Books tagged: asia

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The Dawn of Global Sense
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,700. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013 by Hoku House. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A call for world enlightenment, The Dawn of Global Sense exposes how authority addiction and alpha male rule have driven us to ravage our planet and sacrifice liberty for security. Offering reasons for hope, two-time Nautilus Award winner Judah Freed proves that an awakening into global consciousness is reaching a tipping point -- empowering us to change the world from within ourselves.
Deadly Election
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,110. Language: British English. Published: October 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
This tale of politics and murder is not for the fainthearted. The racy plot swerves and turns through the jungles of the Philippines. The evil Senator Consuelo will stop at nothing to achieve the Presidency. Deceit, Lust and Intrigue abound as the author takes you on a breathtaking journey through the capital city, Manila. Nothing is what it seems. The final twist will leave you wanting more.
The Illustrated Art of War: Sun Tzu
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Sun Tzu’s Art of War has been read and appreciated by a host of military men and philosophers down through the ages. More recently, it has become popular as a manual for business success and guide to boardroom battles, seen by many as a lodestar in achieving success in the ruthless world of competitive capitalism.
From Tattoos to Textiles, Murni's Guide to Asian Textiles, All You Need to Know…And More
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,390. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Apparel, costumes, & textiles
From Tattoos to Textiles examines the evolution and meaning of Asian textiles from earliest times by reference to how they are made and the use to which they are put by tribal societies, particularly in Indonesia. There are references to ancient mythologies and photographs from the author's collection.
Fear and Loathing in Bangkok
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 93,540. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Essay » Literature
TV images and news reports of demonstrations, deaths, demands and chaos in Thailand make Moore’s essays in Fear and Loathing in Bangkok a timely book. These are essays to read at this vital crossroads in Thai political development. The essays will deepen your understanding of what makes Thailand a special and unique country.
Well Water Woman
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Series: Grandmothers, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Asian American Studies
Well Water Woman is a personal narrative of a Chinese American female who explores and reconstructs her journey from girlhood to womanhood, piecing information from two generations of memories to weave the life and legacy of the paternal grandmother whom she has never personally met. This short memoir explores the inner workings of spirit through the cycle of birth, life, death, and eternity.
The Marriage Tree
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 116,660. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
It’s okay for Thais to believe in ghosts—it’s their birthright. But why is Vincent Calvino seeing ghosts, and why are they so angry? Calvino is haunted by a series of deaths in Rangoon and Bangkok, when he stumbles onto a new murder case—but is it a new case, or an old one returned from the dead? A murder investigation leads Calvino inside an underworld network smuggling Rohingya ...
How to Photograph the Cranes of Kichan, India
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
This is a photo guide to the Kichan area of India. Use our photo guides and get much better photos while in India.
Du Lịch Phan Thiết - Việt Nam
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: Vietnamese. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Nhắc đến Phan Thiết hẳn bạn nghĩ ngay về thiên đường resort Mũi Né với những khu nghỉ dưỡng san sát nép mình bên dải bờ biển hiền hòa. Nhưng Phan Thiết còn tuyệt vời hơn thế bởi những lễ hội độc đáo của ngư dân địa phương, đặc sản ẩm thực phong phú và những điểm du lịch còn ít người biết đến.
Du Lịch Phú Quốc - Việt Nam
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 4,800. Language: Vietnamese. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Phú Quốc Việt Nam, khá phá du lịch và thưởng ngoạn.