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74,704 Catholics in Asia
Price: $3.99 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?
Modern Day Sino-Soviet Split: Russia's Role in the U.S. Pivot Towards Asia - Combining History and a Realist Interpretation of International Relations for Consideration of Russian Role
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 24,000. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Russian
As the United States pivots toward Asia, U.S. national security professionals must include Russia and Sino-Russian relations as a vital part of any strategy to manage China. In January 2012, the United States announced a strategic shift towards the Asia-Pacific because U.S. economic and security interests are increasingly linked to developments in Asia.
Through the Joint, Interagency, and Multinational Lens: Perspectives on the Operational Environment – Partnerships Through History, Eisenhower and Europe, China and Asia, Terrorism, Homeland Security
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 87,330. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Contrary to public discourse, hierarchically organized terrorist groups are more dangerous than networked or leaderless resistance arrangements. Nonetheless, leaderless resistance is the dominant 21st Century domestic threat and requires new approaches to combating terrorism.
Trauma, Memory, and Transformation: Southeast Asian Experiences
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,220. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017 by Gerakbudaya Digital Sdn Bhd. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Stress, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Different forms of trauma affect many millions of people. Trauma also helps to shape individual and collective memories. This innovative book explores how traumatic occurrences and processes are remembered. Using examples from well-known events like the Khmer Rouge genocide in Cambodia, the Indian Ocean tsunami in Aceh, and civil conflict in southern Thailand, as well as religious tensions
A guide to Three Surprisingly Good Casino Destinations: Asia
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 550. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A Guide to Three Unlikely Casino destinations
Hard Road to Nirvana, A Solo Bicycle Journey Through Tibet and Along the Himalayas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,780. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
Starting in southern China, Matthew cycled alone, unsupported, and without permits, up onto theTibetan Plateau, through the lands of Tibetan Buddhism, along the Himalayas, to finish at the edge of the Muslim world on the India/Pakistan cease fire line. Hard Road is a grand journey through a dramatic and beautiful, yet unforgiving landscape, told with perspective, sensitivity, and insight.
One Day in Bangkok
Price: Free! Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017 by T.K. Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
I invite you to join me on an adventure in Bangkok. The funnest day I had in Asia!
Solo Bicycle Journeys Across Six Continents, The Lure of the Next Bend
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,730. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
Over a 18 year time span, and on six separate journeys, Matthew bicycled solo and unsupported across six continents. Matthew found the hardship, joy, and beauty of his method of travel, and of the lands and peoples he traveled through. This adventure travelogue details all six of his grand journeys across the world and Matthew's journey within along the way. Includes 32 Photographs and 6 map.