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Thailand Top Destinations
You set the price! Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Thailand is one of the most outstanding tourist destinations in the world. Magnificent temples, 1000 miles of coastline, sandy beaches, smiling people and exotic nature make Thailand a dream holiday destination
Singapore, a bustling and modern country.
You set the price! Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
A land full of kyscrapers, heritage buildings, new architecture and tropical nature reserves in South East Asia.
Philippines, a guide to its history, food and top sites to visit
You set the price! Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
A tropical land full of hospitable people, Philippines has a wide array of tourist attractions ranging from festivals and celebrations to wildlife reserves, from white sand beaches to a breathtaking coastline.
Manhole Manifesto: A Deeper Push
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
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.
Гремевший на весь мир Чингисхан был кыргызом
Price: Free! Words: 8,130. Language: Russian. Published: August 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Ученые единогласно утверждают, что кыргызы являются одним из древнейших тюркских народов Центральной Азии, которые еще в 840 году создали свой Великий Кыргызский Каганат. А в Средней Азии в 950-е годы к власти пришла династия Караханидов. Немного позже этих событий в начале 1200 годов на мировой исторической арене появился Чингисхан.
History of Korea
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
IntroBooks delivers up to the minute information covering everything on a topic in only one hour of reading. Our books are written to give essential information in a straight-to-the-point, easy to read format. We have cut out technical jargon, waffle, and unnecessary filler to ensure you get the essential information you need to achieve your goals with confidence.
History of Korea
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
IntroBooks delivers up to the minute information covering everything on a topic in only one hour of reading. Our books are written to give essential information in a straight-to-the-point, easy to read format. We have cut out technical jargon, waffle, and unnecessary filler to ensure you get the essential information you need to achieve your goals with confidence.
My India
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Incredible India “India: An Idea" India as you heard is a democratic country. Where there is a unity in diversity. Every religion people lives here. The home for largest refugees. Every state has its own language and festivals. People celebrate the each other's festival together. A nation of Bollywood lovers and mad for cricket.
A Politically Incorrect History of Hong Kong
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!
Complete Family Tree by ALI JAWAD
Price: $2.00 USD. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Complete Family Tree by ALI JAWAD
The 'Awakening' of China: Western Concepts of China in the Early 20th Century
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
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.
The Blue Gold Indigo
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,670. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Indigo is a blue dye which comes from the indigo (neel) plant grown in India. For the East India Company (and later the British Raj), it was one of the most profitable commodities that it bought in India and sold in Europe. It was so valuable as a dye that it was called 'blue gold'. A lot of Indigo was grown in Champaran district in Bihar.
Empress Wu Zetian
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
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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.
Biting the Bullet: The Effect of Equipment in the Sepoy Rebellion its Changes in Post-Mutiny India
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century, Nonfiction » History » Asian
A history student's essay detailing the military changes enacted after the 1857 Indian Mutiny.
The Story of Bhaktha Prahlada
Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
A tale from India mythology of good over evil through love and devotion to the lord
dMAC Digest Volume 5 No 3 ~ Djakarta Journal # 1
Price: Free! Words: 10,030. Language: Australian English. Published: October 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Jakarta, Indonesia, in all its various guises - at times under the influence of Chinese, Indians, Portuguese, Dutch, British and Japanese. This is a snapshot of some the main events that led to the modern, thriving, cosmopolitan city it has become. This first edition covers the history of Djakarta, from the earliest human habitation, up to the days of the Dutch, circa 1811 CE
Amrapali - A Journey from Courtesan to Monk
Price: Free! Words: 7,750. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Amrapali is a renowned personality in the history of India. She was a courtesan in Vaishali, the capital of the Vajji Republic. The book attempts to uncover the geopolitical issues that even did not spare the enlightened Buddha. The 2500 year old story exposes a woman’s struggle against society and the fatal consequences that brought the world’s first republic to an end.
Traveling Asia: The Philippines
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
This photo based tour of the Philippines includes a mini-guide to animals, food, shopping, and scenic shots from around the Philippines and tourist locations (such as the Banaue rice terraces.) This mini-guide won't cover Manila and mainly focuses on the north (Baguio, La Union, and Pangasinan.) I've included a few Tagalog words (with their English equivalents) and over 75 photos with descriptions