Books tagged: philippines

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Benham Rise
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,070. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Benham Rise has vast deposits of methane ice, which is being considered as the fuel of the future. Having a vast repository of this resource could make the Philippines one of the richest nations in the world.
Muh Na Muh Na
Series: The Adventures of Buck Stardust. Price: Free! Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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Buck Stardust recounts an adventure from his early days in the Philippines. Falling foul of the law, he must get a job or else face jail time. He finds work as a pedicab driver and the usual Buck mishaps follow.
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).
Are They Serious? The Discourses of Family Planning, Bio-Citizenship and Nationalism in the Philippines
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,780. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2016 by Warrior Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Demography
Why did the State implement a Family Planning Program for the lower classes when policy makers thought they were incapable of being uplifted? I explore the discourses of bio-medicine, nationalism & citizenship in the Philippines: who is a proper & fit person to be a citizen & reproduce the nation. This nationalist Malthusian narrative aims to maintain a high level of population growth.
The Conquest of the World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 176,640. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
It is 1983 in the Republic of the Philippines. U. S. Navy Commander Thomas Parker stays on in the Philippines after 20 years service. His love for Maria de la Cruz causes him to engage now in the country's political maelstrom, raising a tangled web of moral issues. Upon the resulting tableau of faith, nationalism, and western thought, Parker now must play out his destiny.
Styling Serendipity
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,520. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
But what happens when it seems the jinx is strong and the ghosts of their painful pasts start coming back and making themselves felt? Will these ghosts threaten their very new and very fragile relationship? Or will Jake’s love for Olivia break the October 1st curse?
Intramuros
Price: Free! Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Intramuros is the sequel of "Escolta" - After meeting Julia in Escolta, Charles wanders around the ancient walled city of Intramuros where he revisits his memories of Julia. He now faces the grim reality of Julia's absence in his life and questions the universe if they will meet again.
Filipino Culture 101
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,060. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Whether you are planning to retire in the Philippines or you want to really gain a deep understanding of your Filipina girlfriend or wife this book will show you everything you need to know to understand the culture of the Philippines.
Postcards From The Philippines
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,280. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Short travel essays from the tropical paradise that is the Philippines
Major General Leonard Wood: A Study of Leadership in an Army in Transition - Frontier Surgeon, Rough Riders, Cuba, Philippines, Confrontation with President Wilson, Stimson, World War I, Pershing
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,460. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Leonard Wood rose from obscure civilian contract doctor in the American southwest of 1885 to Chief of Staff of the United States Army as the Army itself changed from frontier constabulary to global fighting force.