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Nonfiction » History » Asian » China
Manhole Manifesto: A Deeper Push by Shanghai.Manholes
Price: Free! Words: 4,020. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Using the Shanghai Municipal Council's (S.M.C.) Annual Reports spanning nearly 100 years, Manhole Manifesto: A Deeper Push builds in the areas Shanghai Manholes, the original book in this series, did not cover, the numbers, costs and people behind the manholes.
The World Famous Genghis Khan was a Kyrgyz by Begish Amatov, Sr
Price: Free! Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Scholars agree that the Kyrgyz are one of the most ancient peoples in Central Asia. In fact, they were mentioned as Gekun (or Ko-kun) or Jiankun (or Chien-kun) in Chinese records of the Han period as early as 201 B.C. Since then, history has seen many great events. As for the Kyrgyz, according to available sources, in 840 A.D. they created their own Great Kyrgyz Khaganate.
我證明了神的存在 by Jun Ze
Price: $41.99 USD. Words: 3,880. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / History & Culture, Nonfiction » History » Asian
圣经密码·八卦起源·真解 by Jun Ze
Price: $41.99 USD. Words: 3,880. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / History & Culture, Nonfiction » History » Asian
A Politically Incorrect History of Hong Kong by Larry Feign
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017 by Top Floor Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Everything you know about Hong Kong history is wrong. Did Britain colonize the wrong place? What did karaoke have to do with refugees? And where can I get one of those cool Handover t-shirts? Find out the alternative truth in this action-packed book of cartoon stories. Read it now, before it's too politically incorrect to do so!
Let's All Shut Up and Make Money! Hong Kong's Last 100 Days as a British Colony by Larry Feign
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!
Mao Zedong - The Secrets of the Chinese Revolution and China - The New Superpower by Matt Green
Series: History Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,040. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Mao Zedong was one of the greatest leaders of China's history. By the time he died in 1976, he had profoundly changed the course of history. In this eBook you will learn more interesting facts about the revolution in China. Many people says that he was responsible for the deaths of perhaps 60 million people. Who will be the next Superpower? Is this China?
History of China by IntroBooks
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
History of China is often presented in four major parts. First on is the prehistory. Prehistory describes the period, when china was not unified as a single empire. Various parts surrounding modern Beijing were ruled by multiple independent emperors. In 2100 BC, these parts were conquered by Xia dynasty and empire of china was formed.
The 'Awakening' of China: Western Concepts of China in the Early 20th Century by Edwin Poon
Price: Free! Words: 12,980. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
The 'Awakening' of China: Western Concepts of China in the Early 20th Century' explores the reasoning behind the concept of "China's Awakening" at a time when China was weak, divided and dominated by western imperialism.
China – The New Superpower by Matt Green
Series: History Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
Who will be the next Superpower? Is this China? It seems modern China is a country of contradictions: a peasant society with some of the world's most futuristic cities, heir to an ancient civilization that is still trying to find a modern identity. China, in general, has been one of the most intriguing countries in the world for most of its history. The most populous nation of the world.
Countering a Chinese Coercive Campaign Against Taiwan - China's Preferred Military Option, U.S. Operational Response, PRC PLA Plans and Actions, Taiwan Relations Act, Joint Blockade Campaign by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 18,440. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
Rising tensions across the Taiwan Strait have increased the likelihood that China would use force in a crisis over the status of Taiwan. This paper argues that a coercive campaign is the most likely manner in which China would use force to achieve its political goals.
Empress Wu Zetian by Laurel A. Rockefeller
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 5. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 10,080. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
Travel back in time over one thousand years and meet the first and only female emperor of China. Born Wu Zhao and given the reign title "Zetian" just weeks before her death in 705 CE, she was the unwanted daughter of Chancellor Wu Shihuo -- too bright, too educated, and too politically focused to make a good wife according to contemporary interpretations of the Analects of Confucius.
The History of the 1989 Tiananmen Square Protests (Part I) 八九民运史（上） by Xiaoya Chen
Price: $6.89 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: April 14, 2016 by Ge Yang 戈阳. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
This is the second edition of the previously published book entitled "Changes of Tiananmen _ The History of the 1989 Tiananmen Square Protests" by the same author. The first edition was completed in 1994 and published in 1996. This edition has updated the contents of the book with the past 20 some years' disclosed materials, personal interviews and researches
War Stories: Tiananmen Square 1989 by Terry Irving
Series: Confessions of a Network News Producer. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015 by Ronin Robot Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
A memoir of covering the June 4th 1989 demonstrations in Tiananmen Square and the question of whether any students were killed.
Luận đoán tình yêu và sự nghiệp qua nhân tướng học by Dong A Sang
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,910. Language: Vietnamese. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Cuốn sách này giới thiệu với quý bạn phương pháp luận đoán nhanh, dễ nhớ, dễ vận dụng, của nhân tướng học, về những vấn đề liên quan đến đời sống : tình yêu, hôn nhân; gia đình, sự nghiệp và giao tiếp.
Chữ nghĩa và sinh mệnh by Dong A Sang
Series: Rượu và văn hóa Trung Hoa. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: Vietnamese. Published: January 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Chữ nghĩa gắn liền với sinh mệnh con người, con người hiểu nghĩa – lí đúng thì đi về nẻo thiện, không hiểu nghĩa - lí thì sa chân vào điều ác. Có bậc thánh nhân than rằng, suốt đời không thực hành hết đạo lí ẩn chứa trong chữ nghĩa, để tu thân, cứu người, cứu đời.
China Simplified: History's Greatest Hits by Stewart Lee Beck
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014 by CS Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
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.
The Failure of Industrialisation and Imperialism to Develop in Imperial China by Justin Cahill
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 7,480. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Statistics
Imperial China was one of the richest, most cultured and powerful states in history. Why it did not pass through an industrial revolution or secure itself an empire remains unresolved. This account of the scholarly debate on these questions concludes its Confucian ethos may provide the answer.
Ancient China: A Ducksters Book by Ken Nelson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,470. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Ancient, Nonfiction » History » Asian
This book on Ancient China is brought to you by the makers of the popular children's educational website Ducksters. Inside the book, you will travel through the history of Ancient China learning about the culture, people, and dynasties of the civilization. Take an adventure to Ancient China and learn more about this fascinating civilization by reading this book.
History of China - The Secrets Of The Forbidden City by Chris Diamond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Family history
Have you heard of the Forbidden City? Millions of tourists visit it every year in Beijing, China. It is known as the biggest palace on Earth. However, it also holds some of the darkest secrets that are kept in secret for nearly 600 years - not until today...