A Geek in China

A Geek in China: Discovering the Land of Alibaba, Bullet Trains and Dim Sum  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Grev27 at Nov. 19, 2016
A Geek in China: Discovering the Land of Alibaba, Bullet Trains and Dim Sum

Matthew B. Christensen, "A Geek in China: Discovering the Land of Alibaba, Bullet Trains and Dim Sum"
English | ISBN: 0804844690 | 2016 | EPUB | 144 pages | 8 MB
A Geek in Thailand: Discovering the Land of Golden Buddhas, Pad Thai and Kickboxing

A Geek in Thailand: Discovering the Land of Golden Buddhas, Pad Thai and Kickboxing by Jody Houton
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0804844488 | 160 pages | EPUB, PDF | 28 MB, 84 MB
Once Upon a Time in China III / Wong Fei Hung III: Si wong jaang ba (1993)

Once Upon a Time in China III / Wong Fei Hung III: Si wong jaang ba (1993)
BDRip | MKV | AVC, 9587 Kbps | 1920x816 | 23.976 fps | 8.18 GB | 3% Recovery | Runtime: 111 Min
Audio : Chinese Ac3 640 Kbps | 6 channels | 48 KHz | Subtitle : English
Genre: Action | Adventure | Biography | History

Wong Fei-Hung and sidekick Chung arrive in Peking just as the Empress announces a Lion Dance martial arts contest. Also accompanying him is cousin Yee, his young, Westernized aunt-by-adoption, to whom Wong is secretly betrothed. Wong faces a possible romantic rival in a Russian diplomat, Tumanovsky, whom Aunt Yee knew back in school, and a martial arts rival in the brutal Club Foot, who beats up Wong's father. Club Foot works for the slimy Leung Fun, who is determined to win the prestigious Lion Dance contest at any cost. However, by the time the spectacular Lion Dance contest occurs many things will change.

Once Upon a Time in China / Wong Fei Hung (1991)  

Posted by king-ston at Jan. 22, 2015
Once Upon a Time in China / Wong Fei Hung (1991)

Once Upon a Time in China / Wong Fei Hung (1991)
BDRip | MKV | AVC, 8710 Kbps | 1920x816 | 23.976 fps | 9 GB | 3% Recovery | Runtime: 133 Min
Audio : Chinese Ac3 640 Kbps | 6 channels | 48 KHz | Subtitle : English
Genre: Action | Adventure | Drama | History

Set in late 19th century Canton this martial arts film depicts the stance taken by the legendary martial arts hero Wong Fei-Hung (1847-1924) against foreign forces' (English, French and American) plundering of China. When Aunt Yee arrives back from America totally westernised, Wong Fei-Hung assumes the role of her protector. This proves to be difficult when his martial arts school and local militia become involved in fierce battles with foreign and local government. As violence escalates even Aunt Yee has to question her new western ideals, but is it possible to fight guns with Kung Fu?

A Geek in Korea: Discovering Asia's New Kingdom of Cool  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Oct. 31, 2014
A Geek in Korea: Discovering Asia's New Kingdom of Cool

A Geek in Korea: Discovering Asia's New Kingdom of Cool by Daniel Tudor
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0804843848 | 160 pages | PDF | 42 MB
A Geek in Japan: Discovering the Land of Manga, Anime, Zen, and the Tea Ceremony

A Geek in Japan: Discovering the Land of Manga, Anime, Zen, and the Tea Ceremony by Hector Garcia
2011 | ISBN: 4805311290| English | 160 pages | PDF | 35 MB
The Devil Soldier: The American Soldier of Fortune Who Became a God in China (repost)

Caleb Carr, "The Devil Soldier: The American Soldier of Fortune Who Became a God in China"
ISBN: 0679761284 | 1995 | EPUB/MOBI | 384 pages | 2 MB/1 MB

Once Upon a Time in China and America (1997)  

Posted by emjlio at Oct. 28, 2013
Once Upon a Time in China and America (1997)

Wong Fei Hung: Chi sai wik hung see - Once Upon a Time in China and America (1997)
mHD BluRay 720p | Chinese | Subs: English | MKV | 1280 x 540 | x264 2734kbps 24.000fps | AC-3 6CH @ 448kbps | 99min | 2.20GB
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, Western | 1 nomination

The story is set in both Hong Kong and the U.S. So goes to the U.S. to open a martial arts school. Around this time, many Chinese people were sold off to U.S. railroad companies, and were brutally treated by the Americans under the harsh working conditions. Thus, the American workers' hatred towards the Chinese immigrants is high. As a result, So gets into trouble with the Americans and the mob, and calls Master Wong for help.

Once Upon a Time in China III (1993)  

Posted by emjlio at Oct. 28, 2013
Once Upon a Time in China III (1993)

Wong Fei Hung ji saam: Si wong jaang ba - Once Upon a Time in China III (1993)
mHD BluRay 720p | Chinese | Subs: English | MKV | 1280 x 544 | x264 2708kbps 23.976fps | AC-3 6CH @ 448kbps | 111min | 2.45GB
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, History | 1 win & 1 nomination

Wong Fei-Hung and sidekick Chung arrive in Peking just as the Empress announces a Lion Dance martial arts contest. Also accompanying him is cousin Yee, his young, Westernized aunt-by-adoption, to whom Wong is secretly betrothed. Wong faces a possible romantic rival in a Russian diplomat, Tumanovsky, whom Aunt Yee knew back in school, and a martial arts rival in the brutal Club Foot, who beats up Wong's father. Club Foot works for the slimy Leung Fun, who is determined to win the prestigious Lion Dance contest at any cost. However, by the time the spectacular Lion Dance contest occurs many things will change.

Once Upon a Time in China II (1992)  

Posted by emjlio at Oct. 28, 2013
Once Upon a Time in China II (1992)

Wong Fei Hung II: Nam Yee Tung Chi Keung - Once Upon a Time in China II (1992)
mHD BluRay 720p | Chinese | Subs: English | MKV | 1280 x 544 | x264 2744kbps 23.976fps | AC-3 6CH @ 448kbps | 112min | 2.50GB
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, History, Romance | 2 wins & 8 nominations

In the sequel to the Tsui Hark classic, Wong Fei-Hung faces The White Lotus society, a fanatical cult seeking to drive the Europeans out of China through violence, even attacking Chinese who follow Western ways. Wong must also defend Dr. Sun Yat Sen, a revolutionary, from the military. With his friends, loved ones, and the future of China itself at stake, Wong must once again use his martial arts skills to defend the innocent.