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Rare Breed: A Chinese Jewish Quest
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 99,810. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
We, as readers, even as historians, too often assume that the Jewish experience unfolded only in the Middle East and in Europe and North America. In this we are missing an entire page of Jewish history. The time has come that we look to the East, to fill in this missing page, to publish the memoirs and diaries and history that tell of the experience of the Jewish people in the eastern world.
String of Pearls: Meeting the Challenge of China's Rising Power across the Asian Littoral - Chinese Look Seaward, Sea Lines of Communication, South China Sea, Gwadar, Diaoyutai (Senkaku) Islands
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,340. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
China's rising maritime power is encountering American maritime power along the sea lines of communication (SLOCs) that connect China to vital energy resources in the Middle East and Africa. The "String of Pearls" describes the manifestation of China's rising geopolitical influence through efforts to increase access to ports and airfields.
Rise of Indus Civilization
Price: Free! Words: 67,110. Language: Unknown language. Published: May 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Book on Indus Valley Civilization, Author: Ruk Sindhi, Language Sindhi
An Operational Analysis of the Pearl Harbor Attack - World War II Deception to Achieve Surprise, Reconnaissance and Intelligence Execution, Admiral Yamamoto, Japanese Aircraft Carriers Akaqi and Kaga
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,350. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book explores the Pearl Harbor attack from an operational level of war perspective. Its purpose is to provide the reader with a Japanese viewpoint of the Pearl Harbor operation, and to determine if there were weaknesses with the plan and its execution.
Forged In Fire: Stories of Wartime Japan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,540. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016 by Alexia Montibon-Larsson. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Forged In Fire is the true story of a young girl's experience of World War II in Tokyo, Japan. Narrated by Rita Tomoko Montibon, it provides a rare glimpse into what life was like before the war and takes the reader on a journey through wartime as well as the American Occupation years that followed. Personal photographs, illustrations, references and resources enhance the reader's participation.
Places and Bases: The Chinese Navy's Emerging Support Network in the Indian Ocean - Oman, Aden, Yemen, Djibouti, Karachi, Pakistan, Colombo, Sri Lanka, Singapore, PLAN Port of Call, Counterpiracy
Price: $2.59 USD. Words: 20,680. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book examines potential sites that would support the Chinese Navy (PLAN) for port of call duties or logistics.
Ngũ đại binh thư Trung Hoa (Lục thao,Tôn Tử, Ngô Tử, Tam lược, Tân thư)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,970. Language: Vietnamese. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Sách đã tập hợp năm cuốn binh pháp lừng danh kim cổ: 1. Khương Tử Nha – Lục thao. 2. Tôn Võ – Tôn Tử binh pháp. 3. Ngô Khởi – Ngô tử. 4. Hoàng Thạch Công – Tam lược. 5. Gia Cát Lượng – Tân thư.
World War II: The Battle of Iwo Jima - The Unnecessary Battle, Marine Corps Public Affairs, Flag Raising Photograph, Military Campaign, Lessons for Today, Mythological Reverence of the Heroic Battle
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,940. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
These excellent reports have been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. Iwo Jima: The Unnecessary Battle posits that Iwo Jima could have been taken with substantially fewer casualties if the Navy had established a blockade of the island and targeted a vital resource for Japanese survival.
Empress Wu Zetian
Series: The Legendary Women of World History. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,810. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical
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Travel back in time over one thousand years and meet the first and only female emperor of China. Born Wu Zhao and given the reign title "Zetian" just weeks before her death in 705 CE, she was the unwanted daughter of Chancellor Wu Shihuo -- too bright, too educated, and too politically focused to make a good wife according to contemporary interpretations of the Analects of Confucius.
The Chinese People's Liberation Army in 2025 – China Future Military Modernization, PLA Innovation, Technology, Regional Issues, Global Expeditionary Force, East and South China Seas, Xi Jinping
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 192,700. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
This volume identifies potential trajectories for PLA force modernization and mission focus, and how these potential changes could impact external actors.
Life in the Shadow: An Examination of the Minor Foreign Relations of the DPRK - North Korea Modern Pariah State, Iran, Cuba, Europe, Syria, Africa, India, Strategic Direction, Allies and Partners
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 120,310. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This thesis explores the diplomatic relations of the DPRK with an emphasis on the minor diplomatic relations of the state. Minor, for purposes of this thesis, does not speak to durability of the bond between two states.
