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Ghosts of '45: Japan's War Legacy and National Purpose
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,380. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
If you are Tea Party, this book is not for you, but if you’re mainstream, this book will give you a solid background as to why Japan has never really escaped from its right-wing past and is now embracing a sharp turn further to the right under the current leadership of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. This scenario has serious consequences for US policy and could be very costly,
景福宫一路行:神兽远征队
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 690. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
★ 您知道光华门入口处的獬豸(xiè zhì是首尔市的官方形象大使吗?除此之外,在禁川永济桥上有天禄、峨嵋山有不可杀伊(貘豹)、景福宫勤政殿天花板上有双龙盘踞着,左青龙、右白虎、北玄武、南朱雀,四方神与十二支神守护着景福宫,正在演着一场神兽的实时现场戏剧 。与追逐神兽的旅游作者--B级旅游一起参加韩国最初的神兽远征队,好不好?
1 Course Gyeongbokgung: Shinsu(sacred animal) Expedition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,940. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
★ Did you know that Haechi, the imaginary animal that stands guard at Gwanghwamun, is the official honorary ambassador of City Seoul? And there are other Shinsu’s (sacred animals) that present you with real-time live shows. Gyeongbokgung Palace. How about joining us for a Shinsu expedition with the very first guidebook to the sacred animals of Gyeongbokgung?
The Paradox of Power: Sino-American Strategic Restraint in an Age of Vulnerability - China and the U.S., Chinese Nuclear Weapons, Space, Cyberspace, Strategic Power, Cyber Warfare
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 127,280. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
This book assesses the prospect of U.S.-Chinese competition in these domains (nuclear, space, and cyber) and develop three related analytic findings upon which their recommendations are built.
원코스 경복궁 : 신수(神獸)원정대
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: Korean. Published: May 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
★ 광화문 입구의 해치가 서울시 공식 홍보대사라는 걸 아십니까? 그 외에도 금천 영제교에는 천록이, 아미산에는 불가사리가, 근정전 천장에는 쌍룡이 웅크리고 있는 경복궁. 좌청룡, 우백호, 북현무, 남주작의 사방신과 십이지신이 지키는 경복궁에서는 신수들이 열연 중인 드라마가 실시간 생방 중입니다. 신수를 추적하는 여행작가, 삐급여행과 함께 대한민국 최초의 신수원정대에 탑승하시지 않겠습니까? ☆ 원코스 시리즈란?(원코스/1 Course/一路行/ワンコース) 테마여행신문 Theme Travel News(www.themetn.com)이 선보이는 여행 가이드북 시리즈. TTN은 국내 최초의 여행 전문 글로벌 퍼블리셔로써, 전세계의 여행가에게 한국의 아름다움을 소개합니다.
Confronting Security Challenges on the Korean Peninsula - North Korea Military Threat, Human Rights Abuses, ROK-U.S. Military Alliance, Kim Regime, A.Q. Khan, Sinking of the Cheonan
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 121,080. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
The Korean Peninsula was and is in a state of flux. More than 60 years after the war that left the country divided, the policies and unpredictability of the North Korean regime, in conjunction with the U.S. alliance with South Korea and the involvement of China in the area, leave the situation there one of the most capricious on the globe.
