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História do Japão: uma introdução
Price: Free! Words: 31,070. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
O livro pretende narrar historicamente a trajetória do Japão, enfatizando, de maneira introdutória, as contradições, conflitos, adaptações e criações desse país que sempre fascinou e despertou a curiosidade humana.
Killing the Rising Sun | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
Killing the Rising Sun conveys tales from the Pacific battleground of The second world war consisting of the questionable United States choice to establish and make use of atomic weapons. Sustained by self-confidence in their racial supremacy, the Japanese put in a fantastic effort to broaden their empire throughout East Asia.
The Japanese Bath: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Alec and Jill return to Sydney from a stint working in Japan. They are delighted to find a house containing a real Japanese-style bath with silky-smooth water. However, a heavy rainstorm causes havoc, revealing the bath's dark secret.
The Art of Taking Action: Lessons from Japanese Psychology
Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 42,150. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Zen, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Weaving together an extraordinary collection of teachings, The Art of Taking Action addresses practical issues such as procrastination, stress, anxiety and indecision but through a lens of classic Eastern wisdom. Students of Buddhism, Yoga, meditation, mindfulness and Japanese culture, will resonate and come away with both inspiration and practical guidance for turning those ideas into ACTION!
City Maps Yokohama Japan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 300. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
City Maps Yokohama Japan is an easy to use small pocket book filled with all you need for your stay in the big city. Attractions, pubs, bars, restaurants, museums, convenience stores, clothing stores, shopping centers, marketplaces, police, emergency facilities are only some of the places you will find in this map.
City Maps Tokyo Japan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 300. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
City Maps Tokyo Japan is an easy to use small pocket book filled with all you need for your stay in the big city. Attractions, pubs, bars, restaurants, museums, convenience stores, clothing stores, shopping centers, marketplaces, police, emergency facilities are only some of the places you will find in this map.
A Coward's March (And Other Stories)
Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
A Coward's March and Other Stories is a collection of fantastical flash fiction pieces on a variety of topics. You can tackle the lot of them faster than you can finish a sandwich, and for a substantially lesser price (unless you've stumbled on a cache of free sandwiches or some such, in which case you probably have better things to do).
The Magical Sea Off Yura
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,530. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Luna Stevens is in Japan to celebrate Great-Uncle Jiro's ninetieth birthday. Bored with the traditional festivities, Luna steps outside and is drawn to the sea where she slips and falls into the water. She's rescued by a young man when a loud siren goes off and he tells her that she must run for her life. It's 1945 and Japan is at war. And he's Great-Grandfather Ichiro, a kamikaze pilot...
The Level Playing Field
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,750. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A book of foreign intrigue. The Samurai are not dead, nor is the Japanese Emperor an impotent symbol. A secret army using weapons of finance and psychological control, as well as murder, explain Japan's domination of foreign trade. Scott Maxwell discovers this hidden society, seeing democratic elections uphold the façade, manipulating business, foreign trade, the judiciary. But does America win?
Impossibly Glamorous (2017 Re-release): How a Misfit from Kansas Became an Asian Sensation
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 56,320. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Entertainment
Charles St. Anthony heard plenty of ‘Wizard of Oz’ jokes growing up in Kansas. After finding himself on some seedy dance floors in Kansas City, his quest for love and glamor — and his penchant for all things Japanese — carried Charles from Dorothy’s homeland to New York to Tokyo.