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kingdoms of Laos six hundred years of history by Peter Simms

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Published by Curzon in Richmond, Surrey .
Written in English



  • Laos


  • Laos -- History

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-231) and index.

StatementPeter and Sanda Simms.
ContributionsSimms, Sanda.
LC ClassificationsDS555.5 .S56 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 240 p. :
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3999275M
ISBN 100700711252, 0700715312
LC Control Number2001347652

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The Kingdoms of Laos 作者: Simms, Peter/ Simms, Sanda 出版社: Routledge 出版年: 页数: 定价: $ 装帧: Pap ISBN: 豆瓣评分. By Joel Halpern, Published on 01/01/ Lao history is filled with frequent conflict and warfare, but infrequent scholarly attention. The resulting dates and references are approximate, and rely on source material from court chronicles which survived both war and neglect, or outside sources from competing neighboring kingdoms in what are now China, Vietnam, Burma, Thailand, and Cambodia. Laos (lä´ōs), officially Lao People's Democratic Republic, republic ( est. pop. 6,,), 91, sq mi (, sq km), SE Asia. A landlocked nation, Laos is bordered by China on the north, by Vietnam on the east, by Cambodia on the south, and by Thailand and Myanmar on the west. The capital and largest city is Vientiane.