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  • Some cities have taken longer than expected to evacuate all the Nephilim—the Shadowhunters of London, Rio de Janeiro, Cairo, Istanbul, and Taipei remain.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • They were at dinner in Taipei, with a supplier and his wife.
    Dave Eggers  --  A Hologram for the King
  • Some of them had lived in nine or ten different states in as many years, and many of them had lived abroad: in Sydney, Caracas, Beijing, Dubai, Taipei.
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • Early the next morning-Thursday, May 9-as I was pulling on my boots for the ascent to Camp Four, Chen Yu-Nan, a thirty-six-year-old steelworker from Taipei, crawled out of his tent to evacuate his bowels shod only in the smooth-soled liners of his mountaineering boots-a serious lapse of judgment.
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into Thin Air

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  • I was about to climb aboard a bucket called the General Jones bound for Manila, Taipei, Yokohama, Pearl, and Seattle when a dispatch came granting my USAREUR, Heidelberg, Germany, by available military transportation, for discharge, at own request see reference foxtrot.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  Glory Road
  • So we told Great China that her major coastal cities would each receive a Lunar present offset ten kilometers into ocean—Pusan, Tsingtao, Taipei, Shanghai, Saigon, Bangkok, Singapore, Djakarta, Darwin, and so forth—except that Old Hong Kong would get one smack on top of F.N.’s Far East offices, so kindly have all human beings move far back.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
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