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Complete Danish (Learn Danish with Teach Yourself) (Teach Yourself Complete)
Complete Danish (Learn Danish with Teach Yourself) (Teach Yourself Complete)
by Bente Elsworth
Edition: Paperback

4.0 out of 5 stars does what it says, 5 Aug 2013
another teach yourself language book that works, of course you do need the cd. this is a common problem on Amazon with other teach yourself books, the listing is not logical, Amazon does not show or indicate first that there is a version of the book WITH cd, and it is easy to mistakenly purchase the wrong item.
surely this should be top of the list, but you are left to root around finding cd/book version, there are versions without cd, or you can just buy the cd, bit of a disconnect between the publisher and Amazon here, unfortunately.


Speak Thai with Confidence: Teach Yourself
Speak Thai with Confidence: Teach Yourself
by David Smyth
Edition: Audio CD
Price: 21.77

2.0 out of 5 stars try the full teach yourself Thai pack by David Smyth rather than this taster, 27 Jan 2013
this does seem a bit like a spin-off, rather than this item a better choice is the complete teach yourself Thai book and cd set by David Smyth, ISBN 1444101919.
the method is solid, emphasis on grammar, reading and writing.


Thirty-Three Teeth: A Dr Siri Murder Mystery
Thirty-Three Teeth: A Dr Siri Murder Mystery
by Colin Cotterill
Edition: Paperback
Price: 5.59

5.0 out of 5 stars refreshingly different, 22 Jun 2010
this series continues to please, the writer knows Laos/Asia and it shows, superb description, I really enjoyed reading 33 teeth, odd but magical again.
fantastic to find these gems.


The Coroner's Lunch (Dr Siri Paiboun Mystery 1)
The Coroner's Lunch (Dr Siri Paiboun Mystery 1)
by Colin Cotterill
Edition: Paperback

5.0 out of 5 stars wonderful writing, 22 Jun 2010
nice to read such a well written and different take on the old mystery novel, the author knows his stuff, detailing Laos and Asia at that time beautifully, the books are funny, magical, and refreshing.
he really has a knack for description, bringing back memories of Asia so subtle I had forgotten them, excellent characters, quirky plot.
not sure how long he can stretch out Dr. Siri, but doing a wonderful job so far...top notch.


Final Cut Pro Power Skills: Work Faster and Smarter in Final Cut Pro 7 (Apple Pro Training)
Final Cut Pro Power Skills: Work Faster and Smarter in Final Cut Pro 7 (Apple Pro Training)
by Larry Jordan Editor
Edition: Paperback
Price: 25.67

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars fills in the gaps, 18 Jun 2010
Larry Jordan covers Final cut pro 7 rather well, of all the FCP books this one nails those tricky little questions that are basic but you feel daft asking..and then expands into advancing your knowledge with a firm grip of what Final cut pro can do...thank you.


Adobe CS Production Premium for Final Cut Studio Editors
Adobe CS Production Premium for Final Cut Studio Editors
by Larry Jordan
Edition: Paperback
Price: 22.99

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars top notch, 18 Jun 2010
Larry Jordan does it again, answers all the questions an editor might have in a logical and interesting manner... getting to grips with using Adobe production premium seems less daunting, he really knows how to provide the background so you can move on and create.
wonderful.


The Dragon Syndicates: The Global Phenomenon of the Triads
The Dragon Syndicates: The Global Phenomenon of the Triads
by Martin Booth
Edition: Paperback

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars well researched, quite frankly, a great read., 29 May 2008
having read other Martin Booth books, fiction and non-fiction, this is also another gem, the author has intimate knowledge of Hong Kong having grown up there,speaking Cantonese, and he has written an amazing history.
Fascinating.


One Night In Mongkok [DVD]
One Night In Mongkok [DVD]
Dvd ~ Cecilia Cheung

5.0 out of 5 stars One night in Mongkok makes a hard man humble, 17 May 2008
This review is from: One Night In Mongkok [DVD] (DVD)
gritty stuff, agree with the other reviews, well directed and great cast, Daniel Wu is convincing, Cecilia Cheung as beautiful as ever, Lam Suet is brilliant as the seedy Liu...one for the collection.


PTU - Police Tactical Unit [2003] [DVD]
PTU - Police Tactical Unit [2003] [DVD]
Dvd ~ Lam Suet
Price: 5.00

2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars vintage Johnny To, 17 May 2008
Simon Yam plays the cop as well as he plays triad kingpin, this movie shows a Police unit patrolling Hong Kong's seamy side over one night, Lam Suet is great as the bumbling sergeant in this gritty but tongue-in-cheek drama, Johnny To does it again, I watch his movies over and over and they still appeal (as well as helping my Cantonese).


Election [DVD]
Election [DVD]
Dvd ~ Johnny To
Price: 12.38

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars good stuff, 17 May 2008
This review is from: Election [DVD] (DVD)
another Johnny To masterpiece, triad drama with a dash of black humour, Simon Yam, Tony Leung Ka Fai, Louise Koo, Nick Cheung et al, give this movie it's authentic triad edge, Lam Suet of PTU fame pops up here, brilliant yet again.
if you like Hong Kong cinema, or fancy some triad action, this delivers.


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