China’s Second Continent

China's Second Continent: How a Million Migrants Are Building a New Empire in Africa [Audiobook]

China's Second Continent: How a Million Migrants Are Building a New Empire in Africa [Audiobook] by Howard W. French
English | May 20, 2014 | ASIN: B00JU4Q2TK | MP3@64 kbps | 10 hrs 32 mins | 289 MB
Narrator: Don Hagen | Genre: Nonfiction/Politics/Economics
China's Second Continent: How a Million Migrants Are Building a New Empire in Africa

China's Second Continent: How a Million Migrants Are Building a New Empire in Africa
Language: English | EPUB / MOBI | ISBN-10: 0307956989 | ASIN: B00GVZVB9W | 2014 | 304 pages | 1 MB / 0.6 MB

An exciting, hugely revealing account of China’s burgeoning presence in Africa—a developing empire already shaping, and reshaping, the future of millions of people.

Everything Under the Heavens: How the Past Helps Shape China's Push for Global Power  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at April 1, 2017
Everything Under the Heavens: How the Past Helps Shape China's Push for Global Power

Howard W. French, "Everything Under the Heavens: How the Past Helps Shape China's Push for Global Power"
ISBN: 0385353324 | 2017 | EPUB | 352 pages | 35 MB

Informing Choices for Meeting China's Energy Challenges  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Aug. 15, 2017
Informing Choices for Meeting China's Energy Challenges

Informing Choices for Meeting China's Energy Challenges by Zheng Li, Angelo Amorelli, Pei Liu
English | 2016 | ISBN: 9811023522 | 150 Pages | PDF | 12.3 MB

This book describes the scale and complexity of China's energy system, using Sankey diagrams to visualize the energy flows across the economy and categorizing the differences between provinces.
China’s Macroeconomic Outlook: Quarterly Forecast and Analysis Report, February 2016

China's Macroeconomic Outlook: Quarterly Forecast and Analysis Report, February 2016 by Center for Macroeconomic Research of Xiamen University
English | 2016 | ISBN: 9811020671 | 96 Pages | PDF | 4.6 MB

This book is a quarterly forecast and analysis report on the Chinese economy.

Boundaries and Beyond: China's Maritime Southeast in Late Imperial Times  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Aug. 15, 2017
Boundaries and Beyond: China's Maritime Southeast in Late Imperial Times

Boundaries and Beyond: China's Maritime Southeast in Late Imperial Times by Ng Chin-keong
English | Apr. 15, 2017 | ISBN: 9814722014 | 518 Pages | PDF | 8 MB

Using the concept of boundaries, both physical and cultural, to explain the development of China’s maritime southeast and its interactions across maritime East Asia and the broader Asian Seas, this book offers a new way of understanding Chinese history in the late Imperial period.

Channel 4 - Secrets of China's Forbidden City (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Aug. 14, 2017
Channel 4 - Secrets of China's Forbidden City (2017)

Channel 4 - Secrets of China's Forbidden City (2017)
HDTV | 1920x1080 | .MKV/AVC @ 4219 Kbps | 46 min 43 s | 1.42 GiB
Audio: English AAC 124 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

The world's largest palace, the Forbidden City, stands at the heart of Chinese history, as the home to the emperors for 600 years. And it's full of secrets. This documentary goes behind closed doors to explore this extraordinary palace-city and to discover the clues to its creation. Unique access to the latest conservation works uncovers evidence hidden in locked halls and high in the mighty roofs, revealing a ruler who governed by fear but also created an exquisite and enormous work of art and technology.

BBC Our World - China's New Silk Road (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Aug. 13, 2017
BBC Our World - China's New Silk Road (2017)

BBC Our World - China's New Silk Road (2017)
HDTV | 1280x656 | .MKV/AVC @ 2502 Kbps | 23 min 1 s | 423 MiB
Audio: English AAC 64 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Carrie Gracie travels from the east of China to the west of Europe, to hear from people who live along the route of China's new Silk Road.

“Internet Plus” Pathways to the Transformation of China’s Property Sector  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Aug. 10, 2017
“Internet Plus” Pathways to the Transformation of China’s Property Sector

“Internet Plus” Pathways to the Transformation of China’s Property Sector by Shusong Ba, Xianling Yang
English | 2016 | ISBN: 9811016984 | 168 Pages | PDF | 9.5 MB

This book discusses in detail the impact of the Internet on the real-estate brokerage industry.

The Case for Repatriating China's Cultural Objects  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Aug. 10, 2017
The Case for Repatriating China's Cultural Objects

The Case for Repatriating China's Cultural Objects by Zuozhen Liu
English | 2016 | ISBN: 9811005958 | 179 Pages | PDF | 3.6 MB

This book investigates China's demands for the repatriation of Chinese cultural relics 'lost' during the country's modern history.