Audio book ...learn Mandarin Chinese. Very good actually - I am Chinese, lol, so I should know. Pronunciation is very accurate. Methods are concise. With introduction by famous linguist Charles Berlitz.
"Based on the famous US military accelerated language-learning method developed for US government personnel preparing for overseas duty. Stressing conversationally USEFUL words and phrases, this course offers: Approx. 70 minutes of guided practice in greetings, introductions, requests, and general conversation at hotels, restaurants, and places of business and entertainment." "Native voices...all phrases spoken in Chinese AND English." Everything you need to travel!