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The Illustrated Tibetan Book of the Dead
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 31,770. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Bardo Thodol or 'The Tibetan Book of the Dead' is a mystical funerary text rooted in the Tibetan Tantric and Vajrayana Buddhist teachings. Composed by the guru and sage Padmasambhava in the 8th century, the Bardo Thodol is recited by a Buddhist lama over a dying or recently deceased person as a spiritual guide to the process of death and that which follows.
El Veredicto de la Historia
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 104,670. Language: Spanish. Published: November 4, 2013 by Ediciones Marxismo Vivo. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Han transcurrido ya veinte años desde el fin de la Unión Soviética y algunos más desde que el capitalismo fue restaurado en el “bloque socialista”. La burguesía anunció la “muerte del socialismo”, la “superioridad del capitalismo”, y declaró obsoletos el marxismo y las ideas revolucionarias. El autor intenta analizar la restauración en Rusia China y Cuba desde una perspectiva marxista.
El futuro imperio. China: luces y sombras del Gigante Rojo
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,370. Language: Spanish. Published: November 5, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Durante siglos, China fue un coloso dormido. Este libro trata de desterrar toda visión prejuiciosa o simplista del fenómeno, e invita a internarse en la apasionante aventura de entender qué esta pasando en el gigante asiático.
Complete Guide to China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, Uighur Protests, Terrorism, Modern Uyghur Identity, Human Rights, People's Republic of China Ethnic Minorities, Political Prisoners
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 691,530. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This unique ebook provides an encyclopedic overview of all aspects of the Uyghur population and the Chinese Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, protests and alleged terrorism by Muslim Uyghurs, Chinese government policies toward the Uyghurs, oppression, history, Chinese human rights, U.S. policy issues, and much more.
2012, China and Beyond: World thinking, China's global role, individual survival & the path of life beyond the end of civilization as we know it
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013 by UpliftingBooks Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Everyone worried about the predictions related to 2012 and the end of the world, but even though this year has passed, the structure of the old system remains, reason why many still believe in prophecies such as the one of Nostradamus, in which a third antichrist would create another holocaust on Earth. With the same vision in mind, the author analyzes current events from different perspectives.
Belonging
Price: Free! Words: 59,290. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Belonging traces Robert Fuller’s personal evolution and suggests that taking one’s questions seriously will lead to a life of meaning and purpose. Accompany Fuller as he meets with “somebodies” like Robert Oppenheimer, Indira Gandhi, Mikhail Gorbachev, David Bowie, John Denver, and President Jimmy Carter, and share in the wisdom he finds in people whom the world writes off as “nobodies.”
Place of Women In China
Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 167 ยท A Quick Guide. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
In ancient China, the place of women in the Chinese society was not commendable, for they were compelled to spend their lives under the dominance of the males. There was no gender equality before the Cultural Revolution in China.
44 Days Backpacking in China : The Middle Kingdom in the 21st Century, with the United States, Europe and the Fate of the World in Its Looking Glass
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 186,330. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Summary: “An intimate social, cultural and political look into historical and modern China, while comparing these observations to the history and current trends of the United States and Europe.”-Provided by publisher.
Highlights of Beautiful China
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
China is a land with breathtaking scenery and culture unique to other countries. Some of the highlights of China explored in this book include the Great Wall and Xian’s Terracotta Warrior museum. This article eBook chronicles my 15-day trip to China. Included are tour highlights, along with useful traveling tips and plenty of photos.
Who Ate My Lunch?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,530. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic conditions
The Internet Revolution, Globalization, and the Global Financial Crisis created the perfect storm. Now old business models are being destroyed and jobs are disappearing offshore at an astonishing rate. Analysts warn that "China and India are poised to out-think us and out-compete us by their sheer numbers" and that "there is no job security now". Are your job, income or savings under threat?