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The Faithful Sextant
Price: $8.90 USD. Words: 111,520. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
A moving and sometimes chilling story of the making of childhood bonds in the 1950s, where young men lived on a dare and were restricted only by their own imaginations. This is a gripping tale of what the Vietnam War did to these boys and their families. The author was one of thousands of civilian sailors who brought the machinery to fight the war, only to learn that they were now in the war.
Researching of Vietnam Prehistory
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,090. Language: Vietnamese. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
This book affirms that Nan Jiao 南交 , Jiao Zhi 交阯 , Xiang Jun 象郡 , Jiu Zhen 九真, and Ri Nan 日南 are united concepts related to Chinese Classical Astronomy. Việt 越 and Âu 歐 are homophones, mean water or water area, and their derivative sense is Country. Lạc 駱 is equivalent and has a birth process similar to that of Việt and Âu. Hung King 雄王 is a word created at a much later time than Lac King 駱王...
Broadcasters: Untold Chaos
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,600. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Asian
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Tantalizing details of news stories are often never told. That changes in "Broadcasters," where a veteran journalist sheds light on a career reaching from Saigon to Sioux City. These insider accounts—little-known or never told—include threats against CBS News, lunch with Ferdinand Marcos, a shocking on-air protest ignited by censorship and a military TV station destroyed with 100% casualties.
Les cuvettes du diable
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 117,840. Language: French. Published: March 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » War
Deux amis d’enfance Caribéens pouvaient-ils s’imaginer que dans un proche avenir, ils se retrouveraient les armes à la main dans une série de conflits sur le sol de la lointaine Europe ? Sur les territoires coloniaux encore plus éloignés de l’Asie ?
The Greene Papers: USMC Commandant General Wallace M. Greene Jr. and the Escalation of the Vietnam War, January 1964 - March 1965 - Marine Corps Documents through the Landing at Da Nang
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 129,400. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
General Wallace M. Greene was only the fourth Commandant of the Marine Corps to serve as a member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Upon the start of his tenure in January 1964, he believed he had a twofold mission: to lead the Marine Corps as its senior officer and to serve as a counselor to the president of the United States as a Service chief.
Bangkok People
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,020. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Asian
The profiles, mostly written for the Manager Magazine, before the 1997 Asian Economic Crisis of which the magazine ended up a victim, was from the time of Bangkok booming. Will it ever get quite up to those good-time heights again? Dig in and enjoy these vignettes of the real people who populated this wonderful city.
History of Vietnam, Early History of Vietnam
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 66,550. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016 by Sonit Education Academy. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Fiction » Adventure » General
World War II and Japanese Occupation, First Indochina War, Second Indochina War, Government, Politics, Economy. The Vietnamese people represent a fusion of races, languages, and cultures, the elements of which are still being sorted out by ethnologists, linguists, and archaeologists. As was true for most areas of Southeast Asia
History and Culture of Philippines, Early History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,240. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016 by Sonit Education Academy. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Fiction » Adventure » General
Philippine Society, Historical Background, Ethnicity, Government, Politics, Economy Tourism. Negrito, proto-Malay, and Malay peoples were the principal peoples of the Philippine archipelago. The Negritos are believed to have migrated by land bridges some 30,000 years ago, during the last glacial period. Later migrations were by water and took place over several thousand years in repeated movements
History and Culture of Cambodia, Prehistory and Early Kingdoms
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,940. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016 by Sonit Education Academy. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Fiction » Adventure » General
Early Indianized Kingdom of Funan, Government, Politics, Economy, People of Cambodia, Archaeological evidence indicates that parts of the region now called Cambodia were inhabited during the first and second millennia B.C. by peoples having a Neolithic culture. By the first century A.D., the inhabitants had developed relatively stable
Thailand History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,150. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016 by Sonit Education Academy. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Fiction » Adventure » General
Early History, The Tai People Origins and Migrations, Economic Development, Beginning of the Constitutional Era, The Society, The Economy, Government
South Korea History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,820. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016 by Sonit Education Academy. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Origins of the Korean Nation, The Three Kingdoms Period, The Society, Cultural Identity, Economy, Government
Singapore History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,470. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016 by Sonit Education Academy. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Fiction » Adventure » General
Precolonial Era, The Society and Its Environment, The Economy, Government
North Korea History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,020. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016 by Sonit Education Academy. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Fiction » Adventure » General
Origins of the Korean Nation, The Society Ethnicity, Culture, and Language, The Economy, Government
Mongolia History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,500. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016 by Sonit Education Academy. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Early Development, ca. 220 B.C.-A.D. 1206, Origins of the Mongols, The Society, Ethnic and Linguistic Groups, The Economy, Government
Laos History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,020. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016 by Sonit Education Academy. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Fiction » Adventure » General
Early History, Lao People's Democratic Republic, The Society, Population, Urban Society, The Economy, Tourism, Government
Indonesia History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,230. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016 by Sonit Education Academy. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Fiction » Adventure » General
Early History, The Spread of Indian Civilization, The Netherlands Indies Empire, The Society, Economy, Government, Politics. Tourism
Bangladesh History, and Early Settlements
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,330. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016 by Sonit Education Academy. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Birth of Bangladesh, The Society and Its Environment, Economy, Government, Politics, culture, People
A Spider in the Wind: My World, My Time, My Life, My Thoughts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,680. Language: American English. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Growing up in the colonized Vietnam, this is an account of how, armed with a good family education and blessed with a good measure of luck, I managed to crawl my way out of the situation and eventually landed on the American soil, built a career and a family. My experience may serve as useful guide or at least a cautionary tale to youngsters who are looking down their life's path with wonderment.
Thailand Timeline: History 1500-2015
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 181,230. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Reference
Thailand Timeline is a chronology of Thai history from 1500 to 2015. It lists in sequence the main historical information during this period. Covering more than 500 years of its rich and varied history, Thailand Timeline runs to almost 200,000 words and over 7,000 individual entries.
dMAC Digest Volume 6 No 1 - Djakarta Journal # 2
Price: Free! Words: 65,790. Language: Australian English. Published: January 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
The recorded history of Indonesia dates back over two thousand years. This is the 2nd journal, covering events from the British invasion of Batavia in 1811 CE, up to the granting of Indonesian Independence in 1949.