The General Knowledge book series, are designed for specific country, are one of the most admired book for the improvement and learning purpose.This book contains information about... More > Background,Geography,Natural resources,Land use,Environment. Population,Sex ratio,flag of the county,Area,Border countries,Maritime claims,Elevation extremes,Land use,Natural hazards,Volcanism,Age structure,Median age,Net migration rate,Country comparison to the world,Religions,Languages,Literacy,School life expectancy ,Government,Time difference,Administrative divisions,Executive branch,Cabinet and almost everthing related with general knowledge.< Less
Taiwan lies off the southeastern coast of the mainland of China, comprising the islands of Taiwan, the Pescadores, Diaoyu, Raleigh rock, Pengchia Yu, Quemoy, Matsu, Orchid and Green Island and other... More > smaller islands. It covers an area of 3,6000 square kilometres, inhabited by a population of more than 20 million, with ethnic groups such as the Han and Gaoshan etc., governing seven cities namely Taipei, Keelung, Hsinchu, Taichung, Chiayi , Tainan and Kaohsiung, and 16 counties. The provisional capital is Taipei.< Less
I have no idea how to write blurbs, but I will try nonetheless:
I am a second-generation Asian American who was born in Massachusetts, grew up in Taiwan and Nebraska, and currently attends... More > university in Michigan. Taiwan Tiff is about the first eighteen years of my life.
Through these years, I have struggled forming a personal identity, given my multicultural lifestyle as a result of American and Asian influences. This book provides a roadmap in the form of short stories detailing this lifestyle.
So why should you care? Does it end with a profound conclusion about life? Somewhat. Do I speak for all Asian Americans in the world? Not at all. But will you walk away feeling more entertained by my experiences and knowledgeable about what it feels like to grow up in the midst of a cultural typhoon?