ワンコース德寿宮(トクスグン): 皇帝になった男
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 560. Language: Japanese. Published: May 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
★ 德寿宮(トクスグン)はソウルが抱えた朝鮮時代の5大宮闕(宮殿)の中で、一番小さいが、一番熱かった歴史を記憶しているところです。日帝の貪欲と在外公館の暗闘が極度に至った近代 、高宗は妻を亡くした悲しみと毒殺の危険を耐え忍んで、ロシア公使館へ播遷するという恥辱を耐えなければなりませんでした。朝鮮王朝が幕を閉じ、大韓帝国が始まった德寿宮(トクスグン)で、石塀が続いている美しい石壇道のその後日談が繰り広げられます。
德寿宫一路行:成为皇帝的男人
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: May 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
★ 位于首尔的朝鲜五大宫殿当中,德寿宫虽然规模最小,但它经历了最激烈的历史。在韩国近代史里,曾经有过国外使领馆之间的明争暗斗、日本帝国主义的贪婪,高宗忍受着失去夫人的悲伤,躲避毒杀的企图要忍辱躲避到俄罗斯公使馆。朝鲜王朝随着历史的波浪落幕,大韩帝国开始的这美丽的德寿宫,我们将展现石墙路背后的故事。 ★ 삐급여행 B级旅游 badventure(조명화 赵明和 Jo MyeongHwa) 现任主题旅游新闻总编辑/旅行作者 现任旅游讲师(micimpact学校、汉阳大学社会教育院、乐天文化中心等地方讲课) 前任越南航空韩国分公司营销部人员
Assessing the People's Liberation Army in the Hu Jintao Era - Nuclear Missile Policy, Propaganda, Suppression of Dissent, Cyberspace, Space, Veterans Grievances, New Historic Missions
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 172,610. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
The papers in this book provide a valuable and insightful review of the People's Liberation Army's (PLA) many impressive advances over the past decade.
1 Course Deoksugung: First & Last Emperor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,940. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
★ The Deoksugung Palace is the smallest palace among the five palaces of Joseon Dynasty. The book unfolds the behind stories of the beautiful stone wall at the Deoksugung Palace where the Joseon Dynasty ended and the history of the Korean Empire began.
ワンコース朝鮮王陵:宣靖陵
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 420. Language: Japanese. Published: May 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
★ 2009年、全世界が大韓民国を再び注目しました。500年の歴史を誇る朝鮮の王陵が大韓民国の9番目のユネスコ世界文化遺産に登載されたからです。北朝鮮の2基を除いた韓国40基の中で、PSY(サイ)の 江南スタイルとともに世界的な都市に急浮上した江南地域の真ん中に、地下鉄でアクセスできる王陵があるということをご存知ですか。地下鉄の宣陵駅で会うことのできる9代の成宗と11代の中宗の王陵と1200年歴史の願刹、奉恩寺へ費狩り旅行に行ってみましょう。 ☆取材協調:ソウル市観光情報サイトソウル徒歩観光 ★版権 ★目次 ☆ユネスコ世界遺産 ☆ソウル徒歩観光 ☆朝鮮王陵 ☆王陵の3段階空間構成 ☆宣陵:経国大典の父 ☆靖陵:王陵の基準 ☆奉恩寺:1200年歴史の願刹 ☆寺刹の3分 ☆四物;天、地、水、そして地獄 ☆韓国の鐘:魂を鳴らすビート、韓国の鐘 ★테마여행신문 Theme Travel News
원코스 덕수궁 : 황제가 된 남자
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: Korean. Published: May 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
* 덕수궁은 서울이 품은 조선시대 5대 궁궐 중 가장 작지만, 근대에 있어서 가장 뜨거웠던 세계사의 무대였습니다. 일제의 탐욕과 재외 공관의 암투가 극에 달하던 시절, 고종은 아내를 잃은 슬픔과 독살 시도를 견디고, 러시아공사관으로 대피하는 치욕적인 삶을 묵묵히 견뎌야 했습니다. 조선왕조가 막을 내리고, 대한제국이 시작한 덕수궁에서 아름다운 돌담길의 뒷이야기가 펼쳐 집니다. * 원코스 시리즈란?(원코스/1 Course/一路行/ワンコース) 테마여행신문 Theme Travel News이 선보이는 여행 가이드북 시리즈. TTN은 국내 최초의 여행 전문 글로벌 퍼블리셔로써, 전세계의 여행가에게 한국의 아름다움을 소개합니다. 미국에 론니, 일본에 저스트고가 있다면 한국에는 원코스!
