Books tagged: myanmar

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Through Farang Eyes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,600. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Southeast Asia looks different to a farang than it does to a native. Here are seven stories picturing some of the things that one farang saw. A retired American takes a young Thai wife and gets more than he bargained for. A young Thai woman lets her jealousy destroy her chance for a good future. A Thai girl who is sweet but has only one talent finds that those two qualities are enough.
Ghost Friends
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,150. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
This tale of ghosts with unfinished business is a brain-teasing, gender-bending romp through the netherworld, with stops in Laos, Myanmar and northern Thailand along the way. Both humorous and thought-provoking, Ghost Friends not only paints a colorful picture of the Other Side, but also has some spiritual tips for a more meaningful life before we get there.
A Land Like None You Know
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 73,820. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Burma (or Myanmar as it is now called) is in the news for all the wrong reasons. It has been ruled for many years by a ruthless, repressive junta, it suffers regular earthquakes and the cyclone of May 2008 left more than a hundred thousand people injured, homeless or dead.
Surgery on conscious patients by Dr Naga of Burma
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 15,400. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
Surgery under local anaesthesia, Dr Naga (Thein Llaing) performed surgery in the Nagaland hills using only a local anaesthetic. He operated on his patients while they were conscious and obtained feedback from them during the operation. He would ask his patients to sing or speak while he operated, both to help them and to assist his surgery.
TODAY The pioneer magazine on tourism and business in Myanmar, Volume 19, 2012, April
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 12,370. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012 by IG Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
PEOPLE'S DESIRE FOUR POLITICAL OBJECTIVES FOUR ECONOMIC OBJECTIVES FOUR SOCIAL OBJECTIVES
TODAY The pioneer magazine on tourism and business in Myanmar, Volume 19, 2012, May
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012 by IG Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
PEOPLE'S DESIRE FOUR POLITICAL OBJECTIVES FOUR ECONOMIC OBJECTIVES FOUR SOCIAL OBJECTIVES
Sorcerers And Cigarettes: Falling Off the Map in Burma
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,850. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
What would you do if you found staring up at an assault rifle in the jungle reaches of one of the most isolated countries on earth? In this funny, thoughtful, bone-breaking account, Daniel Isaac Combs brings us to the edge and back again in modern Myanmar, revealing just what life is like in a country in the midst of profound and historic change.
Missing In Rangoon
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 100,210. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
As foreigners rush into Myanmar with briefcases stuffed with plans and cash for hotels, shopping malls and high rises, they discover the old ways die hard. Vincent Calvino’s case is to find a young British-Thai man gone missing in Myanmar, while his best friend and protector Colonel Pratt of the Royal Thai Police has an order to cut off the supply of cold pills from Myanmar used for the ...
Mingalaba, A Glimpse Of Myanmar
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
A photo ebook and a personal journey to Myanmar, from the busy streets of Yangon to the calm shores of Inle Lake, from Buddhist monks to smiling children with thanaka covered faces. This ebook takes you to Myanmar in 100 pages divided in four sections of high quality photos by João Almeida.
Asien für 50 Euro pro Tag
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 19,070. Language: German. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Wer längere Zeit in Asien leben möchte, der fragt sich natürlich: Wo ist es günstig, und wo ist es teuer? Reisende haben unterschiedliche Vorstellungen, von ihrem Aufenthalt in Asien: Abenteuerurlaub, Strandurlaub, Kultururlaub, Urlaub mit Familie, und für andere fängt der Urlaub erst in der Nacht an: die Nachtschwärmer.