Asia
mobi |eng | 2007-07-03 | Author:Tim Harper

MALAYA’S FORGOTTEN REGIMENTS Among the forsaken of empire were the vast regiments of labourers on the rubber plantations of Malaya. In the words of Selangor trade unionist C. V. S. ...
( Category: Asia July 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2012-03-27 | Author:Silbey, David J. [Silbey, David J.]

The memory of the Battle of Tianjin has largely been lost. Even within the Boxer War itself, Tianjin has taken something of a lesser place to the siege of the ...
( Category: Asia July 14,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2011-09-25 | Author:Joshua Kurlantzick

11 Perched at the top of the stairs to his house, smoking a long cigarette, Jim Thompson waved down to the crowd of guests who’d arrived at his home on ...
( Category: Professionals & Academics July 14,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Remigiusz Borda & Marian Winiecki

Ribwort Plantain (Plantago lanceolata) The plant has strong bactericidal properties, as well as the ability to stop bleeding. It is suitable for curing small open wounds. RIBWORT PLANTAIN (Plantago lanceolata) ...
( Category: Asia July 14,2018 )
epub |eng | 2012-07-11 | Author:Jeremy Black

The Japanese Advance, 1941–42 Naval strength was crucial to the Japanese conquest of Southeast Asia, although it was the army which had the key experience, equipment, doctrine, and responsibility for ...
( Category: Military July 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-08-21 | Author:Phil Jarratt

A couple of months after the Kimbala limped into Benoa Harbour, a tall Englishman of patrician good looks landed at Ngurah Rai International for the very first time and approvingly ...
( Category: Sociology July 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-05-26 | Author:Adrian Vickers Miguel Covarrubias [Covarrubias, Adrian Vickers Miguel]

Often the group was visited by the leaders of famous orchestras from other villages who were invited as guests of the community to teach new compositions. The leaders of the ...
( Category: Anthropology July 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 2013-07-11 | Author:Guy, R. Kent

Accommodation: The Civilian Governors of Jiangsu Having created two provinces in the Yangzi delta, the Qing set about to create two different administrative orders, and in this endeavor, Qing accommodation ...
( Category: Politics & Government July 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-06-05 | Author:Jennifer Mitchelhill

The most common type of dry stonewall, uchikomihagi (rough cut piling). Thirteen structures at Osaka Castle are designated Important Cultural Assets: Ichibanyagura and Rokubanyagura (1628), the Kinzo storehouse (1751), Inuiyagura ...
( Category: Asia July 11,2018 )
epub |eng | 1976-07-08 | Author:Qian, Sima; Dawson, Raymond; Brashier, K. E.

6 THE TREATISES This is the section of the work which comprises treatises on matters of importance to the Government; but unfortunately, although this section of dynastic histories assumed great ...
( Category: Asia July 9,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Elizabeth Flock

FIRE IN THE HEART Shahzad and Sabeena, 1999 to 2013 “On no soul doth Allah place a greater burden than it can bear.” —The Holy Quran, 2:286 It was wintertime ...
( Category: Sociology July 7,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Boye Lafayette De Mente

Komun 고문 Koh-muun Getting Good Advice Because education in pre-modern Korea was generally limited to male members of the elite upper class, the only people in the country who were ...
( Category: Asia July 4,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-07-02 | Author:James Crabtree

How to Be a Crony Capitalist Hyderabad, capital of the newly independent Telangana and home to most of the Andhrapreneurs, has long been associated with wealth. It was the largest ...
( Category: Economics July 4,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-07-02 | Author:Greg Child

WHILE KARNIENKO and the Germans examine the footprints, one of the rebels who has been holding Laemmermann and the others at gunpoint sits hidden in a bush, watching them. It ...
( Category: Mountaineering July 2,2018 )

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