Books tagged: culture clashes

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In The Hands Of Time
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,950. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Jason's new crew, Sien, is a visionary with disturbing visions---ill-suited for a small ship, which becomes even smaller when they pick up a family from Earth. Are her visions connected to the murder of a religious fanatic on Zan or to the overbearing McGraths and their enigmatic daughter? What Jason and Sien discover on the not-so-routine mapping assignment must be unraveled before time runs out.
Mexican Autumn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,310. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
These inter-related short stories are set in a small Mexican fishing village, Bahia de los angeles--a real place in Baja California, 350 miles from the USA border. As the villagers largely depend upon American tourists for their income, many stories deal with the resulting clash of cultures. Dominating Bahia, a treacherous mountain, Tricky Devil, almost pushes the village into the Sea of Cortez.
Close Encounters of the French Kind
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,900. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
This is a book of cross-cultural mini-dramas: an American meets a French person, resulting in a cultural conflict or misunderstanding. The reader tries to determine the reason (A,B,or C) for the conflict, before the correct answer is given with a full explanation and resolution of the conflict. Interesting,and at the same time sensitizes the reader to the cultural diversity which surrounds us all.
The Sun's Eye
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,020. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Their reign was erased from the historical record by their enemies and was only brought to light in modern times. The capital that the King (Akhenaten) and his Queen (Nefertiti) had built and where they lived out their dreams along the Nile was in the end abandoned and then crushed to its foundations.
A Thailand Diary 1 January - 31 December
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,940. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
One of a series of books on Thailand culture and lifestyle, written in a diary format and introducing real Thai people. Read what the Thais feel about the culture shock that foreigners usually experience during their visits here and be entertained by the surprises that Westerners find in their contact with the Thais. A readable and often humourous book with entries that are fun to browse. . .
Lineage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,930. Language: American English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The young Calico, Hue, is haphazardly sent out of his hidden refuge of Ethni to locate and recover a fragment of the mythical Onestone. Follow him as he learns to negotiate the strange and unfamiliar world of the purcaste and against all odds return the piece of stone to his mentor Gaunt Wheeling, whom Hue discovers holds many secrets himself.