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epub |eng | 2017-11-13 | Author:Claire Chao

I still have no idea who it was that lost his life that day—a Japanese collaborator? A Communist spy? A merchant who owed protection money to the Green Gang? At ...
( Category: Historical Events February 23,2020 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Alex Tizon [Tizon, Alex]

So I vow and fail. I keep watching movies. I keep flipping on the television. I smile inwardly at the small advances, and I swear under my breath at the ...
( Category: Asian American Studies February 21,2020 )
mobi |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Wu Ningkun

3 WHEN I WAS HIRED BY THE DEPARTMENT IN THE SUMMER OF 1962, a young English teacher named Feng Xiangchun, a party member and a former army lieutenant, was assigned ...
( Category: Political February 20,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-11-24 | Author:Lan Yan

42 Curse the pagoda tree by showing the mulberry tree. Curse the dog by showing the pig. —Chinese saying Almost as soon as she had finished her degree in interpretation ...
( Category: Chinese February 18,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Xu Hongci

15 No Way Home (1965–1966) On April 10, 1965, I had served my six-year sentence in full. But after pronouncing me officially “released,” Li Yuanlin informed me that I would ...
( Category: Asian February 18,2020 )
epub |eng | 2009-11-15 | Author:Hannah Pakula [Pakula, Hannah]

IT CERTAINLY DID not take May-ling long to follow Willkie back to the United States. She had been vacillating about a trip to consult doctors about her health, and a ...
( Category: Women in History February 16,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Sanmao

Christmas came. We left the desert for Madrid to visit José’s parents and returned with all of José’s books from grade school upwards. Our little home in the desert had ...
( Category: Chinese February 16,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-09 | Author:Lu Chi Fa & Dr. Lorin Lee Cary [Lu, Chi Fa]

11 ADAPT TO THE UNEXPECTED I returned from China tired, grateful and overconfident about my successes. My business dreams caused me to make a big mistake. I believed I was ...
( Category: Entrepreneurship February 1,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-10-25 | Author:Seth Kugel

I haven’t had a calendar or a watch for the last year and a month. I don’t need a whole lot of money to travel. In Mongolia, I spent $80 ...
( Category: Chinese January 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 2010-05-15 | Author:Eric Alexander [Alexander, Eric]

Deadpoint Reflections Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.[16] —Helen Keller Crux: Perception. Countless people prejudged our Everest team and especially Erik Weihenmayer. It was hard to hear their ...
( Category: Men's Issues January 7,2020 )
mobi |eng | 2012-01-03 | Author:Shor, Thomas [Shor, Thomas]

Saul Mullard, Wolfson College, Oxford. My quest for a wider understanding of the history of Sikkim and the historical background of the Hidden Land found me on a bicycle pedaling ...
( Category: Unexplained Mysteries December 1,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-29 | Author:Lori Qian

When we returned to the hotel, we called the embassy on my mobile phone. They confirmed that they couldn’t do anything by fax and that we did indeed need to ...
( Category: Love & Romance August 30,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-12 | Author:William J Burns

For most of the Russian elite, still intoxicated by an unexpectedly rapid revival of Great Power status, the world around them is full of tactical opportunities. America is distracted and ...
( Category: Diplomacy August 3,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Xi Xu

The thing about fairy godmothers is that they’re only interested in the forever happily ever after. This is not my home, shouted Mum, a few years after she had been ...
( Category: Chinese July 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-22 | Author:Pelley, Scott

* * * For many years in America, blue collars have been turning red hot. The middle class has suffered with zero growth in inflation-adjusted income for the last five ...
( Category: Political June 21,2019 )