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Our Man in Pattaya
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 32,550. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012 by Proglen. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Our Man in Pattaya by Duncan Stearn, the author of Pattaya, Patpong on Steroids. Come for a walk on the wacky side as Pattaya and its locals and foreigners come together in a collection of the best of the popular Our Man in Pattaya monthly columns from the pages of the Pattaya Trader (also published by the Phuket Gazette newspaper under the title Streets of Pattaya).
Always Forever
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,180. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012 by Typhoon Media. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Gay and lesbian
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
From the depths of sorrow begins a journey of hope. The dream of a life together is shattered when AD finds himself attending Mikee’s funeral. With help from Mikee’s family and friends, AD sets about piecing together Mikee’s story. As he begins to discover life’s lessons through Mikee’s eyes, AD finds himself falling in love with an entire nation.
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.
2012 People's Republic of China: Military and Security Developments Annual Report to Congress, People's Liberation Army (PLA), Space, Cyber Capabilities, Earlier Reports to 2006
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 143,490. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This important DOD report from May 2012 provides extensive details on the status of the Chinese military. In addition to the new 2012 report, this unique ebook compilation includes six other DOD annual reports for the years 2006 through 2011.
Arab culture from an Arab's perspective Diwan Baladna
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 35,780. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A light and humorous--yet informative--look at Arab culture through an Arab's eyes.
Yes China! An English Teacher's Love-Hate Relationship with a Foreign Country
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,330. Language: American English. Published: May 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Yes China! is a funny, self-deprecating, and brutally honest travelogue/memoir about teaching English in modern China. The author, an American fish out of water, shares a unique perspective on the Chinese classroom as well as what it's like growing up post Mormonism and how living abroad helped him overcome those insecurities.
China or Bust! a rookie's guide to living and surviving in China as an ESL teacher
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,680. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Lana, little travelled, staid, bored, was desperate for some excitement in her life. She and her husband stunned the family by going to China as ESL teachers. Read about the fabulous experiences they had travelling and teaching. This book also contains much information for anyone planning to visit China or go there to work, either as a teacher or in any other fiel
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.
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
(4.00 from 1 review)
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.'
2012 Complete Guide to Iran: Authoritative Coverage of Iranian Nuclear and Missile Programs, Sanctions and Threat of War, Regime, Military, Human Rights, Terrorism, History, Economy, Oil Industry
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 449,760. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This massive compilation provides a complete picture of Iran and its threatening nuclear weapon and missile programs with nearly a thousand pages of up-to-date information, featuring professional analysis and background data about the nation and its leadership.
Asien für 10 Euro pro Tag
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,300. Language: German. Published: April 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Das Blackbook für Budget-Reisende. Preiswert Reisen und Leben in Asien
A Virgin in the Philippines
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Price: $1.22 USD. Words: 40,580. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A mature Englishman marries a Filipina lady and for the first time in his life visits her home country.
Spend A Perfect Holiday In India – Travel Guide To India
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,040. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Travel To Exotic, Mysterious India For about 5,000 years India has been celebrating life and all its pleasures. Despite the changes and diversities in India, the country is still a picturesque and a unique tourist destination. If you want an adventure holiday then travel to India. You will find a unique civilization and culture in India.
Visiting Singapore - A Travel Guide for Students & Budget Travellers
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,140. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Visiting Singapore is your off-the-beaten-path guidebook to the jewel of South East Asia. For students and budget travelers, this guidebook will help you see sights beyond the typical tourist attractions. With 135 images and over 80 pages worth of valuable information, this is the guide that will save you money, time and effort. If you are looking for the local experience, this is your book.
One Bite Of The Cherry
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,530. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In 1964, a young Australian mother is plunged into a land of servants, markets, crazy traffic and endless heat when her Army Officer husband is posted to Bangkok. A Bite of the Cherry, gives a courageous, candid, but often humourous view, of Jacqui's experiences living in a new country.
The Dubai 50
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,310. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An irreverent look at fifty things that make Dubai the city it is. From brunches and boot camps to Jumeirah Janes and cabin crew, we take a sideways look at the city we love. A must for anyone who lives, visits or is interested in Dubai.
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.
Ayutthaya eGuide
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Series: AsiaForVisitors.com eGuides. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Whether planning a day trip or a multi-night stay in Siam's old capital, this ebook guide provides detailed information about all the sights of the world heritage site, as well as suggestions for getting there and away, where to stay, and how to get around. Also included is a guide to the Bang Pa In summer palace.
Bangkok Walking Tours
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Series: AsiaForVisitors.com eGuides. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,560. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This eBook describes three walking tours that you can follow on your own to explore Bangkok. The tours take in different parts of the city, such as Chinatown, the curious "Golden Mount" area, and the 'other' side of Bangkokk - Thonburi. Each tour includes a route map and detailed descriptions of each of the main sights.