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The Faithful Clay
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.
História do Japão: uma introdução
Price: Free! Words: 31,050. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
O livro pretende narrar historicamente a trajetória do Japão, enfatizando, de maneira introdutória, as contradições, conflitos, adaptações e criações desse país que sempre fascinou e despertou a curiosidade humana.
Research Prehistory of Vietnam under Chinese Classical Astronomy and Text
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,200. 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.
我證明了神的存在
Price: $57.99 USD. Words: 3,790. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / History & Culture, Nonfiction » History » Asian
本書史無前列地真正地破解了《聖經》密碼和5000年前的中國八卦密碼。作者根據聖經《出埃及記》第25章31-37節(耶和華神給以色列人設計的七燈檯)的經文記述,分析併發現了“神元八卦圖”。由此破解了4000多年前出現在遠古中國的《洛書》、5000多年前遠古中國的“河圖”、伏羲先天八卦圖以及《聖經》中的一系列密碼。揭示了耶和華神在改隱(Cain)神上作的記號(見《創世紀》第4章15節)就是伏羲先天八卦圖!無可爭辯地證明了神的存在。
História da Índia: uma narrativa do Vale do Rio Indo a Chandrayaan-1
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,070. 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.
Killing the Rising Sun | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
Killing the Rising Sun conveys tales from the Pacific battleground of The second world war consisting of the questionable United States choice to establish and make use of atomic weapons. Sustained by self-confidence in their racial supremacy, the Japanese put in a fantastic effort to broaden their empire throughout East Asia.
圣经密码·八卦起源·真解
Price: $57.99 USD. Words: 3,730. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / History & Culture, Nonfiction » History » Asian
本书史无前列地真正地破解了《圣经》密码和5000年前的中国八卦密码。作者根据圣经《出埃及记》第25章31-37节(耶和华神给以色列人设计的七灯台)的经文记述,分析并发现了“神元八卦图”。由此破解了4000多年前出现在远古中国的《洛书》、5000多年前远古中国的“河图”、伏羲先天八卦图以及《圣经》中的一系列密码。揭示了耶和华神在改隐(Cain)神上作的记号(见《创世纪》第4章15节)就是伏羲先天八卦图!
74,704 Catholics in Asia
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 121,150. 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.
A Bangkok Temple Treasure Map - for Chinatown
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » History » Asian
A walking guide to the spiritual heart of Thailand ... a photo essay for Bangkok's Chinatown ... a map & itinerary for all 15 temples in the neighborhood ... including the largest solid gold Buddha statue in the world (at Wat Traimit) ... also includes temple histories, dozens of photos & free postcards. GOLD guaranteed!
Broadcasters: Untold Chaos
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,280. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Asian
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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.
The Mughal Empire
Series: In Brief. Price: $6.75 USD. Words: 31,730. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
The Turkic-Mongol warlord Babur invaded Hindustan in 1526 and founded the great Mughal Empire. This book tells the history of the Empire from its beginnings to its dissolution by the British following the Indian Uprising in 1857. Written in a clear and accessible style and complete with maps and charts, it should appeal to the general reader.
The South China Sea (SCS) Territorial Disputes: Catalyst for a United States - Vietnamese Security Partnership - Strategy, Policy, Provocations and Challenges, Role of Philippines, Malaysia, Brunei
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 48,780. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Asian
As the rebalancing of U.S. power towards the Asia-Pacific occurs, the potential for conflict has increased in the South China Sea (SCS) due to China's assertiveness. In response, the United States has made its intentions clear about its objectives in the region.
Official U.S. Reports on North Korea: Military and Security Developments Involving the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), North Korea's Nuclear Weapons Development and Diplomacy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,920. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
These excellent reports have been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction: Military and Security Developments Involving the Democratic People's Republic of Korea and North Korea's Nuclear Weapons Development and Diplomacy.
A North Korean Social Revolution in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) - Exploration of Special Operations Forces Removing Regime Through Unconventional Warfare and Resistance Elements
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 26,390. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) regime has increasingly become a global threat since the end of the Korean War. Their nuclear arms violations and human rights infringements have drawn the concern of the international community.
2017 Deterring a Nuclear-Arming North Korea: Kim Jong-un's Grand Strategy, China's North Korea Policy Challenge for Pacific Command, DPRK's Nuclear Weapons Technical Issues, Warheads, Plutonium
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,940. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Contents: Deterring a Nuclear-Arming North Korea 2017; U.S. Strategy for Dealing with a Nuclear-Arming North Korea Bibliography November 2016; Challenges for Pacific Command - China's North Korea Policy: Rethink or Recharge?; North Korea's Nuclear Weapons: Technical Issues.
Efficacy of Economic Sanctions: North Korea and Iran Case Study - Attempts to Prevent Nuclear Weapons Proliferation, Types and Effectiveness of Sanctions, The Nine Commandments on Implementation
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,020. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Since World War I, the popularity of using economic sanctions by western nations to influence the behavior of states not conforming to international norms has increased. The end of the Cold War renewed the zeal within the international community and unleashed a wave of new sanctions during the 1990s that earned it the "Sanctions Decade" title.
U.S. Nonproliferation Policy Towards North Korea: Nuclear Program, DPRK Belligerent Acts and American Responses, Potential for Military Action, New Types of Engagement, Six-Party Talks
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 20,880. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
The United States policy for dealing with a nuclear North Korea has been a combination of containment, deterrence, and limited engagement since the enactment of the 1994 Agreed Framework. While this and earlier policies have prevented war on the Korean peninsula, such approaches have not prevented North Korea from developing a nuclear program.
China and North Korea: A Peculiar Relationship - Cheonan, Significance as Buffer State, Nuclear Brinksmanship, Potential for Collapse and Mass Migration, Reunification, China's Coercive Capability
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 45,790. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
Since Beijing organized the six-party talks in 2003 and persuaded North Korea to participate, much of the international community has applauded China's leadership in attempting to stabilize the region. However, some experts have mistaken China's preference for a non-nuclear Korea as indication that Beijing's policy goals are more similar to U.S. policy goals than is accurate.
North Korea: Economic Leverage and Policy Analysis - Juche Philosophy and the Military, Nuclear Six-Party Talks, DPRK Economy, China Investment, Kaesong Industrial Complex, Source of Funds
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,900. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
North Korea's economic straits provide one of the few levers to move the country to cooperate in attempts by the United States, China, South Korea, Japan, and Russia to halt and dismantle its nuclear program. These five countries plus North Korea comprise the "six parties" who are engaged in talks to resolve issues raised by the DPRK's development of a nuclear weapon.
Understanding and Managing North Korea's Nuclear Ambitions: DPRK Regime Survival, Use as Deterrence, Leverage, Prestige, Great Power Status, New Approaches to the Rogue State, Kim Family
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,070. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
The North Korean regime's 'hierarchy of nuclear motivations' including its perception of the security, leverage and prestige offered by the possession of nuclear weapons as well as the significant time and energies it has invested in developing a nuclear device, make an actual verifiable dismantling of this program unlikely.