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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~
Be a Ninja!
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,880. 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.
Герои вчерашних дней
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Price: Free! Words: 9,540. Language: Russian. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Russian
Небольшая повесть о появлении русских на Амуре в XVII веке. Рассказ о том, почему мы туда пришли, и из-за чего ушли. О безнадежных боях, деревянных городах, пустых землях, немецком наемнике, ставшем казачьим атаманом и о первой и последней войне между Россией и Китаем.
Land of Demons: The Proto-Colonization of Ezochi, an Alternate Model of Japanese Expansion
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 by JaMa Publishing. Category: Essay » Political
(5.00 from 1 review)
Long before Japan was united under the Tokugawa Shogunate, the northern island of Ezo (modern Hokkaido) was invaded, ruled, and pillaged by the Japanese for financial and political gain, marginalizing the native people there. They never officially colonized the island until the late 1800s but for centuries, practiced "proto-colonization."
Guide to become a better person (Confucius) (Di Zi Gui)
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Price: Free! Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Di Zi Gui is made or gathered from Confucius teachings. it gives us guidelines on how we should behave towards our family and friends and the moral way of life. this book is truly inspirational. I translated most of it myself. please forgive my English if you cant understand some of them. my is email is yinny2@hotmail.com. feel free to contact me for any misunderstandings..
dMAC Digest - Vol 4 No 4 - Diponegoro war
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Series: dMAC Digest, Vol 4 No 4. Price: Free! Words: 8,090. Language: Australian English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
The fourth edition of the dMAC Digest provides a concise biography of Java's Prince Diponegoro (1785-1855), who led a popular uprising against the Dutch between 1825 and 1830. Also we investigate the mosquito born disease Dengue Fever. It is estimated there are over 100 million cases of Dengue worldwide each year. As well, we look at Asthma. What is the connection between Asthma and athletics?
China, Class Collaboration, and the Killing Fields of Indonesia in 1965
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,330. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
An investigation into the political background to the 1965 anti-communist slaughter of a million Indonesian workers and peasants, comparing that event to the 1927 Shanghai massacre by Chiang Kai-Shek, when Chiang turned on his supporters in the Chinese Communist Party and killed thousands.
The Frank Jay Raven Story
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Price: Free! Words: 18,820. Language: American English. Published: December 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
(5.00 from 1 review)
The story behind the man Time Magazine credited as levying “the most severe blow to American business prestige in China since the founding of the [Shanghai] International Settlement in 1843” – Frank Raven.
The Illustrated Art of War: Sun Tzu
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Sun Tzu’s Art of War has been read and appreciated by a host of military men and philosophers down through the ages. More recently, it has become popular as a manual for business success and guide to boardroom battles, seen by many as a lodestar in achieving success in the ruthless world of competitive capitalism.
47 Ronin: Tsukioka Yoshitoshi Edition
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 8,660. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
The story of the 47 Ronin is perhaps the most popular and best known legend of traditional Japan. Set in the early 18th century, it tells a tale of honour and bloody revenge as the masterless Samurai pursue the ruthless killing of Lord Kira, the official who brought about the downfall and suicide of their master, Lord Asano.
47 Ronin: Utagawa Kuniyoshi Edition
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
The story of the 47 Ronin is perhaps the most popular and best known legend of traditional Japan. Set in the early 18th century, it tells a tale of honour and bloody revenge as the brotherhood of 47 masterless Samurai pursue the ruthless killing of Lord Kira, the official who brought about the downfall and suicide of their master, Lord Asano.
100 Beauties: Suzuki Harunobu
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Suzuki Harunobu was a celebrated 18th century Japanese ukiyo-e artist who produced thousands of exquisite woodblock prints illustrating aspects of life and society in old Edo - today's Tokyo. His subjects extended from Kabuki actors and courtesans to landscapes, explicit eroticism and street scenes. Yet the subject at which he most excelled was bijin-ga or paintings of beautiful women.
L'ultimo impero - la potenza che conquista il mondo
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,130. Language: Italian. Published: October 17, 2013 by noubs. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Dopo migliaia di anni la Cina si appresta a ridivenire quel maestoso gigante che fu all’apice dell’età imperiale. Oggi la Cina è la fucina del Mondo, la maggior parte dei prodotti di qualsiasi genere che un Occidentale acquista sono o interamente o in parte fabbricati in Cina.
Leopard on the Loose: Adventurer Frank Buck tackles an escaped leopard
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
In 1920 adventurer and animal collector Frank Buck stood on a ship’s rolling deck, face to face with a leopard that had escaped its cage. Man and animal eyed each other. Buck was armed, but he didn’t want to shoot the leopard. He wanted to get it back into its cage. He knew, though, it might be easier to squeeze toothpaste back into its tube.
Natsir, Rebel Without A Pause
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Series: Historical Indonesian Figures, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,810. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013 by Tempo Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Mohammad Natsir (July 17, 1908-February 6, 1993) was a prominent Indonesian politician in the early independence of Indonesia.His life was not as colorful or dramatic as a stage play, but the example set by this person, who had a talent for combining words with deeds, was nothing less than remarkable.
William Carey
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,910. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
William Carey - Pioneer Missionary to India, translated the Bible in 40 Indian languages, first college for higher education in India, the first Saving Bank in India, first Newspaper in Indian language ‘Samachar Darpan’ Introduced the steam engine to India & encouraged Indian blacksmith to make copies of the engine, Wrote 132 books of learning on various subjects.