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Cambodia's Curse (12 Edition)
Cambodia's Curse (12 Edition)
by Brinkley Joel
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A generation after the Khmer Rouge, Cambodia shows every sign of having overcome its history--the streets of Phnom Penh are paved; skyscrapers dot the skyline. But under this façade lies a country still haunted by its years of terror. Joel... (read more)

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First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers (P.S.)
First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers (P.S.)
by Loung Ung
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One of seven children of a high-ranking government official, Loung Ung lived a privileged life in the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh until the age of five. Then, in April 1975, Pol Pot's Khmer Rouge army stormed into the city, forcing Ung's family to... (read more)

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When Broken Glass Floats: Growing Up Under the Khmer Rouge
When Broken Glass Floats: Growing Up Under the Khmer Rouge
by Chanrithy Him
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In the Cambodian proverb, "when broken glass floats" is the time when evil triumphs over good. That time began in 1975, when the Khmer Rouge took power in Cambodia and the Him family began their trek through the hell of the "killing fields." In a... (read more)

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Khmer Women on the Move: Exploring Work and Life in Urban Cambodia
Khmer Women on the Move: Exploring Work and Life in Urban Cambodia
by Annuska Derks
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Khmer Women on the Move offers a fascinating ethnography of young Cambodian women who move from the countryside to work in Cambodia's capital city, Phnom Penh. Female migration and urban employment are rising, triggered by Cambodia's transition from a... (read more)

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First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers
First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers
by Loung Ung
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From a childhood survivor of Cambodia's brutal Pol Pot regime comes an unforgettable narrative of war crimes and desperate actions, the unnerving strength of a small girl and her family, and their triumph of spirit. Until the age of five, Lounge Ung... (read more)

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Road of Lost Innocence: the True Story of a Cambodian Heroine (09 Edition)
Road of Lost Innocence: the True Story of a Cambodian Heroine (09 Edition)
by Somaly Mam
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A portion of the proceeds of this book will be donated to the Somaly Mam Foundation. A riveting, raw, and beautiful memoir of tragedy and hope Born in a village deep in the Cambodian forest, Somaly Mam was sold into sexual slavery by her grandfather when... (read more)

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Facing the Torturer
Facing the Torturer
by Francois Bizot
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The author of the acclaimed memoir The Gate now gives us a mesmerizing account of his personal relationship with one of the most infamous torturers of the twentieth century, and of his transformative experience observing and participating in that man... (read more)

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Survival in the Killing Fields
Survival in the Killing Fields
by Haing Ngor
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A gripping memoir of life under the communist Khmer Rouge regime.... (read more)

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Phnom Penh: A Cultural History (Cityscapes)
Phnom Penh: A Cultural History (Cityscapes)
by Milton Osborne
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As a one-time resident of Phnom Penh and an authority on Southeast Asia, Milton Osborne provides a colorful account of the troubled history and appealing culture of Cambodia's capital city. Osborne sheds light on Phnom Penh's early history, when first... (read more)

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Cambodia's Curse: The Modern History of a Troubled Land
Cambodia's Curse: The Modern History of a Troubled Land
by Joel Brinkley
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A generation after the Khmer Rouge, Cambodia shows every sign of having overcome its history--the streets of Phnom Penh are paved; skyscrapers dot the skyline. But under this façade lies a country still haunted by its years of terror. Joel... (read more)

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Landmines in Cambodia: Past, Present, and Future
Landmines in Cambodia: Past, Present, and Future
by Wade C Roberts
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War, genocide, and foreign occupation have taken their toll on Cambodia. These events have demolished infrastructure, overturned ruling parties, and led to the deaths of millions. Although these events are now past, many of the resulting ramifications... (read more)

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Sanctuary: Temples of Angkor
Sanctuary: Temples of Angkor
by Steve Mccurry
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- Beautiful and evocative colour photographs of the temples of Angkor in Cambodia, among the world's most impressive monuments - Documents a magical world of carved gods, weathered masonry, tangled vegetation and orange-robed monks - Accompanied by an... (read more)

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When Broken Glass Floats: Growing Up Under the Khmer Rouge
When Broken Glass Floats: Growing Up Under the Khmer Rouge
by Chanrithy Him
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A Cambodian survivor unrolls the reels of her memory to deliver this heart-wrenching memoir of growing up under the brutal reign of the Khmer Rouge and trekking through the "killing fields" of rudimentary labor camps. Photos.... (read more)

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The Master of Confessions: The Making of a Khmer Rouge Torturer
The Master of Confessions: The Making of a Khmer Rouge Torturer
by Thierry Cruvellier
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An Eichmann in Jerusalem for the Khmer Rouge, Thierry Cruvellier's The Master of Confessions is a harrowing account of the trial of Duch, director of the regime's most brutal prison. Cruvellier paints a startling portrait of a war criminal... (read more)

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First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers
First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers
by Loung Ung
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One of seven children of a high-ranking government official, Loung Ung lived a privileged life in the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh until the age of five. Then, in April 1975, Pol Pot's Khmer Rouge army stormed into the city, forcing Ung's family to... (read more)

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Facing Death in Cambodia
Facing Death in Cambodia
by Peter Maguire
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This book is the story of Peter Maguire's effort to learn how Cambodia's "culture of impunity" developed, why it persists, and the failures of the "international community" to confront the Cambodian genocide. Written from a personal and historical... (read more)

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The Elimination: A Survivor of the Khmer Rouge Confronts His Past and the Commandant of the Killing Fields
The Elimination: A Survivor of the Khmer Rouge Confronts His Past and the Commandant of the Killing Fields
by Rithy Panh
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From the internationally acclaimed director of S-21: The Khmer Rouge Killing Machine, a survivor’s autobiography that confronts the evils of the Khmer Rouge dictatorship. Rithy Panh was only thirteen years old when the Khmer Rouge expelled his... (read more)

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The New Interventionism 1991-1994 (Cambridge Air Surveys)
The New Interventionism 1991-1994 (Cambridge Air Surveys)
by James Mayall
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This book explores the experience of the United Nations in Cambodia, former Yugoslavia, and Somalia.... (read more)

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Voices from S-21
Voices from S-21
by David Chandler
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"The Khmer Rouge terror constitutes one of the most horrific instances of mass murder in the twentieth century, and Chandler has immersed himself in a unique and largely unexplored collection of primary sources from hell. This will be a very important... (read more)

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Cambodia: A Report from a Strickened Land
Cambodia: A Report from a Strickened Land
by Henry Kamm
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Based on his observations over three decades, Henry Kamm, Pulitzer Prize-winning NEW YORK TIMES Southeast Asia correspondent, unravels the complexities of Cambodia. Kamm's invaluable document--a factual and personal account of its troubled history... (read more)

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