is previous owner's inscription on front end page "Christmas 1971 BOK". Page edges have some dustiness with a few spots, but very few. Dust jacket states Book of the month club selection but is price intact and book is a stated first edition. DJ has some shelf wear but is bright. It has some chipping of the lower spine edges but no tears. There is some fading of the dj spine. The author explains Southeast Asia's turbulent contemporary history. He also examines the failure of democracy in Southeast Asia, the area's flirtation with Communism and its search for a third form of society, from dust jacket. ; 8 1/2" x 6"; 414 pages
LoC or ISBN 70122826 LOC
Keyword(s) Dennis Bloodworth,Southeast Asia,Indochina,History,Politics
Category(ies) Biographies Politics Government War,History Travel Exploration Places
Price $12.50