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Asian History
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2016 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
The significance of the study of the history of Asia requires no exceptional prominence, principally with the rise of China, India and Japan as main supremacies of this continent. The Asian history could be seen as the combined history of many diverse outlying littoral regions such as, South Asia, East Asia, and the Middle East connected by the internal frame of the Eurasian steppe.
Jumpers
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 105,240. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Calvino investigates the death of a friend, a Canadian painter. The medical examiner finds the young man has ingested an exit drug, and the police verdict of suicide seems justified. But in Bangkok appearances have a habit of deceiving. Sometimes jumpers are given a leg up in their leap to the next life. Fingering the helper can be a risky business, and for Calvino this promises to be on...
The Impact of Middle-Class Consumption on Democratization in China and Northeast Asia - Korea, Taiwan, Consumerism, Appeasing the Wealthy, Aspirational Lifestyles, Party Corruption, Inequality
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,940. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Despite four decades of astonishing economic growth, China's authoritarian government remains firmly entrenched in power. This fact challenges modernization theory, which anticipates that as countries become wealthier they will also become more democratic.
Travel Destiny
Pre-release—available December 26, 2016. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,170. Language: English. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Budget, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
How to make your travel and study abroad dreams a reality, and how I raised several thousands of dollars to travel and study abroad.
The Last Rickshaw
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,130. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2016 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Death, Debauchery and Deception When the Australian based Down Under Corporation decides to expand its operation in Asia to Shanghai, it sends their ace trouble shooter Steve Conway to seek out a site. On arrival in Shanghai Conway meets the beautiful Selina Chan, who unknown to Conway is the right hand of Jao Min who controls the Shanghai underworld. Jao is being challenged for supremacy by an
Was That Me?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,160. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2016 by Sarah Jane Butfield. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
When a travel diary becomes a memoir there are always details from behind the scenes which are edited out or not fully expanded upon. In this special edition ebook author Robert Fear reveals some untold facts and stories that occurred during the period covered in his travel diary as he takes you behind the scenes of his travel memoir, Fred's Diary 1981.
Passeggiata a Sud-Est
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 77,550. Language: Italian. Published: September 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Questi sono i diari di viaggio di Daniel Mazza, il fondatore del famoso blog "mondo Aeroporto", dedicato al mondo del volo e ai viaggi. Daniel ha vissuto e lavorato in Australia ed ha visitato mezzo mondo, con una speciale attenzione all'Asia, all'Australia e all'oriente in generale.
14 Fun Facts About the Great Wall of China
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Asia, Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / Asia
The Great Wall of China is a man-made wonder, spanning thousands of miles. It spreads from the Pacific Ocean in the East to the Gobi Desert and beyond in the west. Much of it has stood for hundreds of years, with some portions over 2000 years old. The Great Wall stood as a wall of defense for many years, against the warring states to the north. Find out more in this short young adult book.
Through the Year at Kusatsu Onsen
Price: Free! Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Resorts & spas
Kusatsu Onsen is a picturesque hot springs town located northwest of Tokyo in Gunma Prefecture. As one of the country's top onsen, guests from around the world flock to Kusatsu for its healing waters and relaxed atmosphere year round. Through personal essays from visitors, this book highlights the beauty of this truly unique place that continues to be a top destination in Japan.
The New Paradigms in Individual Personality Ramifications
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History
Whilst scrutinizing the individual personality ramifications for a considerable length of time, the present intellectual investigator has discovered the undeniable phenomenon that the age-old attributes/criteria demonstrating individual personality had stood the test of time and by and large remained static during a certain period of time. Nevertheless, emerging from certain perspicacious...