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Economic Power and Technology: United States and China's Struggle for Technological Supremacy - Trade, Investment Policy, Foreign Aid, Applications of Economic Power, China Dream versus America First
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,860. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
The United States and China both have various strategic goals that rely on the application of the different powers each possess. Both states have identified economic prosperity as vitally important to its national security. In the current globalized modern world, technological superiority is a major component of both economic and national security.
The Unification of Korea: Choices for a New Nation - Bringing North and South Korea Together, Rising Power of China and Competing U.S. Interests in the Region, Russia and Japan, Regional Dynamics
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,230. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
This monograph looks at the potential impact a unified Korea might have upon the regional and global competition. Although numerous concerns surround the peninsula's future, one might ask two primary questions in regard to unification and the balance of power: "What would unification look like?" and "What strategic impact would a unified Korea have on regional and global international relations?"
China's Use of Power and Implications for the United States Military - Operational Close: China's Nine-Dash Line and the Spratly Islands, Strategic Deep: The Democratic Republic of the Congo
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,420. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
Over the last two decades, with U.S. military forces primarily focused on conflict in the Middle East, China's power projection proliferated from the Indo-Pacific region and spread Beijing's influence across all U.S. geographic combatant command (COCOM) areas of responsibility (AORs).
China's Gray Zone Actions in the Philippines - Chinese Attempts to Break U.S. Alliance and Establish De Facto Control of South China Sea, Circumvent International Order In Favor of Its Own Alternative
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,970. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Oceania
The United States Government lacks an effective strategy for protecting national strategic interests in the Republic of the Philippines from the threat of China's actions. Several of these interests are threatened at a significant level of risk due to China's effective use of the instruments of national power—Diplomacy, Information, Military, and Economic (DIME).
Trends and Triggers in the Uyghur Resistance - Subjugation in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR), Traditional State Conflict and Neighboring State Instability, Terrorism and Insurgency in China
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,420. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights
The Uyghurs of Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) have been subjugated by the PRC since 1949. Efforts to control the population and reform the newly established PRC ultimately strengthened the Uyghur identity and undermined the national interest Mao sought. As a result, a primarily separatist resistance movement formed within Xinjiang.
Bushido: El alma de Japón - Inazo Nitobe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,610. Language: Spanish. Published: November 1, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
El Bushido o el código de conducta de los guerreros samuráis trata de fomentar las virtudes marciales, el honor y la indiferencia que se debía mostrar ante el dolor y la muerte. Este severo código de conducta llenó plenamente el alma de Japón, permitiéndonos conocer su mentalidad y sus costumbres. Sin duda alguna, Bushido es un libro imprescindible para conocer el alma y la filosofía de Japón.
United States Posture in Consideration of a Sino-Russian Alliance - History of Russian-Chinese Relations, Influence of Putin and Jinping, Russia's Europeanness and China's Asian Influence
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,610. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Russian
The relationship between China and Russia has varied from peace to conflict throughout the course of their history. However, since 1991 following the fall of the Soviet Union, as each nation sought for global relevance, Sino-Russian interactions have increased and relations have improved in a consistent upswing. Together, these nations are shaping a modern strategic partnership.
Countering Chinese Economic Expansion Through Small State Engagement in South Asia - China's Belt and Road Initiative, Maldives Great Power Struggle, India, Disconnecting Military-Economic Link
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 27,810. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Asian
This study presents an assessment of small state power as it relates to foreign policy in South Asia and the application of operational art through security engagements to meet political aims. U.S. interests are at risk in this region and success is dependent upon the most efficient engagement of regional players to counter Chinese military, economic, and political aims.
Of Ancient Mountains and Seas Volume 2: Western Highlands 山海经卷二:西山经
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 8,700. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Geography
A casual translation of volume 2 of the classical Chinese ancient geography text, 《山海经》
Partner Operations in North Burma: Assessing By, With, and Through (BWT) - Effectiveness of Surrogate Forces, Chinese Army in India (CAI) and Office of Strategic Services (OSS) Detachment (DET) 101
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,480. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
To be an effective operational approach, by, with, and through (BWT) must address the entire spectrum of conflict to successfully employ and maximize the capacity and unique capabilities of surrogate forces. Partner operations are not the only means to shape the theater or address contingency operations.
