Books tagged: shanghai

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High Road To Tibet - Travels in China, Tibet, Nepal and India
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,830. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Overland adventurer John Dwyer has less than three months to cross China, Tibet, Nepal and India and he has a to-do list: drink snake blood, get smuggled into Tibet, and hike to Mount Everest. Join him on his epic trek from the Great Wall of China to the Taj Mahal and read about Asia's wildest and most fascinating regions.
Growing Up With Shanghai- 10 Shanghai Soundwalks
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,610. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
“Growing Up With Shanghai” is a series of soundwalks with young Shanghainese who were born and raised during the rapid modernization of their city in the 1980s and 1990s. These recordings capture not only their most intimate memories of the locations where they grew up, but also the progress and growth Shanghai has undergone in the past 30 years.
Introduction to China's Industrial Parks
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business finance
China’s rapid economic growth has attracted the attention of foreign investors all over the world, and the flow of foreign investment into China has had much to do with the country’s establishment of development zones and industrial parks.
Overview of China's Economy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business finance
The reform that started in late 1978 has turned China into the fastest growing major economy in the world. In 2008, China’s GDP grew 9.0% and reached RMB 30.1 trillion (US$4.4 trillion ). In the same year, China’s economy was the third-largest economy in the world, 20% larger than Germany’s. China is expected to replace Japan as the world’s second-largest economy in 2010.
Industrial Parks in Shanghai
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,140. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business finance
Shanghai, the economic and financial center of mainland China, is located on China’s eastern coast at the mouth of the Yangtze River. One of the four municipalities under the direct control of China’s central government, Shanghai has two central business districts: Lujiazui in Pudong, and the Hongqiao area in Puxi.
City of London 倫敦金融城
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: Chinese. Published: November 25, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business finance
The first Chinese language book of introducing City of London, one of the most important Global Financial Centres, in the world.
Growing Up With Shanghai- Huai Hai Lu
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Voice
Growing Up With Shanghai- Huai Hai lu is the next issue of the Growing Up With Shanghai Project. Mandy takes us along Huai Hai Lu- a main street of Shanghai- where she used to live before being relocated.
The Year of the Rat
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,880. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Too soon after the second Big War and occupation by the Japanese army, Shanghai in 1948 faces occupation by Mao Tse-tung's army. The affluent foreigners believe this is just another civil war and will stay, but the Russian refugees who escaped the 1917 Bolshevik revolution know they will be killed.
Journey from Shanghai
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,080. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
Rafaella Bardini, her Chinese mother and Italian father, are exiled from Communist China. With almost no money, the family tries to resettle in Italy.
Stone of Heaven
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,850. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Mai-yeen and Rafaella Bardini emigrate from Rome, Italy, and plunge into life in America. It is a new life, new environment, with surprises.