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La China No Existe: Observación Comparativa de la Realidad Moderna en China y lo Panorama Económico, Social y Político en Portugal
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,720. Language: Spanish. Published: October 26, 2014 by UpliftingBooks Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Este libro se muestra altamente relevante y necesario para los empresarios y políticos de cualquier país, buscando establecer comercio y investimento en China, sino también para aquellos que quieren vivir y trabajar en este país.
China Doesn’t Exist: Comparative Observation of the Reality in Modern China and the Economic, Social and Political Overview in Portugal
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,910. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014 by UpliftingBooks Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This book shows itself highly relevant and necessary for businessmen and politicians of any country, seeking to establish trade and investment with China, but also for those who want to live and work in this country.
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.
Riding the Dragon's Back: The Great Race to Run the Wild Yangtze
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,240. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Desktop Adventure. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The thrilling and true account of the competition to be the first river rafting team down the Yangtze, one of the world's longest and most mythic rivers. When a group of American rafters begins its trip high in the Tibetan Plateau, China's patriotic youth rush to the river to beat the foreigners down their own historic waterway, the "dragon" of the title.
Please Say Something! 25 Proven Ways to Get Through an Hour of ESL Teaching
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,040. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
I wrote this short book that gives you 25 proven ways to teach ESL. I’ve used each and every one of these ideas in my own ESL classes over the 5 years I was a teacher in China. I know they work because I’ve used them successfully and I’ve taught them to other teachers so they can use them successfully too – and they do. Now I want to teach them to you. Get your students talking today!
44 Days Backpacking in China : The Middle Kingdom in the 21st Century, with the United States, Europe and the Fate of the World in Its Looking Glass
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 186,330. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Summary: “An intimate social, cultural and political look into historical and modern China, while comparing these observations to the history and current trends of the United States and Europe.”-Provided by publisher.
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.
We don't need history
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,570. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013 by Fosfor. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In China, a new myth – the myth of The Chinese Dream – is fast amassing dreamers. It’s is not unlike the American Dream – the core component is still the promise of a wealthy middle-class lifestyle: a family, a privately owned car, and a house with your name on the lintel.
English Last: True Accounts of Teaching in China
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,130. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
When it comes to teaching in China, money’s first and English’s last. Education takes a back seat to entertainment. And learning isn’t nearly as important as having fun. This book will explain all of that and more. If you’re planning on teaching in China, or you’re already teaching in China, this book will give you all the dazzling tips and tricks to make you the best at ESL teaching in China.
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.
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.
Culture Briefing: China - Your Guide to Chinese Culture and Customs
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Series: Culture Briefings. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,730. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Culture Briefing: China provides current, in-depth information found in no other single publication to help you understand the culture, customs, values and beliefs of the Chinese people. Whether traveling to China, working on a class paper or doing business with the Chinese, you'll find Culture Briefing: China an invaluable resource.
A Scot Returns - A Journey from Bali to Skye
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Series: Roughing It Round the World. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 144,720. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The last of a trilogy, by turns comic and astonishing, of a remarkable five-year pilgrimage around the world. Travelling on foot, camel, elephant and public transport Scott slips, trots and lumbers through the cultures of the Far and Near East. He carries a notebook, a will to understand, a bent towards absurdities and…(ever the optimist)…a universal bath plug where there are no universal drains.
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.
CHINGLISH: The Joys of Chinese English
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013 by Oleander Press. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Chinglish is an affectionate look at the strange, charming, tortured and often nonsensical English that is affectionately known as Chinglish. "Trushing name is the first consumers are the highest" as one instruction manual for a motorbike begins. This book is a collection of these failed attempts of the Chinese to get their heads around the complexities of the English language.
Kingdom of Sharks
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,500. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
It's a bad start to one's career: Alone in a foreign country, broke, homeless, living on borrowed time with an expired visa. That was just the start of one teacher's sojourn through the People's Republic of China.
Taking the Long Way Home: An Unexpected Adventure from Shanghai to Hangzhou
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Series: China Adventure, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Undisputedly, Hangzhou, known for its extravagant natural beauty and thousands of years of tea and silk culture, is simply the most traditionally elegant city in China. It is a "must see" on an China itinerary. But, be careful how you get there!
A Quick Guide to Teaching English in China
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: American English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This short, 6500 word handbook is designed to give people wanting to go to China to teach English an idea of what to expect. It covers the differences--the pros and cons--of going to work for a public school versus a training school in China. It will help you decide which one appeals to you more and outlines the visa requirements and qualifications you'll need to work there.
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.