Countering China's Economic Statecraft in the South China Sea and Straits of Malacca - Countering Chinese President Xi Jinping's Vision, SCS Claimants' Military Expansion, One Belt One Road Initiative
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,410. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Asian
The United States assesses the South China Sea and the Straits of Malacca as vitally important to the world economy due to their location and the amount of trade that passes through the two bodies of water each year. China also believes its security and prosperity is tied to these two bodies of water.
China's Role in Wildlife Trafficking and the Chinese Government's Response - Protection of Endangered Species Elephant Ivory, Rhino Horns, Tiger Bones, Traditional Asian Medicine, CITES Regulation
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,160. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
Overlooked, under-policed, and highly lucrative, international wildlife trafficking has become a low-risk/high-return illegal trade estimated at $7 billion to $23 billion annually. While China's share of this trade is unknown due to the trade's illicit nature, China is widely recognized as the world's largest market for trafficked wildlife products.
Africa: China's Newest Stage for Great Power Competition - Chinese Practicing Unrestricted Warfare (UW) to Achieve Extended Military Operational Reach, Xi Jinping's Chinese Dream and Grand Strategy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,080. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Africa
China's investment, development, and growing influence in Africa has significant consequences to the United States. China competes using unrestricted warfare. Thus, investment does not guarantee sustainable growth for African countries and potentially destabilizes economies.
Daoism to Maoism and Everything in Between: Operational and Strategic Thinking in the People's Republic of China - Influence on Sun-Tzu, Mao Zedong's Marxism, National Security, President Xi Jinping
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,940. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism
After two centuries of humiliation and loss, the People's Republic of China is now a major political and economic actor. Western observers expected China to liberalize with economic growth, and for China's rise to be peaceful. China's economy is now second only to the United States.
Indigenous Weapons Development in China's Military Modernization - Report on Anti-Satellite Systems (ASAT), Dongfeng Anti-Ship Ballistic Missile (ASBM), Stealth Fighter Aircraft, Yuan-class Submarine
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,550. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This authoritative report has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. China's process of modernizing its armed forces has involved the development of indigenously designed weapons systems—some of which appeared to undergo a process of development, procurement, and/or deployment that outpaced the estimates of U.S. and other foreign observers.
U.S. - China Relations in 2019: A Year in Review - Experts on Hong Kong Protests, Trade Frictions and Trump Tariffs, Chinese Military Activities and Modernization, Regional Security Issues with Taiwan
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 99,860. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
This authoritative report with the input of nine esteemed experts has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. A hearing on September 4, 2019 reviewed key developments in the U.S.-China relationship in 2019. Panel 1 evaluated developments in China's political economy and the impact of U.S.-China trade frictions on the Chinese economy.
Ганто или Лунный Меч Самурая
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,650. Language: Russian. Published: September 25, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Япония, 8 век нашей эры. Судьба императорского палача Ганто внезапно становится ключом к продвижению новой религии.
Law on the Rocks: International Law and China's Maritime Disputes - Exhaustive Analysis of Claims to Senkaku and Paracel Islands, Scarborough Shoal, Chinese Legal Warfare, Japan, Vietnam, Philippines
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,020. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Law » International law
Maritime disputes in the Western Pacific have increased tensions among East Asian states. This thesis uses three case studies to investigate two questions: first, whether China's maritime claims and behavior align with international legal principles governing maritime disputes, and second, which IR framework best describes China's behavior related to its maritime disputes.
Empress Wu Zetian Activity Book
Series: The Legendary Women of World History: Activity Books, 5. Price: Free! Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles, & brain twisters, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Learn all about Empress Wu Zetian and test your knowledge of Tang dynasty China when you download this free puzzle book based on "Empress Wu Zetian" by Laurel A. Rockefeller. Includes answer key.
Of Ancient Mountains and Seas Volume 1: Southern Highlands 山海经卷一:南山经
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Natural history
This is a casual translation of volume 1 of Shan Hai Jing (《山海经》) , the Southern Highlands