Books tagged: asia

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The Ambassador's Wife
Series: The Inspector Samuel Tay Novels, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,250. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The first body is in Singapore, on a bed in an empty suite in the Marriott Hotel. The second in Bangkok, in a seedy apartment close to the American embassy. Both women. Both Americans. Both beaten viciously and shot in the head. Both stripped naked and lewdly displayed. The FBI says it’s terrorism, but the whispers on the street are that a serial killer is stalking American women across Asia.
The Emperor, His Bride and the Dragon Robe
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
"The Emperor, His Bride and the Dragon Robe" is a fairytale set in ancient China, in the days of emperors and empresses. Full of magic, evil plots and twists and turns, the story is about a young emperor and two very beautiful young women who hope to become the young emperor's bride and gain the coveted title of empress of China. And so begins an unexpected struggle between good and evil forces.
No Definite Plans: Eleven Stories of Laughter, Love, Travel (Townsend 11, Vol 3)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,520. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
The Townsend 11 collective of award-winning writers keeps the momentum going with eleven more stories of laughter, love, travel, and imagination. Their third volume, No Definite Plans, muses about routine events spun into chaos, draws wisdom from experience, and delves into novella-style fiction. If you like the adventures in Travelers’ Tales and other anthologies, you'll love No Definite Plans.
Now, We Begin
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 39,080. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A strategy for baby-boomers to grab life, have fun, and make a difference in our world. The reader is transported to the farthest corners of the world. They are exposed to the tribal and cultural eccentricities of Namibia in Africa, and to the unique cultures of Cambodia, Vietnam and Bhutan.
Life in the Margins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011 by Float Street Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The view from the margins is quite different from that along the main highways and byways of life. These are poems written from a life played out in the margins of the mainstream world. Comments and observations from a poetic perspective.
L'artiglio del Drago.
Series: Incroci, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,750. Language: Italian. Published: January 9, 2012. Categories: Essay » Political
Strategia, armamento e capacità dell'Esercito Popolare di Liberazione cinese nel XXI secolo.
Istanbul Walking Tour
Series: Walking Tours. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 840. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
A walk through the only city in the world to span across two continents.
Xiamen: Our Fragile World
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Author Nicco Mallcott gives his impression of the city of Xiamen in southeast China, from historical architecture to night life to cuisine. Filled with charming hand-drawn illustrations and cartoons, this book is not a tourist guide, but an introduction to whet your appetite to be your own guide--by visiting Xiamen for yourself!
Amgalant One: The Old Ideal
Series: Amgalant (original), Book 1. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 210,690. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
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Temujin comes into the world on the day the Mongols suffer a catastrophic defeat in battle. He isn't the hero type, but he has expectations to live up to, and he has a cause: freedom for his way of life, unity against China, where a nomad is an animal.
Imperialism, the Highest Stage of Capitalism - including full original text by Lenin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,930. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Lenin's Imperialism, the Highest Stage of Capitalism" was published in the summer of 1917. Although one of Lenin's shorter works, it is widely recognised as being one of his most immediately influential. The introduction by historian Rupert Matthews sets the book in its historic setting and explains why it was such a profoundly influential work when it first came out.