Books tagged: malaysia

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At Periscope Depth: Exploring Submarine Proliferation in Southeast Asia - Case Studies of Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, and Vietnam - Undersea Diesel Electric Subs, Philippines and Thailand
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 28,630. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Submarine proliferation in the post-Cold War environment has led to an exponential increase in the number of regional submarine operators and begs the question: Were these submarine purchases made for deterrence, enforcement, prestige, or a combination of the three?
Letters to Home
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,550. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2016 by Buku Fixi. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
24 universities. 7 countries. 1 hope. These are the voices of young Malaysians all over the world--penning down our dreams, fears, concerns, aspirations, and hope to our nation, our home.
Doobie's Odyssey: Civet Coffee, Brothels, and the Andaman Sea
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,030. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Join Craig Dobbins and his friend Zach as they explore Southeast Asia by any means available—bus, train, plane, boat, motorcycle, and on foot—bringing them to exotic locales: snorkeling off uninhabited islands; trekking in the oldest rainforest in the world; participating in an indigenous Lahu New Year's ceremony; working on remote farms (one in the process of developing a civet coffee operation).
On the Back of a Motorbike: Stories and Poems from Southeast Asia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,350. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2016 by Literary Concept. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
The anthology presents 27 works of short fiction, creative nonfiction and poetry on the theme of the motorbike in Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam and the Philippines. The authors range from regional connoisseurs and expats to locals and those in the Diaspora, allowing for readers to approach SE Asia from different angles and tour as if on the back of a motorbike.
NutMag Volume 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
In NutMag Volume 1, you’ll find poetry, flash fiction and creative non-fiction written by 10 authors based in Penang. We’re immensely proud of what they’ve produced and we hope you are too.
Malay in Seven Days
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Malay
Speak the malay language like a wizard in only seven days! Your semi-grammarless guide to vital words and phrases, this book not only teaches malay, but teaches you how to teach yourself malay.
Jumbled up Jungle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,190. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The fog of the battle is always at its thickest right before any attack. So when the kidnapping begun it was never what it seemed to be. An unexpected journey awaits as the three individuals; a diplomat, a cripple and a matchmaker, get caught up in a series of bizarre events which took place in an once remove but fairly quiet town of Lahad Datu, Sabah, also known around the world as North Borneo.
Banana Punk Rawk Trails: A Euro-Fool’s Metal Punk Journeys in Malaysia, Borneo and Indonesia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,140. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016 by Gerakbudaya Digital Sdn Bhd. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Punk, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Between 2010 and 2015, travel writer, author and metal punk guitarist Marco Ferrarese was the one and only ‘white elephant in the room’ of the Malaysian metal punk scene. In this highly electric and graphic memoir, Ferrarese tells you how it was to play lead guitar in Penang’s thrash core band WEOT SKAM, negotiating flimsy stage set-ups and shady promoters to gel into a developing world’s music.
Young and Malay: Growing Up in Multicultural Malaysia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,380. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016 by Gerakbudaya Digital Sdn Bhd. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
This collection of nine essays by young and 'youngish' Malays who are artists, novelists, lawyers, politicians, journalists, and social activists is a compelling read for observers and researchers of contemporary Malay and Malaysian politics and culture. ‚Äč
Ethnic Relations in Malaysia: Conflict and Harmony
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,770. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016 by Gerakbudaya Digital Sdn Bhd. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Academic turned political activist and presently, Senator from Selangor state to the Parliament, Dr Syed Husin Ali traces how ethnicity has been manipulated, since Independence, by Malaysian politicians for their own gain to the detriment of the people. A must read for those studying ethnic politics and development, Southeast Asia, and sociology in the social sciences.