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The Wondrous Strategies of Ancient China (Outside of 36 Tricks)
Price: $3.39 USD. Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Classics
The history of the ancient Chinese is the history of the wars. It is also the history of the development of thinking that triumphs over others. That thinking is called tactics. Many tactics are still valuable lessons in today's modern life.
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.
Ten Thousand Thorns
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,800. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Princess Morning Light meditates in a hidden temple surrounded by ten thousand thorns. Guardian of a long-lost sword skill, the princess is destined to wake after a hundred years to return justice to All-Under-Heaven. Or so legend says... An action-packed retelling of Sleeping Beauty in the style of a Chinese martial arts epic! Novella, approximately 39,000 words.
The Tao and Its Influence on Chinese Painting, Poetry and Music
Series: Continuing Education. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,130. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
This particular essay on the influences of the Tao on Chinese painting, poetry and music, which is part of our Continuing Education Series, examines the concept of the Tao and how it has been the basis for creating and interpreting works of art in China. It will serve as a useful study guide for young adults or anyone who may be tackling Chinese philosophy and art for the first time.
Raven Brought the Light
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,520. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
To escape recent betrayal and loss, Irish archaeology student, Bríd Ní Laoghaire becomes a replacement on a dig in a remote Chinese desert and discovers a dangerous secret that links her to an ancient past. An Alaskan Indian, John Sheldon, leads the team, and their discoveries arouse hostility in the Chinese officials sent to observe the dig and ultimately endanger Bríd and John's lives.
101 Facts... Ancient China - History Books for Kids
Price: Free! Words: 5,070. Language: American English. Published: December 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Asia, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Ancient
"101 Facts… Ancient China!" - a fun and fascinating way for young readers to discover more about ancient China - the origins, society, inventions, wars and army. This history book for children mixes facts, stunning photos and even videos to encourage and bolster independent reading.
History of China - The Secrets Of The Forbidden City
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Family history
Have you heard of the Forbidden City? Millions of tourists visit it every year in Beijing, China. It is known as the biggest palace on Earth. However, it also holds some of the darkest secrets that are kept in secret for nearly 600 years - not until today...
Brutal Wisdom: Comments on the 36 Strategies of Ancient Chinese Thought
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 32,070. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
"Banned Secret Strategies of the Ancient Chinese !" Imagine a book of ancient strategies so dangerous that a Chinese emperor of the past banned all mention of these strategies from the history books. Why ? Because they describe some of the most cunning and most devious strategies ever devised by the mind of man, and that they could possible morally corrupt all who read them.
Программное Обеспечение Души Женщин, Родившихся 20 Декабря Не Високосных Годов
Series: Каталог Человеческой Популяции, Book 214. Price: $39.99 USD. Words: 13,820. Language: Russian. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Scientific Instruments
«Рассматриваемая личность по натуре своей коллекционер, копилка, кладовщица. Она - своеобразный аккумулятор, заготавливает впрок всё подряд, накапливает, и во множестве. В этом смысле её жизнь можно сравнить с жёстким диском компьютера, где копятся файлы, постоянно дополняясь новыми материалами, и, в итоге, содержится огромное количество битов информации. Характерной особенностью этой дамы...»
Программное Обеспечение Души Женщин, Родившихся 5 Июня Не Високосных Годов
Series: Каталог Человеческой Популяции, Book 97. Price: $39.99 USD. Words: 15,780. Language: Russian. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
«Она считает, что все мы живём одним днем и надо в этот день выжить. Но по большому счёту её цель – это обеспечить себе лёгкую, и желательно богатую, комфортную, обеспеченную жизнь. Дело в том, что эта дама мечтает сделать жизнь сказкой, осуществить какой-нибудь сказочный вариант развития событий, и непременно чтобы со счастливым концом, хэппи-эндом. Она – сказочница по жизни: и для других...»