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Industrial Parks in Chongqing
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,160. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business finance
Chongqing was approved and established by the State Council as one of China’s four provincial-level municipalities in 1997 after Beijing, Tianjin and Shanghai. It is situated in the upper reaches of the Yangtze River, at the confluence of the Yangtze River and the Jialing River adjacent to Sichuan, Guizhou, Hunan, Hubei and Shaanxi.
There is Always a Burning
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 10,690. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2010 by Twisted Root Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Fact: In the 1400s the Emperor of China burned the Chinese exploration fleet. In this alternate history, Fleet Admiral Xeng uses the help of a captured djinn to save the fleet and discover America. But deals with a djinn mirror deals with the devil and flames burn the flesh as well as a ship's hull. Includes the short story: Bones
China's Deadly Back Door
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 119,290. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Jason Harte is ordered to stay in Laos by one who claims to be an Admiral. Jason is warned that murderous competitors will try to ruin him if he goes into business there. But, full of hubris, he proceeds. They ruin him through fraud. He is crushed by his failures and his terrible deeds. Those closest to him are tortured and killed. He must arise from his tragedy and provide arms to Chinese rebels
China Bright and Tempting
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 128,640. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
China Bright tells of a conspiracy to force Communist China into the Market economy in 1978. Murderous in their tactics, they plan the collapse of China's leadership. They must be stopped to avoid death on a grand scale and to allow capitalism to mature naturally. Noah is exposed to Capitalism aborning in the illegal businesses that thrive on China's coastline where life is secondary to commerce.
The Chinese National Top Level Courses Project: Using Open Educational Resources to Promote Quality in Undergraduate Teaching
Price: Free! Words: 33,170. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History of education
The Top Level Quality Project (jingpin kecheng, 精品课程) is a large Chinese project which uses the production of Open Educational Resources to improve the quality of undergraduate education. This work is an in-depth discussion of this project from a comparative education perspective, looking at the history of Chinese higher education, and comparisons with MIT OpenCourseWare.
Christians, Justice and Tibet
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,330. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2010 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Tibet is a casualty of a repressive regime with blindspots big enough to swallow a whole culture. John Scawen writes passionately of the importance of standing for the weak against the strongest and most overpowering odds imaginable.
To Kill a Thief
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,810. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2010 by Rob Preece. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The FBI claims three dead scientists from one Dallas company is coincidence. Private detective Devon Bradson doesn't think so. But when he infiltrates the company where the scientists worked, the killer learns he's being hunted--and decides to turn the tables on Devon in a deadly game of cat and mouse...but who, exactly is the cat and who the mouse?
Canzonette d'Oriente
Price: $2.30 USD. Words: 50,960. Language: Italian. Published: October 25, 2010 by Diffusione Digitale. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Dallo sci-fi al giallo, dal racconto storico a quello psicologico, una raccolta di storie improbabili su Cina, Giappone e Sud Est Asiatico; un viaggio dentro gli occhi di un viaggiatore consumato. Un caleidoscopio di colori, sapori e puzze presentato eminentemente dall'affatto eminente autore nel suo personalissimo punto di vista.
Eccentric Explorers
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 132,990. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Eccentric Explorers was Winner of the Biography category at the 2009 Indie Excellence Book Awards, California, USA. In this extensively researched book, the rich culture and history of Tibet are viewed through a rather special lens--through the eyes of ten wild and wacky adventurers, each bent on unlocking the strange riddles and secrets of Tibet.
Lessons From the Road; Global Business 1-2-3
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International business
Are you interested in Global Business? Don't have time to read a book? This book is 123 one-liners collected after a 30 year career in international business. There are proverbs, checklists, and a great deal of good solid advice from the People who brought you Lessons from the Road; Start up tips 1-2-3