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Discoveries: Khmer (Discoveries)by Thierry Zephir
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The Khmer Empire of ancient Cambodia has as its capital the magnificent palace and temple complex of Angkor, today a mysterious and beautiful ruin deep in the jungle of Southeast Asia. This book rediscovers the lost world of the Khmer empire, reveals its art and architecture, traces its Chinese and Indian influences, and describes its rise and fall. 143 illustrations, 115 in color. 2 gatefolds. 128 p.
Well-written, loaded with information, and with a rich assortment of illustrations, each Discoveries "RM" volume is a look at one facet of art, archaeology, music, history, philosophy, popular culture, science, or nature. These innovatively designed, affordably priced, compact paperbacks bring ideas to life and amplify our understanding of civilization in a new way.
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