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Guia de Conversação Português-Chinês e vocabulário temático 3000 palavras
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 30,450. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Phrasebooks, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A coleção de frases de viagem "Vai tudo correr bem!" publicada pela T&P Books é concebida para pessoas que vão ao estrangeiro em viagens de turismo e negócios. Os livros de frases contêm o que é mais importante - o essencial para uma comunicação básica. A edição também inclui um pequeno vocabulário que contém aproximadamente 3.000 das palavras mais frequentemente usadas.
Guía de Conversación Español-Chino y vocabulario temático de 3000 palabras
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 30,990. Language: Spanish. Published: September 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Phrasebooks, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
La colección de guías de conversación para viajar "Todo irá bien" publicada por T&P Books está diseñada para personas que viajan al extranjero para turismo y negocios. Las guías contienen lo más importante - los elementos esenciales para una comunicación básica. Esta edición también incluye un pequeño vocabulario que contiene alrededor de 3.000 de las palabras más frecuentemente usadas.
Guide de conversation Français-Chinois et vocabulaire thématique de 3000 mots
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 31,220. Language: French. Published: September 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Phrasebooks, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
La collection de guides de conversation "Tout ira bien!", publiée par T&P Books, est conçue pour les gens qui voyagent par affaire ou par plaisir. Les guides contiennent l'essentiel pour la communication de base. Il s'agit d'une série indispensable de phrases pour "survivre" à l'étranger. Ce livre inclut un dictionnaire thématique avec 3000 des mots les plus fréquemment utilisés.
Sprachführer Deutsch-Chinesisch und Thematischer Wortschatz mit 3000 Wörtern
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 29,080. Language: German. Published: September 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Phrasebooks, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Die Sammlung «Alles wird gut!» von T&P Books ist für Menschen, die für Tourismus und Geschäftsreisen ins Ausland reisen. Die Sprachführer beinhalten, was am wichtigsten ist - die Grundlagen für eine grundlegende Kommunikation. Die Ausgabe enthält auch einen kleinen Wortschatz, der etwas 3.000 der am häufigsten verwendeten Wörter enthält.
Frasario Italiano-Cinese e vocabolario tematico da 3000 vocaboli
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 30,200. Language: Italian. Published: September 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Phrasebooks, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
La raccolta di frasari da viaggio "Andrà tutto bene!" pubblicati da T&P Books è destinata a coloro che viaggiano all'estero per turismo e per motivi professionali. I frasari contengono ciò che conta di più - gli elementi essenziali per la comunicazione di base. Questa edizione include anche un piccolo vocabolario che contiene circa 3.000 termini più utilizzati abitualmente.
China Teaching Behind the Great Firewall & Other Inadvisable Things in a Country Shaped Like a Chicken
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 134,700. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
An irreverent and often satirical armchair adventure about teaching English in mainland China by a woefully overeducated former lawyer and part-time university music lecturer and teacher.
At the Teahouse Café: Essays from the Middle Kingdom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,970. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Essay » Sociology
Chinese endure endless meetings at work and are required to keep their cellphones on 24/7 and pick up at once—or be fined. They live in a technological utopia while enslaved by time-worn structures of psychological control. Underlying the myth of a “New China,” as Cook reveals in this wide-ranging collection of essays, are the Middle Kingdom's numerous continuities with its past.
Living in Shanghai (notes from an expat's wife)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 22,030. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An expat's wife account of living in the most cosmopolitan city of China - Shanghai. Encompassing many aspects of a foreigner's life, each chapter is accompanied by colourful photos for dramatic illustrations. This book is an easy and quick read for anybody who wish to understand life in Shanghai city.
Riding the Dragon's Back: The Great Race to Run the Wild Yangtze
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,240. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Desktop Adventure. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
The thrilling and true account of the competition to be the first river rafting team down the Yangtze, one of the world's longest and most mythic rivers. When a group of American rafters begins its trip high in the Tibetan Plateau, China's patriotic youth rush to the river to beat the foreigners down their own historic waterway, the "dragon" of the title.
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Imperialism With Chinese Characteristics? Reading and Re-Reading China's 2006 Defense White Paper - Chinese Military Expansion, Maoist Policy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 59,630. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This unique and informative paper was produced by the National Intelligence University / National Defense Intelligence College. The [Chinese] White Papers provide foreign readers a glimpse into China's general mood concerning its current situation as well as a general portrait of China's policies that are designed to protect and further China's interests.
44 Days Backpacking in China : The Middle Kingdom in the 21st Century, with the United States, Europe and the Fate of the World in Its Looking Glass
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 186,330. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Summary: “An intimate social, cultural and political look into historical and modern China, while comparing these observations to the history and current trends of the United States and Europe.”-Provided by publisher.
We don't need history
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,570. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013 by Fosfor. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
In China, a new myth – the myth of The Chinese Dream – is fast amassing dreamers. It’s is not unlike the American Dream – the core component is still the promise of a wealthy middle-class lifestyle: a family, a privately owned car, and a house with your name on the lintel.
China: Don't Go There Until...
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,700. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
If you are thinking of going to China to teach or travel then don’t – not until you have read this book. The book may entice you to go or it may persuade you to stay. Either way if you are interested in China and wish to advance far beyond the tourist guide view, then read this book.
When Dreams and Fear Collide
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 114,960. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Extreme sports, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is the true firsthand account of the 1986 Sino-USA Upper Yangtze River Expedition, the only joint river rafting expedition approved by the highest authorities in China. But the death of a teammate, a so-called mutiny, and several all-Chinese rafting teams racing ahead of the expedition in an attempt to be first, turn a perfect trip into a voyage of drama, disaster and unexpected challenges.
2013 China Military and Security Report: People's Liberation Army (PLA), Space, Cyber Attacks on American Military, Technology, People's Republic of China Force Modernization, Taiwan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 172,400. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This important DOD report from May 2013 provides extensive details on the status of the Chinese military. In addition to the new 2013 report, this unique ebook compilation includes seven other DOD annual reports for the years 2006 through 2012.
A Scot Returns - A Journey from Bali to Skye
Series: Roughing It Round the World. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 144,720. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The last of a trilogy, by turns comic and astonishing, of a remarkable five-year pilgrimage around the world. Travelling on foot, camel, elephant and public transport Scott slips, trots and lumbers through the cultures of the Far and Near East. He carries a notebook, a will to understand, a bent towards absurdities and…(ever the optimist)…a universal bath plug where there are no universal drains.
Ten Months in Guangxi
Price: Free! Words: 38,160. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013 by El Chupacabra Independent. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A record and journal of one traveler's adventures, misadventures, life, time, and more. Follow the author through a ten month journey in southeast China.
Kingdom of Sharks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,500. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
It's a bad start to one's career: Alone in a foreign country, broke, homeless, living on borrowed time with an expired visa. That was just the start of one teacher's sojourn through the People's Republic of China.
2012 People's Republic of China: Military and Security Developments Annual Report to Congress, People's Liberation Army (PLA), Space, Cyber Capabilities, Earlier Reports to 2006
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 143,490. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This important DOD report from May 2012 provides extensive details on the status of the Chinese military. In addition to the new 2012 report, this unique ebook compilation includes six other DOD annual reports for the years 2006 through 2011.
Yes China! An English Teacher's Love-Hate Relationship with a Foreign Country
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,490. Language: American English. Published: May 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Yes China! is a funny, self-deprecating, and brutally honest travelogue/memoir about teaching English in modern China. The author, an American fish out of water, shares a unique perspective on the Chinese classroom as well as what it's like growing up post Mormonism and how living abroad helped him overcome those insecurities.