The History of Cambodia
ABC-CLIO, 13 ott 2009 - 165 pagine
This book includes a narrative history that provides a chronological examination of the political, cultural, philosophical, social, and religious continuities in Cambodia's long rich history. It overviews the history of Cambodia, from the fall of Angkor and the French Protectorate period (1432-1863) to the present. More than half of the book is dedicated to the period from 1970 through the present, with chapters on the Khmer Republic, Democratic Kampuchea, the second civil war, the road to democracy, and Cambodia under Hun Sen. An introductory chapter overviews the country's geography, political institutions, economy, and culture. The book includes black & white historical and contemporary photographs, a chronology, and profiles of key figures.
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1 Funan Chenla and Angkor
2 From the Fall of Angkor to the French Protectorate 14321863
3 The French Protectorate 18631941
4 The Road to Independence 19411953
5 The Golden Years under Sihanouk 19531970
A photo essay
6 The Khmer Republic 19701975
7 Democratic Kampuchea 19751979
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Angkor Wat appointed April army attack Bangkok Battambang became Cambo Cambodian Communists certainly CGDK Cham Chan Chenla China Chinese country’s countryside death Democratic Kampuchea Duong elections Embassy fled foreign France French Funan FUNCINPEC held History Hun Sen Ieng Sary Indochina January Japanese Jayavarman Jayavarman VII jungle Khieu Samphan Khmer Republic Khmer Rouge killed King Norodom King Sisowath Kompong later launched leader Lon Nol Long Boret March Mekong military Monivong murdered National Assembly Ngoc Thanh Nol’s Norodom Ranariddh Norodom Sihanouk officials Palace Paris Party of Kampuchea peasants Phnom Penh Pol Pot political politicians President Prime Minister Prince Norodom Sihanouk Prince Sihanouk Prince Sirik Matak Prince Sisowath Rainsy Republican returned to Phnom Royal Family Royalist Saigon Saloth Sar Sangkum Sann seats Sen’s Siam Siamese Sirivudh soldiers Son Ngoc Thanh Son Sann South Vietnam Suramarit Suryavarman Thai Thailand United Vietnamese Communists vote Yèm Sambaur