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Tokyo's Mystery Deepens
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,230. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Longtime resident, writer and professor Michael Pronko shows just why Tokyo life is equal parts trial and joy. Pronko examines Tokyo as a city, a culture and an overpowering experience. Tokyo’s Mystery Deepens taps the enigmatic sides of Tokyo with humor, delicacy and a large dose of healthy confusion. Tokyo’s Mystery Deepens are drawn from Pronko’s popular monthly column in Newsweek Japan.
Beauty and Chaos Essays on Tokyo
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,190. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Tokyo, the most intense city in the world, essays on trains, pachinko, bonsai, running and how the city works and how it feels to live here. Travelogue, philosophy, urban analysis, and creative essays on the biggest city in the world.
Tips For A Backpacker: Enjoying The Scene On A Budget Japan
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Ever feel the urge to travel, much more with the luxury of time? Why not go to Japan and tour around all over it? Don't you worry about the budget, we'll make sure you got it covered. Enjoy Gifu, Osaka, Kyoto and Tokyo all in one time with this handy book! All these places in Japan that you can enjoy for the price of one! Download now!
The Ultimate Guide to Doing a Working Holiday in Japan
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Price: Free! Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
boobooSKI have been helping Working Holiday Makers have the time of their lives in Japan since 2005. This guide has been compiled based on feedback, suggestions, and questions from past staff, to give you a comprehensive overview of everything you need to know about doing a Working Holiday in Japan, and all the wonderful things you can (and should) do while in the country.
Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano: 16 Tours in Karuizawa and Environs
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Series: Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,990. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Lush forests, soaring mountains, a unique history mixing East and West, plus outlet shopping and golf courses galore: Karuizawa has something for everyone. This book provides a detailed guide to one of Japan's most famous highland retreats.
Loco in Yokohama
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,790. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Knife-wielding school girls, scrotum-seeking school boys, back-stabbing bimbos with big boobs...and some of the finest human beings this side of the globe! Yokohama has it all and Loco has lived it and is telling the tale, no holds-barred!
Kyoto Guidebook
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Price: $6.80 USD. Words: 46,170. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Kyoto Guidebook provides information you can't find in the traditional guidebook, for example, a photo scavenger hunt, illumination event calender, and practical information such as how to buy a train ticket. Also, many of the stores and restaurants listed are loved by tourists and local people as well.
Ninja Penguin Talks Japanese in Japan
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,040. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
Learn about the 47 prefectures of Japan while mastering 500 important beginner level Japanese words. MP3s totaling over one hour of audio lessons are also included for FREE.
The Mythological Japanese Tanuki
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,270. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The mythological tanuki was originally depicted as an evil and mischievous animal. After centuries of evolution, it has been turned into a lovable icon of luck and wealth. Tanuki statues are popular souvenirs of Japan.
Tips For A Backpacker: Enjoying The Scene On A Budget Japan (Tokyo)
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Series: Budget Travel, Book 3. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Feel the urge of traveling to Tokyo but on a tight budget? Worry no more! This book tells you how to enjoy the capital Japan without shelling too much money. This book gives you tips on what is the best way to get there and what to expect and do on each tourist spot of the area. Get this book now and never feel wondering how you can enjoy Japan if you don't have much budget.
Tips For A Backpacker: Enjoying The Scene On A Budget Japan (Osaka/Kyoto)
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Series: Budget Travel, Book 2. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Ever feel the urge to go to Osaka and Kyoto but you are afraid to do so because you are on a tight budget? Worry no more! This book shows you how to enjoy Osaka and Kyoto without getting over the budget! This book gives you options on the places to see and how to enjoy them without the hassle of paying too much. So get this book now and have fun without the budget stun!
Viaje a Japón - Turismo fácil y por tu cuenta
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 23,230. Language: Spanish. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
‘Viaje a Japón - Turismo fácil y por tu cuenta’ es la guía práctica definitiva para organizar por libre tu itinerario por el país del Sol Naciente. Recorreremos paso a paso los puntos más importantes de Japón y encontraras consejos eminentemente prácticos para que tu viaje sea fácil de realizar y resulte lo mejor posible.
JAPLISH: The Joys of Japanese English
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013 by Oleander Press. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
The influence of Western popular culture and the many foreign businessmen and tourists in Japan means that the English language has now become very common. Try as they might, though, they don't always get it quite right. This book is a collection of these failed attempts of the Japanese to get their heads around the complexities of English.
Culture Briefing: Japan - Your guide to the culture and customs of the Japanese people
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Series: Culture Briefings. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,670. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Culture Briefing Japan provides current, in-depth information found in no other single publication to help you understand the culture, customs, values and beliefs of the Japanese people. Whether traveling to Japan, working on a class paper or doing business with the Japanese, you'll find Culture Briefing: Japan an invaluable resource.
Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano: 16 Tours in Ueda City and Environs
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Series: Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,350. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Ueda City is in the east of Nagano Prefecture, in the center of Honshu Island, Japan. Less than two hours from Tokyo, the area has a wealth of hiking opportunities. Each tour in this book has a detailed English description, colour photographs, and a full-colour map. Even with no Japanese ability, readers will be able to navigate and enjoy these fascinating mountain hikes and historic city walks.
Legal Guide to Living in Japan - Immigration & related problems
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,470. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Law » International law
A guide to immigration rules and practices related to living, working and/or studying in Japan, including visa and status of residence problems, resident/alien registration, permanent residency, refugees, naturalisation and deportation. Written in English and easy to understand, it is aimed at foreign nationals already living in Japan or planning to move there.
Survivors: The A-bombed Trees of Hiroshima
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,500. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
"Survivors", a pictorial journey into the heart of Hiroshima, describes and illustrates more than 50 sites with 75 treasured trees, shrubs, and groves dating from before the bombing on August 6th 1945. This condensed Smashwords version features a forward, introduction, postscript, and reference section, as well as translations of essays by the a-bomb survivor Tamiki Hara.
Prayers in Stone: Nagasaki's A-Bomb Heritage Sites
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,420. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This condensed Smashwords version of Prayers in Stone provides an overview of about 200 of Nagasaki's A-bomb heritage sites. The entries are organized into a series of tours for the convenience of tourists actually visiting the city, and to give the general reader a sense of the layout and the proximity to the hypocenter.
Mike's Japan
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Price: Free! Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Mike has many Japanese friends, speaks Japanese (badly) and often visits Japan. He has noticed that the conversation flows more freely after a few glasses of sake. He is then told stories he might not otherwise hear. In this free ebook he recounts some of these stories and gives advice for independent travellers wishing to visit Japan. The book is illustrated with lots of pics.
Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano: 20 Nature, History and Culture Tours in Chikuma City
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Series: Hiking, Walking and Biking Nagano. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,800. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(3.00 from 1 review)
Seen the big cities and tourist havens of Japan? This detailed guidebook provides you with a new and enchanting way to experience a fascinating part of the country, just 2 hours from Tokyo. Use the detailed English language maps and descriptions to tour the mountains, towns, villages and farms of Chikuma City in rugged Nagano, Japan, and learn many historical and cultural facts along the way.