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Nonfiction » History » AsianSub-categories: China | Asia / Southeast Asia | India & southern Asia | Asia / Central Asia | Asia / Japan
A Tough Apprenticeship: Sri Lanka's Military Against the Tamil Militants 1979 - 1987 by Channa Wickremesekera
Price: $29.99 USD. Words: 61,790. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
A comprehensive military analysis of 'Ealam War I.' Using a wide range of sources Wickremesekera examines the challenges faced by Sri Lanka’s military forces during the first phase of the conflict, starting with the first deployment of the army in the Jaffna peninsula to combat terrorism in 1979 to the first major military operation conducted by the Sri Lankan armed forces in May 1987.
The Faithful Sextant by Robert Devereux McEliece
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.
Research Prehistory of Vietnam under Chinese Classical Astronomy and Text by Trương Thái Du
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,760. 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.
História da Índia: uma narrativa do Vale do Rio Indo a Chandrayaan-1 by Emiliano Unzer Macedo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,150. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Como narrar e interpretar esse colosso referido como a Índia? Seria ela apenas confinada às fronteiras atuais, ou devemos também considerar suas crenças e cultura pelo mundo? E quanto ao seu passado em que a Índia imbricou-se além de suas atuais fronteiras? A obra busca narrar historicamente a trajetória indiana desde os tempos de Harappa e Mohenjo-Daro até o período independente após 1947.
74,704 Catholics in Asia by Francis Xavier Chan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 121,140. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
An Encyclopedia of Collected Stories. Two millennia worth of tales – from Ancient Rome to the Crusades, thru Colonialism to Nuclear War. From the Apostle Thomas in India, to Mother Teresa's Calcutta. From Saint Paul in Asia Minor to Saint Maximilan Kolbe in Japan. From Saint Helena and Saint Nicholas in Asia Minor, to Saint Francis Xavier and Thomas Merton in the Far East.
Broadcasters: Untold Chaos by Rick Fredericksen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,600. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Asian(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Essential Guide to Modern North Korea: Federal Research Country Study with Comprehensive Information and Analysis - Political, Economic, Social, National Security, Nuclear Program, Cult of Kim Family by Progressive Management
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 112,550. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this ebook reproduces the official Library of Congress Federal Research Division Country Study of North Korea.
Les cuvettes du diable by Guy Miolard
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 ?
Violence Against Muslims in India: The Dark History by Saif Samir
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,700. Language: Simple English. Published: February 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
This book spans 70 years of the dark history of Anti-Muslim violence in India that have caused over tens of thousands of deaths and refugees. Violence against Muslims in India is frequently in the form of violent attacks on Muslims by Hindus. These attacks are referred to as communal riots in India between the majority Hindus and minority Muslims, and have been connected to a rise in Islamophobia.
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 by Progressive Management
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.
The Elusive China-Japan-South Korea Free Trade Agreement - Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), Global Trade, State-led Regionalism, GATT, WTO, Japanese Agricultural Interests, Sino-Japanese Relations by Progressive Management
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,800. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Asian
East Asia has become a major hub for global trade. At the center of this East Asian factory are three nations-China, Japan, and South Korea-which have benefited the most economically. Yet, despite transnational value chains and the trilateral political cooperation that binds these nations, they have yet to conclude a trilateral free trade agreement (FTA).
The Voice of Fukushima: A Cry from the Heart - Ground Zero 02: Tsunami and Worse by Yogan Baum
Series: The Voice of Fukushima: A Cry from the Heart. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,290. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Asian(5.00 from 1 review)
Unaware that the M 9.0 megaquake of March 11, 2011 was just the beginning of it all Yogan Baum narrowly escapes the ensuing tsunami. In search of his wife he slowly realizes the really bad news is still to come. Next morning the north-flying Chinooks overhead tell their own story. Reunited to his wife the flight from Fukushima is on. Japan is on the brink and the whole world is watching Dai-ichi.
Chinese Cyber Espionage: A Complementary Method to Aid PLA Modernization - Hacker Groups, Hactivists, PLA Modernization, Information Warfare Militias, Document 27 Blueprint, Military Platforms by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,160. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Security, Nonfiction » History » Asian
In the last two decades, Chinese cyber espionage has cultivated a significant reputation in cyberspace for its high-volume, illicit exploitation of defense technology. At the same time, the PLA has also rapidly modernized its naval, fighter jet, and air defense technologies.
INDIA IN GREECE BY Edward Pococke and FOREWORD BY BHARAT SOMAL by Bharat Somal
You set the price! Words: 125,940. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
HOW GREEK CIVILIZATION ORIGINATED FROM INDIA. India In Greece Or, Truth In Mythology: Containing The Sources Of The Hellenic Race, The Colonization Of Egypt And Palestine, The Wars Of The Grand Lama And The Buddhistic Propaganda In Greece (English)(Hardcover, Edward Pococke)
PROSPEROUS BRITISH INDIA BY WILLIAM DIGBY, FOREWORD BY BHARAT SOMAL by Bharat Somal
You set the price! Words: 226,490. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
'Prosperous' British India, more completely titled Prosperous' British India: A Revelation from Official Records, was a book published in 1901 by British author William Digby that described the economic conditions prevailing in British India in the latter half of the nineteenth century under British rule.It used official government statistics to illuminate the falling incomes and increasing impove
Bangkok People by James Eckardt
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 by Uzo Marvin
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 by Uzo Marvin
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 of Nepal, by Uzo Marvin
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 54,430. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016 by Sonit Education Academy. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Fiction » Adventure » General
Ancient Nepal, The Early Kingdom of the Licchavis, Transition to the Medieval Kingdom, The Struggle for Power, Government, Economy, People of Nepal. In the late fifth century, rulers calling themselves Licchavis began to record details on politics, society, and economy in Nepal. The Licchavis were known from early Buddhist legends as a ruling family during the Buddha's time in India
History of India, Kingdoms and Empires, The Coming of the Europeans, The British Empire in India by Uzo Marvin
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 153,680. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016 by Sonit Education Academy. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Fiction » Adventure » General
India Government, India Politics, India Economy, India Culture, India Foreign Relations. The early history India to the present, Kingdom, Government, Tradition, People, Economy, Custom and ethnics. The earliest imprints of human activities in India go back to the Paleolithic Age, roughly between 400,000 and 200,000 B.C.