1-20 of 214 Search Results for

spear

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1977) 36 (4): 729–731.
Published: 01 August 1977
...David D. Buck Hung-ch'iang-hui (1916–1949) (The Red Spears, 1916–1949) . By Tai Hsüanchih . Taipei : Shih-huo ch'u-pan she , 1973 . 244 pp. Tables, Bibliography. NT $50. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1977 1977 BOOK REVIEWS 729 erable cost, by drastic truncation...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 21 (4): 572–573.
Published: 01 August 1962
...Percival Spear At the Feet of Mahatma Gandhi . By Rajendra Prasad . New York : Asia Publishing House , 1961 . vi, 335 . Index, $5.50. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1962 1962 572 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES were no more of Burke's cloth than Jacobins who agitated...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (2): 344–345.
Published: 01 February 1958
...Percival Spear Jerome Xavier, S. J., and the Muslims of the Mogul Empire . By Arnulf Camps , O. F. M., D. D. Schöneck-Beckenried , Switzerland : Nouvelle Revue de Science Missionaire , 1957 . 260 , Index. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1958 1958 344...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (3): 499–500.
Published: 01 May 1958
...Percival Spear A Short History of India . By W. H. Moreland and Sir A. C. Chatterjee . London : Longmans, Green , 4th ed., 1957 . xii, 594 . Maps, Index. $6.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1958 1958 BOOK REVIEWS 499 those who did; there is silence...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (4): 567–577.
Published: 01 August 1958
...Percival Spear Abstract Since the Second World War transitions from colonial to sovereign status have become so frequent as to be almost commonplace. The royal family in England has had an extra chore added to its duties in inaugurating new constitutions. Britain, which was thought by many before...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 18 (1): 157.
Published: 01 November 1958
...Percival Spear Memoirs of the Mogul Court . By Niccolao Manucci . Ed. Michael Edwardes . London : The Folio Society (distributed in the U. S. by Philip C. Duschnes , New York), n.d. 180 . Map, Illustrations. $3.75. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1958 1958 BOOK...
Journal Article
Far Eastern Quarterly (1948) 7 (3): 236–253.
Published: 01 May 1948
...Delmer M. Brown Abstract The characteristic feature of Japanese warfare, prior to the introduction of firearms in 1543, was the use of swords and spears in hand-to-hand fighting. Armies were made up of small, independent bands of soldiers who fought more as individuals than as units of a tactical...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1966) 26 (1): 158–159.
Published: 01 November 1966
.... By STANLEY WOLPERT. (Volume 12 in a series on the Modern Nations in Historical Perspective, edited by Robin W. Winks.) Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: PrenticeHall, Inc., 1965. x, 178. Reading List, Maps, Index. $4.95. A History of India. Vol. II. By PERCIVAL SPEAR. Baltimore, Md.: Penguin Books, 1965. 284 pp...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1977) 36 (4): 728–729.
Published: 01 August 1977
.... text. Meanwhile, Chapter VIII ("The Commu- In this new monograph, Tai turns his atten- nist Victory") covers in a mere 40 pages the fol- tion to the twentieth-century peasant organiza- lowing subjects: the Chinese Communist move- tion known as the Red Spears. The book is ment, 1927-1937, including...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1966) 26 (1): 157–158.
Published: 01 November 1966
....) Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: PrenticeHall, Inc., 1965. x, 178. Reading List, Maps, Index. $4.95. A History of India. Vol. II. By PERCIVAL SPEAR. Baltimore, Md.: Penguin Books, 1965. 284 pp. Bibliography, Index. $1.25. Both these books confine themselves to the modern period. This limitation is understandable...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1989) 48 (1): 150–151.
Published: 01 February 1989
...Jack F. Williams Urbanization and Development: The Rural-Urban Transition in Taiwan . By Alden Speare Jr. , Paul K. C. Liu , and Ching-lung Tsay . Boulder, Colo .: Westview Press , 1988 , xxii, 217 pp. $25.00 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1989 1989...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1977) 36 (4): 731–732.
Published: 01 August 1977
... Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1977 1977 BOOK REVIEWS 731 their particular kinds of membership and ritual practices. In a fascinating chapter, he discusses several groups he considers closely related to the Red Spears including the Big Knife Society, the Infinity Society (Wu-cbi-hui), the Heavenly...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1989) 48 (1): 149–150.
Published: 01 February 1989
... reference to ritual, religious, and symbolic representations of power contributes to an important interdisciplinary dialogue. ROGER R. THOMPSON University of Maryland College Park Urbanization and Development: The Rural-Urban Transition in Taiwan. By AL- DEN SPEARE, J R . , PAUL K. C. L I U , and C H I N G...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1980) 39 (2): 372–373.
Published: 01 February 1980
... Gunasekara. The second section includes chapters by Paul Hardy, Percival Spear, Kenneth Ballhatchet, David Taylor, Simon Weightman and S. M. Pandey, and S. C. Dube. The main text of the book is preceded by a preface and an introduction. Both are unsigned, but their contents and general tone leave little...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1959) 19 (1): 94–96.
Published: 01 November 1959
...K. A. Nilakanta Sastri The Oxford History of India . By the late Vincent A. Smith , C.I.E. Third edition , edited by Percival Spear . Oxford : Clarendon Press , 1958 . xvi, 898 . 42s. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1959 1959 94 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1978) 37 (3): 562–564.
Published: 01 May 1978
.... Spear ward new social history that would deal with sees Bentinck as the "planter of seeds of mod- specific problems and with "face to face" groups. ern India." From the imperial point of view, he Alas, not all historians were willing or able to is correct. march into the brave new world of Cohn. But J...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 21 (3): 421–422.
Published: 01 May 1962
...B. G. Gokhale India: A Modern History . By Percival Spear . University of Michigan History of the Modern World. Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press , 1961 x, 491 , xix. Maps, Suggested Readings, Glossary, Index. $10.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1962...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1966) 26 (1): 159–160.
Published: 01 November 1966
...Robert A. Huttenback India . By Taya Zinkin . New York : Walker and Company , 1965 . 236 pp. Illustrations, Maps, Bibliography, Acknowledgments, Who's Who, Index. $6.50. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1966 1966 BOOK REVIEWS 159 the Spear book one is left...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1966) 25 (2): 375.
Published: 01 February 1966
... Asian Research Center, Harvard Uni- The Oxford History of Modern India 1740-1947. By PERCIVAL SPEAR. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1965. versity, 1965. Distributed by Harvard University x, 426, Index. $4.00. Press. 106, Index, Glossary, Bibliography, Notes, This is a reprint of the last part of the third...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1982) 41 (2): 339–342.
Published: 01 February 1982
..., 1978). She compares the Nian Rebellion with the Red Spears movement, principally of the 1920s (on which there is little in Western languages but R. Slawiriski's dissertation on La Socdte des Piques Rouges et le mouvement paysan en Chine en 1926-1927 published in 1975 and drawing on Russian work...