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Teaching English in China
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,200. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Interested in teaching English in China? Not sure how to find a job opportunity or what to do once you've found one? Wondering if squat toilets are actually a thing? (They are, by the way) This ebook is your key to finding a job, reading a menu, and making the most of your time in the Middle Kingdom.
China's Economic Development Plan in Xinjiang and How it Affects Ethnic Instability - Economic Development in the Xuar, Uyghurs, Silk Road, Central Asia Resources, Han Migrants, Destabilizing Factors
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,200. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
To decrease ethnic instability in Xinjiang, the Chinese government's plan is to economically develop the region. Xinjiang is rich in natural resources, is geographically significant and has a special economic zone.
The Trust Of The People
Series: The Conspiracy Trilogy, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 104,910. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Determined to halt China’s increasing dominance, forces within Russia and the U.S. push the three countries to the edge of war, with Michael Anderson once more drawn into a conspiracy of deceit. The U.S. President’s grip on events rapidly spirals out of control, Philippine protests over China's militarisation of the South China Sea turning the Midterm elections into a chaotic scramble for power.
News From Somewhere
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,940. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Essay » Technology
A collection of nine essays that roam over topics ranging from travel and modern culture, to technology and modern society. These essays will entertain and inform you. They’ll provoke thoughts. They might even make you angry. But they’ll never bore you.
No Ugly Chicks
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 43,950. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
An ugly man, married to an ugly woman, thinks he's doing ugly women a favor by asking them out, until he is given three wishes to use in changing the circumstances of his life. "No Ugly Chicks" is a novel about the search for beauty, which is never found in the places where most people decide to look...
Evaluation of Littoral Combat Ships (LCS) for Open-Ocean Antisubmarine Warfare - History of ASW, Threats, North Korea, China, Russia, Noise Control, Range and Endurance, Data Link, Improvements
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,470. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This report evaluates the Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) and its potential to fulfill the open-ocean anti-submarine warfare (ASW) mission. It is unknown whether the LCS platform can support open-ocean ASW. This report examines which LCS variant, Freedom or Independence, is more suitable for open-ocean ASW.
The Taxol Thief
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 164,450. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2016 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
For three decades, the FDA denied approval of a first-in-class drug, "taxol," condemning thousands of breast-cancer victims to certain death. The Taxol Thief is the story of one couple's attempt to evade that fate by smuggling taxol from China through Russia.
United States and Chinese Economic Engagement in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Comparative Analysis - Conventional Aid Attached to Structural and Social Reform, Profit-driven Trade, Western Model Challenged
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,500. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Much has been written about Chinese enterprise in sub-Saharan Africa, most bad and some good, which is mainly due to the profit-driven approach, where aid distribution is tied to trade, directly or indirectly. The United States' relationship to the region is fundamentally different, following a Western model of conditional aid attached to structural and social reform.
Chinese Submarine Modernization: Indian, Japanese, and U.S. Responses - PLAN Fleet, Threats, Conventional and Nuclear Subs, Jin, Han, Shang Class, Weapons Payload, SLBM, Sizzler, Anti-Sub Aircraft
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 41,750. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Nations in the Asia-Pacific region are modernizing their naval fleets, and many are choosing to use submarines as the centerpiece of these plans. China, one of the most influential nations in the region, has upgraded its submarine force, and it is important to analyze the impact this modernization effort will have on the stability of the region.
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.