Books tagged: asia

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Mongols In The Middle East
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History
The military campaigns of the Mongols were successful on a truly legendary level and led to the Mongols forming the largest contiguous empire in history. Despite their success, there were but 700,000 ethnic Mongols to rule over all of Asia, and in this text we investigate how the Ilkhanate was run and held with the use of conversion to the local religion of Islam.
The Planter's Wife
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,650. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013 by Signal 8 Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Post War Malaya: in the wreckage of Japanese occupation, the world which the British knew had gone. Some return trying to rebuild their old lives, others to start anew. SG Simmons brings to life this extraordinary period of change to weave upon it a very human tale.
From Laptop to Mountaintop
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 84,350. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
This is a tale of my trip around the world. I have seen things that I haven't seen before, and explored places that I haven't ventured. I hope that these stories will inspire those who have longed to travel and go on expeditions but couldn't to explore the uncharted land called our world.
The Curious Diary of Mr Jam
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 97,950. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013 by Signal 8 Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
He tried to bring comedy to Asia, but everyone just laughed at him. This funny, poignant tale, which the author describes as “a novel for legal reasons”, is more than just laugh-out-loud entertainment. It shines an essential light on what global culture will look like as eastern ways of thinking start to dominate.
Retrouvailles (French edition)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,030. Language: French. Published: May 28, 2013 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Asian / General
Tony Collins, un correspondant de guerre américain, et Sam Rith, un ancien enfant-soldat chez les Khmers rouges, se retrouvent trente ans après. Tony a aidé Sam, un adolescent de quinze ans meurtri par la guerre et les camps de réfugiés, à refaire sa vie aux Etats-Unis...
Reunion (German edition)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: German. Published: May 28, 2013 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Asian / General
Nach fast dreißig Jahren trifft der amerikanische Kriegsberichterstatter Tony Collins Sam Rith wieder, einen ehemaligen Kindersoldaten der Roten Khmer. Tony hatte dem sterbensmüden, fünfzehnjährigen Sam einst einen Neuanfang in den Vereinigten Staaten ermöglicht...
Hong Kong Rose
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 114,490. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013 by Signal 8 Press. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The novel rewinds through a drama set in Hong Kong of the seventies, where Confucian family ties and British colonial society embrace Rose's "perfect" marriage to a lawyer from a prominent South African Chinese family. But even before the wedding, a dark underside to that family begins to emerge; Rose must confront the reality of her new life as it unfolds with many surprising twists and turns.
Bamboo Butterfly's Taiwan Tips, Teaching English in Taiwan: A Guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / health & sexuality, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
A guide to Teaching English in Taiwan. Includes information on what to expect, teaching tips and ideas, photos and more.
Elephant 3 Cross Stitch Pattern
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 690. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013 by L H. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Elephant 3 Cross Stitch Pattern Size on 14 count roughly 7" X 5" Includes Cross Stitch Tips
Elephant 2 Cross Stitch Pattern
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 690. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013 by L H. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Elephant 2 Cross Stitch Pattern Size on 14 count roughly 7" X 6.5" Includes Cross Stitch Tips