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Distributed Maritime Capability: Optimized U.S. Navy - U.S. Coast Guard Interoperability, A Case in the South China Sea - Currently Not Adequately Prepared for Conflict with China's PLA Navy
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 39,310. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
This study asks whether or not the U.S. Navy (USN) and U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) are sufficiently prepared to operate together if conflict escalates in an area of forward-deployed operations and investigates opportunities for naval interoperability to be bolstered if required.
Drivers Behind the People's Republic of China's Port Investments: Cases in Darwin, Australia and Hambantota, Sri Lanka - Primary Reason for Chinese Leases is Domestic Economics and International Trade
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 42,330. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International business
This study analyzes Chinese investment in the Northern Territory Government's Port of Darwin in Australia and the Port of Hambantota in Sri Lanka. It examines whether security concerns or economic objectives are driving Chinese, Australian, and Sri Lankan behavior.
Southeast Asia: ISIS's Next Front - Islamic State Foreign Terrorist Fighters (FTFs) Establishing Networks in Philippines, Indonesia, and Malaysia, Ways to Detect and Improve Key Vulnerabilities
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 42,110. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This study examines key factors that may help the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) establish a new province, or front, within Southeast Asia. It poses the questions: What conditions have already allowed ISIS's brand of terrorism to spread to the region and how could they enable the terrorist organization to establish a front there?
The Evolving Role of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in China from 1978 Onward - Early Flow into Textiles, Followed by Telecommunications and Currently Automobiles, Information, and Semiconductors
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 40,730. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International business
Overall, between 1978 and the present day, FDI has increased dramatically, reflecting China's economic priorities. The Chinese government's decision to use FDI to promote high-value added sectors showcases its ambitious and strategic policymaking in the service of rapid and sustained economic success.
دروس وعبر من قصة الـ 47 رونين " الأسطورة اليابانية الخالدة "
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: Arabic. Published: June 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
يُحكى أن قائد كبير " اللورد " من قادة اليابان العظام في بداية القرن الثامن عشر يُدعى " داميو " كان لديه من الأتباع ؛ 47 ساموراي ( الساموراي هو مصطلح في اليابان يُطلق على الفارس الشجاع أو رتبة عسكرية رفيعة المستوى أو القائد المحترم بين قومه ) .. لكن هذا السيد قد تم خداعه عن طريق السحر ليقتل مسئولاً في الحكومة .... هيا بنا نتعرف على باقي القصة ، ونستلهم منها الدروس والعبر.
China's Rise in South America: The Partner of Choice? Case Studies of Venezuela and Argentina, Investments in Infrastructure and Energy Projects, Need for American Alternate Source of Investment
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 41,690. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
As Chinese investment in South America has grown exponentially and influenced the region, has South America benefited from the investment? This paper features case studies of both Venezuela and Argentina to illustrate how Chinese investment has had different effects on these two economies.
China and North Korea: The Leverage Dilemma - 2018 Study of Nuclear Weapons Buildup and History of Negotiations, Six-Party Talks and Multinational Efforts, Altering Behavior and Denuclearization
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 45,210. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Through analysis of China and North Korea's alliance formation, the first and second nuclear crises, and the Six Party Talks, this study contends that China alone does not have enough leverage to alter North Korea's behavior because diplomatic ties are not as close as some may believe.
Factors Shaping Japan's Foreign Policy Toward the Senkaku Islands - Chinese Encroachments and Domestic Japanese Politics, Leaders Koizumi, Abe, Ishihara and Noda, Constitution and International Law
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 32,810. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Asian
China's behavior regarding the Senkaku Islands has evolved from civilian fishing vessels entering territorial waters around the Islands to military vessels showing force in the region. Japan's usual response to China's behavior had been non-aggressive and proportional to China's actions.
My Filipino Kitchen 2
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Vegetarian and Vegan, Nonfiction » History » Asian
‘My Filipino Kitchen’ is a collection of everyday Filipino dishes with a short history and its recipe. Filipino food is a mixture of Asian, Mexican and Spanish flavors brought about by the Philippines’ colonial history and ancient cultural interaction with other Asian neighbors. The dishes featured in this book reflect all these interesting culinary influences.
