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Assessment on U.S. Defense Implications of China's Expanding Global Access, Direct Military Means, One Belt One Road and Digital Silk Road Initiatives, Technology, Media Influence Operations, Tourism
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,400. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
The report describes China's expansion by a range of means, including military access and engagement; the One Belt, One Road (OBOR) and Digital Silk Road initiatives; technology acquisition; and a growing economic footprint; with a focus on areas of military expertise.
New Navy Fighting Machine in the South China Sea - How American Surface Combatants Can Defeat PLAN, People's Republic of China (PRC) Navy, Aegis, Airships, Unmanned Surface Vehicles (USVs)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,660. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
The western Pacific is home to many areas of growing contention. In the past, a predominant concern of the U.S. centered upon potential PRC military aggression towards Taiwan. However, speculation over oil and gas reserves embedded in the SCS has increasingly drawn attention to the waters between Vietnam and the Philippines.
The Chinese People's Liberation Army in 2025 – China Future Military Modernization, PLA Innovation, Technology, Regional Issues, Global Expeditionary Force, East and South China Seas, Xi Jinping
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 192,700. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
This volume identifies potential trajectories for PLA force modernization and mission focus, and how these potential changes could impact external actors.
Exploring the Growing U.S. Reliance on China's Biotech and Pharmaceutical Products - 2019 Safety and Supply Concerns about Critical Drugs, Generics, Biologics, and Health Products, Export of Fentanyl
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 79,490. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Biomedical
This report presents the hearing record of a vital Commission investigation conducted on July 31, 2019, and has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. The hearing assessed China's role in global health, pharmaceuticals, and medical products.
Central Asia After 2014 - Uyghurs, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan, Withdrawal from Afghanistan, Sino-Russian Relationship, China's Military
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 134,920. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Asian
These papers provide a vital set of insights into an increasingly critical area of international politics and security, especially as it is clear that the United States is reducing, but not totally withdrawing, its military establishment in Afghanistan and is seeking to consolidate long-term relationships with Central Asian states.
China Military Power: Modernizing a Force to Fight and Win - 2019 DIA Report on Strategy, Plans, Intentions, Organization and Capability, and Enabling Infrastructure and Industrial Base
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 48,490. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
This superb, up-to-date, and comprehensive analysis of China's military by America's Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), released in January 2019, has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
The Thirty-Six Strategies of Ancient China
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,240. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
The Thirty-Six Strategies of Ancient China is an easy to read and fascinating look at how many of the strategies and tactics mentioned by Sun Tzu in his book The Art Of War, were employed in ancient times.
Countering China: Ensuring America Remains the World Leader in Advanced Technologies and Innovation - Response to Made in China 2025, American IP Theft, 5G, Semiconductors, and Artificial Intelligence
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,980. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Engineering (General)
An important hearing before the Subcommittee on Information Technology of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform of the House of Representatives in late 2018, Countering China: Ensuring America Remains the World Leader in Advanced Technologies and Innovation, is reproduced here.
China's Forbearance Has Limits: Chinese Threat and Retaliation Signaling and Its Implications for a Sino-American Military Confrontation - Maritime Claims, Senkaku and Spratly Islands, Taiwan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 125,420. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
This report from the Center for the Study of Chinese Military Affairs of the Institute for National Strategic Studies provides a thorough discussion of the use of the Chinese military in past and future confrontations, including historic information about previous signals of military intention and possible future military threats regarding disputed islands.
Authoritarianism With Chinese Characteristics: Political and Religious Human Rights Challenges in China and Dangers of Reporting on Human Rights - China's Strike-Hard Campaign Against Uyghurs, Muslim Minorities in Xinjiang Province
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 43,790. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights
This compilation includes two House hearings: Authoritarianism With Chinese Characteristics: Political and Religious Human Rights Challenges in China - Hearing of the House of Representatives Committee Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation; and The Dangers of Reporting on Human Rights - Hearing of the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights.
A World-Class Military: Assessing China's Global Military Ambitions - 2019 Ten Experts Provide Authoritative Details of Chinese Technology, Strategy, Nuclear Weapons, Electronic and Network Warfare
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 68,080. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
This important report, containing the testimony of ten noted experts on the Chinese military at a hearing on June 20, 2019, has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
Hotspots Along China's Maritime Periphery - Chinese Preparations to Fight Conflicts, Regional Responses and Implications for the United States, Taiwan, East and South China Seas, Senkaku Islands
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 118,640. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
The Chinese Communist Party believes there are several threats that exist along China's maritime periphery. These threat perceptions have a defined geographic focus and are informed by fears about Taiwan independence, challenges to China's claims in the South China Sea, and Japan's administrative control of the Senkaku Islands in the East China Sea.
Let's All Shut Up and Make Money! Hong Kong's Last 100 Days as a British Colony
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017 by Top Floor Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
The 1997 Hong Kong handover was no laughing matter...or maybe it was! Cartoonist Larry Feign chronicled Hong Kong's last 100 days under British rule for the British press, Time Magazine, and others. The full series, plus much more, appears in this fascinating, infuriating, hilarious 20th anniversary edition. You'll laugh almost as loud as Chinese leaders laugh at Kong people's calls for democracy!
An Analysis of the Primary Driver for China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) - Security Versus Economics - Maritime Silk Road, China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Infrastructure Network Project
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,860. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Asian
China portrays the Belt and Road Initiative - an interconnected network of rail lines, oil and gas pipelines, roads, bridges, and port facilities designed to connect China with Central Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and Europe - as an effort aimed at regional economic integration with win-win outcomes for every country involved.
An Essential History of China: Why it Matters to Americans
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,460. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government
Who are the Chinese people? How do they think? What experiences have shaped their attitudes? Why should it matter to Americans? Dedicated to Peace in the Pacific, An Essential History of China provides critical information for both the American and Chinese people, as well as their leaders, and it prescribes an effective cure for the political illnesses suffered by both
The Rise of China in Asia: Security Implications - Senkaku Islands, Taiwan, North Korea on the Brink, Chinese Threat to Neighbors, India's Response to China, South China Sea
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 189,170. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
Sections of the book address China as a rising power, China as a security threat, the other Asian powers in relation to China, the flashpoints in East and South Asia, and Sino-American relations.
Chinese People's Liberation Army and Information Warfare - PLA, Network-Centric Warfare, Electronic and Cyber Warfare, China Espionage, Implications for United States, Psychological Warfare
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,790. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
The Chinese military has adopted information warfare concepts suited to its own organization and doctrine, blending its own traditional tactics, concepts from the Soviet military, and U.S. doctrine to bring the PLA into the information age.
Of Ancient Mountains and Seas Volume 6 to Volume 18: Of the Seas and Beyond 山海经 (Shan Hai Jing) 卷六 – 十八:海内外经 (Text Only)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,390. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
This is a translation of the text in volumes 6 to 18 of Shan Hai Jing (山海经), an ancient geography text that describe the animals and plants, many mythical or magical, of the lands in and outside ancient China.
China History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 112,510. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016 by Sonit Education Academy. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Ancient Dynasties, The Western Powers Arrive, The Opium War, 1839-42, Physical Environment and Population, Ethnic Boundaries, Culture, Government, Economy
Of Ancient Mountains and Seas: The Mountains Volume 1-5 (TEXT ONLY) 山海经 (Shan Hai Jing): 五藏山经 卷一至五
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 31,000. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Natural history
This is a translation of the text in volumes 1 to 5 of Shan Hai Jing (山海经), an ancient geography text that describe the animals and plants, many mythical or magical, of the lands in and around ancient China.