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Beijing City of Emperors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Visit Beijing the seat of 24 Emperors and experience the highlights of Chinese culture, history and foods. Try the night Food markets and experience the full ceremony of Peking Duck. Walk the Great Wall of China and visit the site of the 2008 Olympic Games.
Eccentric Explorers
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 132,990. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
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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.
Rebellion Book I: Book of Quay
Series: Rebellion, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 139,950. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
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As the Han rebellion against the Emperor intensifies, The Princess Soung may just find herself a casualty in the battle between her father and the man she loves - a battle between the past and the present, between the truth and lies, between love and revenge.
The Chinese Alchemist
Series: Lara McClintoch Archaeological Mysteries, Book 11. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,080. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014 by Bev Editions. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
A client asks Lara McClintoch to buy an antique Chinese silver box containing a formula for immortality. After the box is stolen from a Beijing auction house, Lara follows a dangerous trail through the back alleys of modern China to find it. Despite its promise of life forever, the box keeps getting people killed. Lara fears she will be next unless she can uncover the secret behind the heist.
China Simplified: History's Greatest Hits
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014 by CS Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
A fast-rewind, take-no-prisoners journey through the pivotal moments in Chinese history skipping all the boring parts, when honestly not much happened here.
History of China - The Secrets Of The Forbidden City
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Family history
Have you heard of the Forbidden City? Millions of tourists visit it every year in Beijing, China. It is known as the biggest palace on Earth. However, it also holds some of the darkest secrets that are kept in secret for nearly 600 years - not until today...
Rebellion Book III: Book of Choi
Series: Rebellion, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 158,560. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Literature
For the past two decades, Ni Soung has been living a lie – a lie of her own creation. A lie perpetuated by everyone around her, even her own husband and father. A lie her enemies have used to twist and destroy everything she once believed. Now, as the lies are stripped away and her memory returns, will Ni Soung uncover the truth in time to change the future or will she be destroyed by it.