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700 years of Thailand

700 years of Thailand

treasures from the kingdom

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Published by Siam Society in Bangkok .
Written in English


About the Edition

Catalog of the articles displayed at an exhibition held in Vienna to commemorate the 60th birthday anniversary of Sirikit, Queen, consort of Bhumibol Adulyadej, King of Thailand, b. 1932.

Edition Notes

Other titlesSeven hundred years of Thailand.
Statement[catalogue by Nikom Musigakama ... et al. ; photograph by Somchai Vorasastra and staff].
ContributionsNikhom Musikakhāma., Somchai Vorasastra., Sirikit, Queen, consort of Bhumibol Adulyadej, King of Thailand, 1932-, Siam Society.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsIN PROCESS
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 218 p. :
Number of Pages218
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1257313M
LC Control Number94915606

Thailand - Thailand - The Thon Buri and Early Bangkok periods: A new era in Thai history began with the rise to power of Taksin, a military commander of great skill and charismatic personality who succeeded within a decade after the fall of Ayutthaya in expelling the Burmans and making himself king of Siam. In Taksin established his new capital at Thon Buri, on the opposite side of the.   Neither Anon nor any of the protesters have been charged with breaking Thailand’s ‘lese majeste’ law, which punishes criticism of the monarchy by up to 15 years in prison.

June the Pastoureaux enter Albi. They are on the 29th in Carcassonne. The revolt of the shepherds spreads in Navarre, in the Basque provinces, in the south of Aquitaine and the Languedoc. In a tsunami, or giant sea wave, struck Thailand. Thousands of people were killed. In Yingluck Shinawatra became Thailand’s first female prime minister. She served in the position until In King Bhumibol, who had ruled Thailand for 70 years, died on October

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