Books tagged: asia

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SoKoDiaries: An American Teacher Living in South Korea (Vol.1)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,510. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Multicultural education
In 2012, 3% of the population in South Korea (SoKo) were foreigners; an even smaller percentage (of foreigners) were Black-Americans. As a Black-American woman living in SoKo during that time, culture shock was not the only thing Nailah had to overcome. From being pushed in line by older Korean women, to being known in her city as "Reggae Hair" because of her dreadlocks, it's all written in here.
Viaje a Japón - Turismo fácil y por tu cuenta
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 23,230. Language: Spanish. Published: February 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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‘Viaje a Japón - Turismo fácil y por tu cuenta’ es la guía práctica definitiva para organizar por libre tu itinerario por el país del Sol Naciente. Recorreremos paso a paso los puntos más importantes de Japón y encontraras consejos eminentemente prácticos para que tu viaje sea fácil de realizar y resulte lo mejor posible.
The Gunners of Shenyang
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 73,410. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013 by Signal 8 Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Yu Jihui's memoir of his life as a university student in China as the nation starved during Mao's Great Leap Forward.
Il ritorno dell'Impero di Mezzo
Series: Incroci, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,980. Language: Italian. Published: February 5, 2013 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
La grande strategia della Repubblica Popolare Cinese in Asia nel XXI secolo.
Lessons Learned from ADB's Response to the Global Economic Crisis of 2008-2009
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / economic development, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general
This synthesis distills the lessons and key findings from a real-time evaluation study on the Asian Development Bank's response to the global economic crisis of 2008–2009.
Asia Specific
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,830. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Business and leisure travel in Asia exposing the challenges when attempting to adapt to foreign cultures. Stories include Living in SIN’gapore, Two Nights in Bangkok, Anarchy in Patong Beach, The Chiang Mai High, Wat to see in Siem Reap, The Mushroom Cloud, The Trouble with India, KOh! Samui, Ho ho ho Chi Minh, The Singha Shuffle, Very Hanoi’ing, Wild Man in Borneo, plus lots more
Ho Chi Minh City für Fortgeschrittene
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 14,820. Language: German. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
Ho Chi Minh City ist die größte Stadt im Süden Vietnams. Eine traumhafte Stadt ist ein Paradies für Fotografen. Welche Stadtteile sind teuer oder billig zum Wohnen? Was kostet Vietnam? Wo sind die Hotels? Wie finde ich einen Job in Vietnam? Dieses Buch ist ihr Kompass für diese wunderschöne Stadt.
JAPLISH: The Joys of Japanese English
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013 by Oleander Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The influence of Western popular culture and the many foreign businessmen and tourists in Japan means that the English language has now become very common. Try as they might, though, they don't always get it quite right. This book is a collection of these failed attempts of the Japanese to get their heads around the complexities of English.
Success Factors in Implementing Primary and Secondary Education Projects
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Education, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Administration / elementary & secondary
This synthesis draws lessons from various independent evaluations and self-evaluations (project/program completion reports) of successful primary and secondary education programs and projects funded by the Asian Development Bank.
Handover
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 36,900. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013 by Signal 8 Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Handover, a vivid, cinematic new novella by Paul Blaney, writer in residence at Rutgers University, peels back the skin of expatriate Hong Kong to uncover vengeance, betrayal, and madness