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Thinking in Chinese: The Top 10 Chinese Values & How China Became a Superpower
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014 by 22 Lions. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Education, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Finance
These are the most significant values seen in all the rich and important companies I've seen in China and abroad.
Yaks: Hairy Cows of Asia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014 by Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Cows, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals
A yak is a hairy animal that lives in Asia. It looks like a big, hairy cow. Yaks are members of the cow family. Like cows, they have four skinny legs and big, round bodies. They also have long noses and horns on top of their head. But a yak is much bigger than a cow. They are between five feet (1.6 metres) and seven feet (2.2 metres) tall. That is taller than a man! Learn more in this fun book!
The Destiny of Shaitan (Bombay Chronicles, 1)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,020. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Indic, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Winner eLit Gold 2013 and 2012 Readers' choice award | When Tiina accompanies Yudi on a mission to save the universe from the ruthless Shaitan, she seeks more than the end of the tyrant; she seeks herself.
Three Pagodas Pass
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,040. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General
Most western critics of the junta that has ruled Burma since 1962—violently suppressing the democracy movement and crushing human rights while dominating the international opium trade—have hesitated to visit the country lest the cost of their trip help to prop up the regime. George Fetherling shared these concerns. But motivated by a desire to see the situation first hand, he resolved to go...
Legacy of Fear
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,460. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A new novel of romantic suspense from award-winning author Ryshia Kennie.
China Doesn’t Exist: Comparative Observation of the Reality in Modern China and the Economic, Social and Political Overview in Portugal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,910. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014 by 22 Lions. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Customer relations
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.
La China No Existe: Observación Comparativa de la Realidad Moderna en China y lo Panorama Económico, Social y Político en Portugal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,720. Language: Spanish. Published: October 26, 2014 by 22 Lions. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Customer relations
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.
In His Majestys Footsteps
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 99,960. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference, Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography
In His Majesty’s Footsteps: A Personal Memoir (Heaven Lake Press, 2006, 329 pp.) offers an intimate, powerful portrait of King Bhumibol Adulyadej and the Thai royal family. This is the first personal chronicle in the English language detailing the life and work of the revered Thai monarch during the politically turbulent period of the late1960s and the 1970s.
Beauty and Chaos Essays on Tokyo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,190. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Tokyo--City of Contradictions? Yes and no! The largest city in the world teems with chaotic energy and serene, human-scale beauty. Want to know the real city? Writing about Tokyo for over 15 years, essayist and professor Michael Pronko opens up Tokyo life and reveals what’s beneath the gleaming, puzzling exterior of the biggest city in the world.
Spanking the Children of Paradise and Other Travel Tales of Cosmic Despair
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,530. Language: American English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Essay » Literature
Enjoy this collection of comic travel stories by the cosmically despairing Bad Mike who wanders aimlessly throughout Asia. Some stories are populated by elfin menaces—dirty, little girls that throw rocks at solitary travelers—on remote tropical islands. There is even an epic battle between truncheon wielding police and flower children, hippies, if you must. Even the hula hoop girls get spanked.