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WALKING THE STREETS OF YANGON, The people, stories and hidden treasures of downtown cosmopolitan Yangon (Rangoon)
Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 38,680. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2017 by Murni. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
This book is a guide to walking the downtown streets of Yangon. Here are the stories of the streets and the people that live in them. This book is also about the love of walking, of discovering the rhythms, streetscapes and hidden treasures of individual streets.
The use of Chinese characters in the Japanese and Korean writing systems
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2017. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Sociology
This paper discusses the use of Chinese characters in Japanese and Korean writing systems. Chinese, Japanese and Korean are distinct languages in Asia. Speakers of the three languages are not able to understand one another through verbal communication, but the common use of Chinese characters in their writing systems allows them to be mutually comprehensible to a certain extent through writing.
La spada segreta di Liu Xia
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 14,020. Language: Italian. Published: July 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ambientata durante una delle rivolte più significative della Cina, questa storia delinea i legami familiari e le sofferenze che ne derivano. Liu Xia deve pagare lo scotto degli errori del passato insieme alla sua amata nonna...
Roam: The 9 Greatest Trips on Earth
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 44,920. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Where to go? That is the ultimate travel question, and the first answer you need to start planning your next vacation. Roam: The 9 Greatest Trips on Earth provides detailed recommendations and amusing stories for those looking to find the world’s best two-week trips, and is simply an entertaining read for armchair travellers who enjoy jokes about hygiene, beer and uppity camels.
Matriarch to Patriach
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 24,200. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Aboriginal (African Americans) and all indigenous humans abroad either national or internationally the most oldest human beings on earth has experience the severe trauma of Diaspora and gender wars. "Matriarch to Patriarch" is one of the most controversial documented facts of ancient history, the book records the spiritual history of civilizations and the first mothers of humanity.
The Simple Life
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
The Simple Life....the harsh realities of living and moving abroad. Have you ever dreamed of quitting your day job and moving to a remote island or at least a far, far away place? This book explores one persons' realizations throughout this very journey.
The $8 Man
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 120,140. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Stories of Indian immigrants who succeeded through resilience, vision, and sacrifice.
74,704 Catholics in Asia
Price: $4.99 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.
The Unsung Hero
You set the price! Words: 8,610. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history
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A dedicated son, a loving husband. And surefire poverty that threatens to destroy lives. This short story seeks to uncover the harsh reality that thousands of families in Southeast Asia live in. Based on one man's true story that begs to be told to spread awareness and help fight poverty.
Chasing the Wind
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,910. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
One man’s mutiny is another man’s freedom struggle! What impels a peace-loving individual to rebel against the establishment and take up the arms against the State?