Books tagged: philippines

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Servant
Price: Free! Words: 80. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Born of gods, raised by mortals, Servant fights for justice, truth, and all that good stuff you memorize in Values Education when you were a kid. But he's young and naive, so he makes mistakes just like you and me. Follow his adventures and exploits, his victories and defeats in the SERVANT digital comic!
Success Factors in Implementing Primary and Secondary Education Projects
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Education, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Administration / elementary & secondary
This synthesis draws lessons from various independent evaluations and self-evaluations (project/program completion reports) of successful primary and secondary education programs and projects funded by the Asian Development Bank.
Return to the Middle
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,160. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth
Return to the Middle is the story of one man's journey, both physically and spiritually. He had always tried to do the right thing, but seemed to miss the mark. During a short-term mission trip to the Philippines, that man not only traveled through a foreign land, but also through foreign territories in his own heart. What he experienced and discovered are in these pages.
Diary of a Dictator -- Ferdinand & Imelda: The Last Days of Camelot
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 84,510. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013 and represented by David Halpern. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
The Marcoses were once “the Kennedys of Asia,” likened to America’s beautiful and charismatic Jackie and JFK. But Camelot in the Philippines vanished amid deadly political intrigues, sex scandals, lies, spies and bribes. Today, the long-secret Marcos diary opens a rare insider’s view of the dictator couple’s lust for power and their plot to kill democracy–history that reads like a soap opera.
Under a Tropical Sun
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,150. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
On a moonlit evening in 1951, three American Navy men are beheaded on a Philippine beach. The CIA suspects Pulog, a rebel leader. Ben, a young operative based in Washington, is sent to find him. The two have crossed paths before, as students at an elite Jesuit college in Manila.A decade later, their connections to a Catholic priest and a beautiful Eurasian woman complicate the search for justice.
The Manila Album
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 460. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
The Manila Album is a street photography book capturing the everyday lives of Filipinos and being in their shoes. This book may not have many words, but it tells its story through photography, leaving the interpretation up to you. This book curtails, and is dedicated, to the masses and the beautiful lives they live.
Irish Feet in Asian Flip-Flops
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,460. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A collection of stories, anecdotes and reflections on the author's travel and work in Asia, in particular South Asia, spanning 15 years from first setting foot in Asia to present involvement and work with a small Irish charity organisation. The book is humorous, serious, reflective as the author communicates real experiences of an Irish mind grappling with life in new cultures.
Face of the New Peoples Army of the Philippines, Volume One Cordillera
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,730. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
In Face of the New Peoples Army Frans Welman looks at the people behind the struggle for their rights. Often depicted as rebels, killers, criminals and the like they actually live in a semi feudal, a post colonial society where they are oppressed and exploited. The Government of the Philippines condones this exploitation of the poor and deploys its Army against its own people, cheap labor by milli
Face of the New Peoples Army of the Philippines Volume Two Samar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,990. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
In Face of the New Peoples Army Frans Welman looks at the people behind the struggle for their rights. Often depicted as rebels, killers, criminals and the like they actually live in a semi feudal, a post colonial society where they are oppressed and exploited. The Government of the Philippines condones this exploitation of the poor and deploys its Army against its own people, cheap labor by milli
Roll's Round the World
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 148,070. Language: British English. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
In 2007 Rowley decided to backpack around the World for over a year. The mission: to inject some change and new experiences into his dull and predictable life. This is a light-hearted and humorous travel diary of his time in the USA, Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panamá, Colombia, Venezuela, Brazil, Argentina, Bolivia, Peru, Chile, New Zealand, Australia and The Philippines..