Your Singapore: Little Black Book
Publisher: Singapore Tourism Board 2014
Number of pages: 27
If Singapore were a high school student it would be the nerd of the classroom (the non-chewing-gum-kind of course). This high achiever clearly wants to be the best and first at everything: home to some of the world's swankiest hotels; host of the world's first F1 night race; home to the world's biggest observation wheel.
Download or read it online for free here:
by L.A. Waddell - A. Constable & Co.
During the past fourteen years I have traversed portions of this region nearly every year, sketching, shooting, collecting, and especially exploring the customs of the people on the frontiers of Tibet, and of Nepal - the land of the warlike Goorkhas.
by Luther Hughes - Smashwords
A man takes his two daughters to one of the world's great cities. Along the way they meet some fascinating characters, and explore the complex relationship between imaginary time, existentialism, Islam, Christianity, and the East and West.
by Thomas Gaskell Allen, William Lewis Sachtleben - The Century Co.
Two Washington University graduates sail to Liverpool and begin a 15,000-mile bicycle journey to Peking. The account begins in Asia Minor as the students cycle on through Persia and Turkestan, with detours to Merv, Bokhara, and Samarkand.
by Marco Polo - J.M. Dent
One of the greatest books of all time -- a vast treasury of invaluable observations on the peoples and geography of the Near East and Asia in the 13th century. Detailed descriptions of cities, customs, laws, crops, animals, political systems, etc.