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Discoveries: Khmer (Discoveries)

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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.

Synopsis:

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.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780810928534
Author:
Zephir, Thierry
Publisher:
Harry N. Abrams
Location:
New York :
Subject:
History
Subject:
Anthropology - Cultural
Subject:
Southeast Asia
Subject:
Cambodia
Subject:
Cambodia History 800-1444.
Subject:
Asia - Southeast Asia
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Harry Abrams
Series:
Discoveries Harry Abrams
Publication Date:
19980301
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 8 up to 17
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
7 x 5 x 0.25 in 0.48 lb
Age Level:
from 13 up to 99

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"Synopsis" by , 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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