Alec Waugh Bangkok: The Story of a City

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Bangkok: The Story of a City

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A fluent and affectionate portrait not only of the city of Bangkok, known to the Thais as `the city of angels', but also of the dynasty and culture that created it. Cutting through confusion and veiled mystery, Waugh unravels the plots, coups, wars, assassinations, invasions, and counter-coups of two hundred years of history as if they were this evening's gossip. This description of the genius, fascination, and enduring vitality of Bangkok is told with Waugh's customary delight in life and sensual appreciation.

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Book Description Eland Publishing Ltd. Book Condition: New. Presents the portrait not only of the city of Bangkok, but also of the dynasty and culture which created it. This work unravels the plots, coups, wars, assassinations, invasions and counter-coups of three hundred years of history. Num Pages: 224 pages, 1 port. BIC Classification: 1FMT; WTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 15. Weight in Grams: 280. . 2008. Paperback. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9780955010521

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