Chuyện đất hỡi ! Face book.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,630. Language: Vietnamese. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Đôi khi tiếng cười, còn là liều thuốc quý chống lại những nỗi buồn, thêm sức để kháng để đối mặt với cảnh ngang trái ở đời, một cách hiệu quả. Các nhà dưỡng sinh cho rằng : Mỗi ngày cười lớn 3 lần, thì khỏe khoắn, sống lâu và không già (Nhất nhật tam đại tiếu, khang kiện, trường thọ, bất lão).
The History of the 1989 Tiananmen Square Protests (Part I) 八九民运史(上)
Price: $6.89 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: April 14, 2016 by Ge Yang 戈阳. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
This is the second edition of the previously published book entitled "Changes of Tiananmen _ The History of the 1989 Tiananmen Square Protests" by the same author. The first edition was completed in 1994 and published in 1996. This edition has updated the contents of the book with the past 20 some years' disclosed materials, personal interviews and researches
Leveraging the National Guard's State Partnership Program (SPP) in the United States' Rebalance Toward Asia - Security Cooperation Relationships Pairing Air and Army NG Troops With Partner Nations
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,470. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
The National Guard's State Partnership Program (SPP), with a robust 20-year track record of cementing regional alliances, is a low-cost, high-yield initiative that should be expanded in PACOM, particularly during this period of resource constraints in American history.
The Wings of the Dragon: PLA Air Force (PLAAF) Rapid Conventional Force Projection: Beyond Taiwan? China's Use of Force, Intent, Potential Force Scenarios, Combat Enablers, Bomber Capability
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 125,470. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book assesses the state of capability within the PLA Air Force, both at present and also based on a projection for 2020, in order to determine the range of options for China's leadership to rapidly project conventional force in terms of coercive, assertive or constructive actions.
Scramble in the South China Sea (SCS): Regional Conflict and U.S. Strategy - Peoples' Republic of China (PRC), Vietnam, Philippines, Taiwan, Malaysia, Indonesia, Paracel, Spratlys, ASEAN
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,740. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book focuses on six states - the Peoples' Republic of China (PRC), Vietnam, the Philippines, Taiwan, Malaysia, and Indonesia - and examines the drivers of regional conflict and sources of instability and competition in detail.
Rising Dragon: Deterring China in 2035 - Social, Political, Economic, and Military Landscape, Space and Cyber Attack Capabilities, Compellence and Coercion, People's Liberation Army (PLA), Air Force
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 120,070. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book argues that a combination of economic interdependence and advances in both cyber and space technologies will greatly complicate deterrent strategies against a rising China, posing numerous dilemmas and opportunities.
Thuật phòng, trị gian tà.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,140. Language: Vietnamese. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Rất khó đề phòng lòng dạ sâu hiểm của bọn gian tà, nhưng không thể không phòng, đã phòng thì phải có thuật, có sách lược. Vì vậy, có thể nói cuốn “Thuật phòng, trị gian tà “ là cuốn binh thư xử thế, dùng để đo lòng dạ con người, sử dụng con người và chế ngự gian tà ; là cẩm nang của những ai muốn thành đạt trên con đường sự nghiệp, muốn thành công trên thương trường đầy sóng gió.
Tam Quốc Diễn Nghĩa
Price: $1.21 USD. Words: 538,810. Language: Vietnamese. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Đời Tam Quốc tức là khoảng thời gian gần sáu mươi năm, trong đó đế quốc Trung Hoa chia làm ba nước, mà ba vị vua đều xưng "hoàng đế" cả. Nhưng vì phải kể từ các nguyên nhân dẫn đến những biến cố mở đầu tạo ra thế "ba chân vạc", nên bộ Tam Quốc phải chép những biến cố từ lúc nhà Đông Hán suy vi cho đến lúc nhà Tấn gồm thâu ba nước, tức là chép những chuyện từ năm Trung bình thứ nhất đời ...
The Perils of Bipolarity: Subnational Conflict and the Rise Of China - Nuclear Weapons, Sino-U.S. Proxy Conflict in Africa, Examples of Cold War Proxy Conflicts, Rise of China and Regional Control
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,460. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study examines whether subnational conflict will rise once more as the U.S. engages in proxy conflicts with China over resource access in Africa.