Coping With a Rising Power: Vietnam's Hedging Strategy Toward China - Reaction to Chinese South China Sea Aggression, Vietnam Military Modernization and Security Cooperation, Multilateral Enmeshment
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 39,080. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Asian
The competition for power and influence between China and the United States in Southeast Asia has presented strategic uncertainties in the region. Vietnam, like the rest of Southeast Asia, has adopted a hedging strategy to minimize security and political risks, and maximize the diplomatic benefits of flexibility.
Comparing Rising Powers: The Case of Pre-World War II Japanese Nationalism and Contemporary Chinese Nationalism - China's Role as the Next East Asian Hegemon with the One Belt, One Road Initiative
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 35,690. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Where Japan's approach to nationalism failed in interaction with international institutions, China has succeeded, and a united China may very well be the next East Asian hegemon. Will Chinese nationalism result in war?
Development of the Russian Far East (RFE): Challenges Facing Russia's Pivot to Asia - Free Land Relocation Initiative, Harsh Climate and History, Out-Migration and the Trans-Siberian Railroad
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 48,770. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » History » Asian
In the face of Western sanctions after Russia's invasion of Ukraine, President Putin has shifted the Kremlin's focus toward Asia to stimulate Russia's economic development. To aid in this process, he has prioritized developing the Russian Far East (RFE) by populating the region through multiple incentives, including a federal law granting a hectare of free land to those willing to relocate.
Traditional Indonesian Food
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Vegetarian and Vegan, Nonfiction » History » Asian
‘Traditional Indonesian Food’ is about the long, long history of Indonesia’s staple foods like rice, wheat and tubers making its vegetable diet truly healthy and complete since ancient times. Indonesia also has the richest varieties of sambals (hot and spicy condiments), natural spices, flavorings and seasonings.
Native Officialdom In Western India
Price: $3.70 USD. Words: 54,360. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: May 27, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Social Science » Regional studies
Topics explored in this volume relate to the pre-colonial and colonial administrative history, judicial institutions, laws of inheritance, role of religion, commonness of superstition, customs and traditions, etc. It is about the landlords or the revenue officers of the administrative system recognized as the Watan System which was rampant for more than five centuries before India’s independence.
From Cathaysian States to China
Series: Translation. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,910. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
If someone tells you that China has established a nation-state through the modern revolution, then why did all the things of a normal nation-state should have had fail to appear?
How China Wins: A Case Study of the 1979 Sino-Vietnamese War - Analysis of the Parallels and Differences Between the Chinese Communist Party Under Deng Xiaoping That Waged War and Today's CCP
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 41,880. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Asian
This is a historical case study of the Sino-Vietnamese War of 1979. In February 1979, China, under Deng Xiaoping's leadership, launched a ground war against the Socialist Republic of Vietnam. After three weeks of combat using mainly ground forces, the Chinese secured their operational objectives, then quickly withdrew.
Bushido. El Código del Samurái
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 38,960. Language: Spanish. Published: March 12, 2018 by Libros Selectos. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Este libro describe con arte experto y reproduce el colorido de la pintura que mil años de literatura japonesa. El Código del Samurái se desarrolló a lo largo de un milenio de evolución, y nuestro amor se percata de los florecimientos que han iluminado el camino transitado por millones de almas nobles, sus compatriotas.
Real History of India of Vaidic Era
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 7,370. Language: American English. Published: February 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
There is no God to create life in any form, which are products of natural evolutionary process. Therefore, no really intellectual work has references about existence of any God or its creations. If any scripture refers to such things, the scripture is anti-human and created by vicious persons with ulterior motives for misguiding people. Vedic scriptures have no such references.
Hong Kong, What If...?
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 19,200. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Fiction » Historical » General
If just one or two small things had differed, prior to the 1997 hand-over to China, Hong Kong would likely still be a British colony. The book is divvied into three sections: #1. History of HK from 17th century. #2. History of the actual hand-over, and #3. Fictitious account of how things could have differed if Britain's 'Iron Lady' hadn't acted like pewter, and instead stood up to the Chinese.
China Simplified: History Flashback
Price: $7.88 USD. Words: 40,850. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Gain valuable insights into today's China with this fast-read exploration of Chinese history—the revolutionary ideas of its most celebrated philosophers, the bold visions of its dauntless leaders, and the pivotal events which shaped the modern nation.