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Chinese Phrases for Greeting Cards
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Price: Free! Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Do you ever find yourself at a loss for Chinese words, phrases or sayings when you write greeting cards or occasion cards? The “Chinese Phrases For Greeting Cards” offers you great ideas on what to write in Chinese characters on a card for many occasions.
Chinese Conversation in Everyday Life 1 - Sentences Phrases Words
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Series: Chinese Conversation in Everyday Life -- Sentences Phrases Words, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
Have you ever been in a situation where you feel frustrated because you are unable to express yourself in Chinese? This book can help you overcome the challenges of learning Chinese by providing you with necessary words, phrases, and sentences that can be applied to various real-life situations.
Ten Months in Guangxi
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Price: Free! Words: 38,160. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013 by El Chupacabra Independent Press. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A record and journal of one traveler's adventures, misadventures, life, time, and more. Follow the author through a ten month journey in southeast China.
Mike's China
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Price: Free! Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Mike has travelled extensively in China over the past twenty years on climbing expeditions and as a general traveller. In this free ebook he talks about some of the more interesting places he has visited and gives advice for independent travellers. The book is illustrated with photographs.
High Road To Tibet - Travels in China, Tibet, Nepal and India
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,830. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Overland adventurer John Dwyer has less than three months to cross China, Tibet, Nepal and India and he has a to-do list: drink snake blood, get smuggled into Tibet, and hike to Mount Everest. Join him on his epic trek from the Great Wall of China to the Taj Mahal and read about Asia's wildest and most fascinating regions.
Growing Up With Shanghai- 10 Shanghai Soundwalks
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,610. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
“Growing Up With Shanghai” is a series of soundwalks with young Shanghainese who were born and raised during the rapid modernization of their city in the 1980s and 1990s. These recordings capture not only their most intimate memories of the locations where they grew up, but also the progress and growth Shanghai has undergone in the past 30 years.
China Silk Road Adventures
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,880. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Travelling by train across the Silk Road from Beijing to Kashgar is an established tourist route. It offers adventure, history and an opportunity to meet some of the cultures that you’ll find along the Silk Road. This is the story of a couples quest to meet these people, of experiencing their culture and their foods. The journey ends as they connect up with the Karakorum Highway into Pakistan.
Chinese Conversation in Everyday Life 2 -- Sentences Phrases Words
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Series: Chinese Conversation in Everyday Life -- Sentences Phrases Words, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
Have you ever been in a situation where you feel frustrated because you are unable to express yourself in Chinese? This 102 pages book covers 6 daily conversation situations: Eating, Interview, Phone Call, Inviting, Shopping and Vacation with a total of 400 sentences, 250 phrases and words.
China Travel Tips: Chinese Phrases in Different Situations, Trip Suggestions, Do’s and Don’ts
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This 70 pages ebook provides practical tips in making a better travel plan before departure, getting around, and shopping in China. Most importantly, it provides you with Chinese sentences and phrases for dealing with different situations.
Beijing City of Emperors
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Visit Beijing the seat of 24 Emperors and experience the highlights of Chinese culture, history and foods. Try the night Food markets and experience the full ceremony of Peking Duck. Walk the Great Wall of China and visit the site of the 2008 Olympic Games.
China's Ancient Tea Horse Road
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 10,640. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The antique Silk Road that connected the Chinese and Mediterranean Worlds for more than a millennium, facilitating the exchange of both goods and cultures, is widely known and celebrated. Less familiar is its more southerly equivalent, the ‘Ancient Tea-Horse Road’ that once linked the lush gardens of southwest China with the frigid wastelands of Tibet and the torrid plains of northern India.
Made in China
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Price: Free! Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A young man with a passion for travel and a hunger for new and exotic life experiences jumps at the chance to move to rural China. Life in Zibo proves far from his expectations and eye opening to the harsh realities of life and medical care in the PRC. With the help of a sudden unknown illness he discovers the potential true cost of his wanderlust. A nonfiction short story. Words: 7,446
Chinese Expressions for Emotions and Feelings
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Price: $1.90 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
Have you ever been in a situation where you feel frustrated because you are unable to express your emotions and feelings in Chinese? This book can help you overcome the challenges of learning Chinese by providing you with necessary words, phrases, and sentences that can be applied to various real-life situations.
China: Don't Go There Until...
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,700. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
If you are thinking of going to China to teach or travel then don’t – not until you have read this book. The book may entice you to go or it may persuade you to stay. Either way if you are interested in China and wish to advance far beyond the tourist guide view, then read this book.
A Daoist Journey into China: journal of a voyage into the interior
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 85,630. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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A study of the Chinese concept of the dao ('the Way'), this unusual book is set against a 10,000-mile unescorted trip through the China of the 1980s, tinkling bicycles everywhere--no cars, no high rises and a typical income of $20 a month--were the norms. On a meditational journey that took him to temples and monasteries, Schwartz seeks to describe the experience of meditation from the 'inside.'
Eating Beijing
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,730. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Photos of the foods we enjoyed in Beijing and detailed reviews of the restaurants we visited.
China Tips (or a Blonde's Guide to Teaching in China)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by Dapt'd. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
China Tips is Felicia Brings’ very amusing, useful, and brief compendium of practical advice to westerners who expect to travel or work in China.
China. My culture shock! An insider´s view
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You set the price! Words: 18,690. Language: American English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Ever asked yourself after walking in Shanghai if this was the real China ? If this is it? Well, here you go with an Insider´s view from China ! A book written by an expert on the subject. He has felt it deeply and personally, and is still recovering. He wants you to understand why in China some things are done in a certain way, so you avoid falling into traps and don´t do the same mistakes.
China--Me and the Dragon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,340. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Know your SAR from your SEZ and find out what you should do in the event of a mutant panda attack.
Vegan City Guides Taipei
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,000. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013 by Vegan City Guides. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Vegan City Guides Taipei contains detailed information of where to eat and shop in Taipei, an insider's advice on what to expect as a vegan travelling to Taipei, what to expect from Taiwanese cuisine and how to know if it is vegan-friendly, more Taipei resources for the vegan traveller, a list of useful translations and a handy map showing the location of every establishment listed in the guide.