朝鲜王陵一路行 :宣靖陵
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 310. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: May 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
★ 2009年全世界再次关注了韩国。拥有五百年历史的朝鲜王陵被联合国教科文组织列入为韩国的第9个世界文化遗产。除了在北韩的2座之外,您知道在首尔市中心坐上地铁就可以到达位于近郊的四十座王陵吗?随着Psy的歌曲‘江南style’的成名而跟着成名的江南,也坐上地铁就可以直达这些王陵。我们到地铁宣陵站,前往朝鲜第9代成宗与第11代中宗的王陵以及拥有1200年历史的愿刹(为超度而建的寺庙)奉恩寺,好吗? ★ 版权 ★ 目次 ☆ 联合国教科文组织 ☆ 首尔市徒步旅游 ☆ 朝鲜王陵 ☆ 王陵的3阶段空间结构 ☆ 宣陵:《经国大典》的父亲 ☆ 靖陵:王陵的标准 ☆ 奉恩寺:拥有1200年历史愿刹(为超度而建的寺庙) ☆ 寺庙的三个大门 ☆ 四物:天、地、水以及地狱 ☆ 韩国的钟:敲响灵魂的拍频现象,韩国大钟 ★ 테마여행신문 Theme Travel News 主题旅游新闻
1 Course Joseon Royal Tombs : Seonjeongneung
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The whole world paid attention to Korea once again in 2009 when the Royal Tombs of Joseon Dynasty that have a history of 500 years became the 9th Cultural Heritage of Korea to be inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage list. Did you know that there is a royal tomb easily accessible via the subway train in the center of Gangnam, the district which became famous worldwide with Psy's Gangnam Style?
원코스 조선왕릉 : 선정릉
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: Korean. Published: April 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
☆ 2009년 전 세계가 대한민국을 다시 한번 주목했습니다. 500년 역사를 자랑하는 조선의 왕릉이 대한민국의 9번째 유네스코 세계문화유산으로 이름을 올렸기 때문입니다. 북한의 2기를 제외한 남한의 40기 중 싸이의 강남 스타일과 함께 세계적인 도시로 급부상한 강남 한복판에 지하철 타고 방문할 수 있는 왕릉이 있다는 것을 알고 계십니까? 지하철 선릉역에서 만나는 9대 성종과 11대 중종의 왕릉과 1200년 역사의 원찰 봉은사로 당일치기 역사여행을 떠나보아요~
The Ascent Of The Common Man Of India
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Price: Free! Words: 23,580. Language: American English. Published: April 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This book is about the changing landscape of politics in India. It also evaluates evolution of Indian mores and values in the recent years. This book explores contrasting visions of Indian growth, development, defense and role of religion in society. It captures the rise of common man and more importantly the need of true rise of common man in Indian politics.
Be a Ninja!
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014 by Office Fukunaga Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Ninja is attractive and mysterious, but the facts about Ninja are misunderstood seriously even by Japanese people. We interviewed real Ninjas, and they taught us how a real Ninja should be.
Memoria de Tiananmen. Una primavera de Pekín
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 38,980. Language: Spanish. Published: April 20, 2014 by Iberglobal Ebooks. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
¿Qué pasó en China en la primavera de 1989? Enrique Fanjul, que era en aquella época Consejero Comercial de la embajada de España en Pekín, traza un relato de lo sucedido en aquellas semanas que desembocaron en los trágicos sucesos de principios de junio. Fanjul, uno de los principales expertos españoles en temas chinos combina sus recuerdos con un análisis objetivo y medido de lo que ocurrió.
The Question of Sovereignty: A Study of Chinese and British Negotiating Positions with Regard to the Colonisation and Decolonisation of Hong Kong
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Price: Free! Words: 26,280. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
This is a study of the collision of Britain's 'imperialism of free trade' with China's sovereignty over Hong Kong from the time of the Colony's occupation in 1842 to the signing of the Joint Declaration in 1984.
Art of War Paper: Survival Through Adaptation: The Chinese Red Army and the Extermination Campaigns, 1927-1936 - Late Qing to Early Republican China, Li Lisan Line, Bolsheviks
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,360. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
1927 to 1936 was a critical time for the Chinese Red Army and its leaders. The Chinese Workers and Peasants Red Army, the precursor of today's Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA), was created and many of the PLA's cultural traditions date back to this early period.