Books tagged: china

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Balancing on the Pivot: How China's Rise and Offshore Balancing Affect Japan's and India's Roles as Balancers in the Twenty-First Century - Military, Nuclear, Self-defense Forces, Pakistan Role
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 45,610. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
The United States is poised to pivot eastward to meet the demands of China as a rising challenger. The question I raise here is, how viable would an alternative grand strategy in Asia be?
Mulan's 7 Daughters, An Untold Story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Mulan and General Li Shang fell in love and have a family. General Li Shang wanted to have a son to continue his family tradition as the protector of China. However, Mulan and General Li Shang ended up with 7 extraordinary daughters who made them very proud.
Laowaicareer
Price: Free! Words: 19,390. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers / internships, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
LaowaiCareer is China's #1 job board for foreigners seeking employment in China, whether it be short-term internships or career opportunities. Our first ever magazine is intended to help, inspire, and entertain foreigners in China, and foreigners who plan to relocate to China in the future. The topics range from English teaching opportunities, U.S.-China relations, tips for new language learners.
English - Chinese Translation Dictionary and Phrase Book: Complete with Tenses and Sample Sentences
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 30,660. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Bilingual education, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
English - CHinese Translation Dictionary and Phrase Book. Looking for an easy translation dictionary that is much more? Then, this book is for you. We include the word tenses and sample sentences in both English and Chinese
Du Yuesheng The Lord of Shanghai
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 32,790. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » History » Asian
The Chinese secret societies were transformed into criminal organizations that would monopolize many trades. The most prestigious of them will bear the name of Green Band. And the most prestigious of the heads of the Green band will be Du Yuesheng, Du the big ears for his detractors.
Threads of Silk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,880. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016 by Red Empress Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A little embroidery girl from Hunan Province finds her way to the imperial court, a place of intrigue, desire, and treachery. From the bed of an Emperor, the heart of a Prince, and the right side of an Empress, Yaqian weaves her way through the most turbulent decades of China’s history and witnesses the fall of the Qing Dynasty.
Countering a Chinese Coercive Campaign Against Taiwan - China's Preferred Military Option, U.S. Operational Response, PRC PLA Plans and Actions, Taiwan Relations Act, Joint Blockade Campaign
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 18,440. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
Rising tensions across the Taiwan Strait have increased the likelihood that China would use force in a crisis over the status of Taiwan. This paper argues that a coercive campaign is the most likely manner in which China would use force to achieve its political goals.
The Brittle Limit, the complete novel
Price: Free! Words: 74,710. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
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CIA suspense in Cambodia: A xenophobic Khmer Rouge warlord. A disgraced CIA operative. An American death in the jungle. While the clock ticks back to Year Zero.
Why the Chicken Crossed the World: 18 Surprising Secrets from China on Success, Wealth, and Happiness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,810. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A brilliant collection of hilariously poignant true stories illustrate what China teaches us about happiness, wealth, love, power, and getting what you want. Based on a successful, witty blog by a Chinese-American expatriate in Shanghai, these impactful insights loved by worldwide readers illuminate how China changes your world at home.
Bucket & Broom in China
Price: Free! Words: 56,780. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
A very funny, light-hearted fictional diary/blog, seen through the eyes of misfit twenty-something Simon Broom. After starting a microbiology course, Simon lands a English teaching job in Shanghai, China, and heads off on a life-changing adventure with quirky girlfriend Julie Bucket. The story covers eight months in the young couple's lives as they struggle to find themselves in an alien culture.