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Zwischen Bikini und Abaya - 3 Jahre im Oman, Erlebnisse einer jungen Europäerin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,240. Language: German. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Nach 10 Jahren in diversen Ländern, sucht die 32-jährige Fremdsprachenlehrerin Nina eine neue Herausforderung: der Nahe Osten. Ein Jobangebot als Dozentin führen die Münchnerin in das Sultanat Oman. Mit dem ausgeprägten Wunsch, sich selbst ein Bild der islamischen und arabischen Welt zu machen, taucht die abenteuerlustige Singlefrau 3 Jahre lang in die Privat- und Arbeitswelt des Orients ein.
The American Military and the Far East: Ninth Military History Symposium - Asia and Asian Military, Objectives, Pacification, Japan Occupation, World War II, Vietnam, MacArthur, Orient Naval Strategy
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 221,670. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this military publication explores in depth America's military involvement in East and Southeast Asia.
Oriental Journey
Price: Free! Words: 26,300. Language: Russian. Published: July 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Граф де Грюйер, величайший сыщик Мышиного королевства, и его соратник Марсель оказываются в гареме мышиного султана, где выдают себя за Марселину Сен Жюльен, которую султан вознамерился сделать своей наложницей, и ее дуэнью. От ума и артистических способностей обоих зависит не только жизнь двух смелых мышей (что, если обман раскроется?), но и судьба мышиного королевства.
First Class At Last
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,600. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014 by Stanhope Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Fed up with the strenuous process of travel: the slow queues, the delays, the crowds and the extreme discomfort of the average economy airline seat? The author in this case, decided it was time to do something about this. He arranged a trip designed to be the antidote to the routine travel misery - and booked a trip travelling only first class.
The Illustrated Art of War: Sun Tzu
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
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.
Bin Laden's Woman
Price: Free! Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
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Ups and downs in Samira’s life, an Arab young lady who immigrates to Brazil. Her father, after a luxurious life in Damascus, is broke; they struggle to start over, they win and prosper. When everything is getting on track, an unexpected proposal involves Samira in an amazing and frenetic adventure which takes her back to the Orient, its ancient tradition and endless religious wars
The Silver Flame
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,190. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(4.50)
The Silver Flame shimmers like the fires of hell, and it attracts people who are unafraid to kill: an American samurai on a quest to uncover a secret; a treacherous geisha on a hunt for perfection; and an illustrious thief who craves beauty. But if you live by the sword, you die by the sword, and in the Land of the Rising Sun even a phoenix can feel the touch of death.
Finder
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,340. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Death and dark magic hang like a shadow over the city called Bordertown. Orient has a gift—or a curse—to find lost objects. But can he find a way to save the people he loves?
In the Quiet After Slaughter
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 46,620. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
They chuck bean balls in the Mexican League, join a tour group to the Orient or serve time in a Prairie prison. They nurse divorce wounds on a Caribbean isle, search for a runaway, cultivate a grow-op in the basement...
The Crystal Katana
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,380. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
An evil sorcerer, Katashi Tanaka, threatens to conquer the land. Only one person, a young samurai named Kenji Suzuki, can stop him. But Kenji cannot do it alone. He enlists the help of a fellow samurai, a skilled ninja, and a mystical monk, and they set out on a quest to find the Crystal Katana, a magical sword with the ability to defeat Tanaka and his evil intentions.