Books tagged: kowloon

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The Unwalled City
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 92,750. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2010 by Typhoon Media. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Xu Xi, one of Hong Kong's preeminent novelists, examines the lives of four of the city's residents amid the tension and uncertainties leading up to the 1997 handover to China.
Typhoon Season
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Price: $5.90 USD. Words: 72,210. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
In the fading days of empire sinister and murderous forces are at work in the British colony of Hong Kong. Triad gangsters, crooked policemen, sophisticated socialites with secrets to hide, a kung-fu film star with lethal fists are the protagonists of this fast-paced thriller. Plus a meddling reporter who asks too many questions and has to run for his life.
A Week in Hong Kong
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 27,520. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
'a week in hong kong' is a narrative journey through the former British colony. it is a guide but not one in the usual sense - rather, it is a lucid account of a visit that entertains as much as it informs. It is an ideal companion to contemporary hong kong for anyone interested in exploring more widely and in greater depth a territory with a fascinating, if idiosyncratic, history.
China Simplified: History's Greatest Hits
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Pre-release—available December 12, 2014. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: English. Published by CS Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
A fast-rewind, take-no-prisoners journey through the pivotal moments in Chinese history skipping all the boring parts, when honestly not much happened here.