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The Resource A short history of Laos : the land in between, Grant Evans

A short history of Laos : the land in between, Grant Evans

Label
A short history of Laos : the land in between
Title
A short history of Laos
Title remainder
the land in between
Statement of responsibility
Grant Evans
Title variation
Laos
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Evans, Grant
Dewey number
959.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Intended audience
1410
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
DS555.5
LC item number
.E93 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Short history of Asia series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Laos
Label
A short history of Laos : the land in between, Grant Evans
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-240) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Before Laos: Tai -- Lan Xang kingdom -- Rise and fall of Lan Xang -- Last of the warrior kings -- Luang Phrabang in the nineteenth century -- Lao and Siamese -- Le Laos Francais: Laos mapped -- La mission civilatrice -- Colonial administration -- Revolts -- C olonial society -- Nationalism -- Lao Issara movement -- End of colonialism -- Royal Lao government: 1950s; years of optimism -- American mission civilatrice -- Phu nyai politics -- Life under the Pather Lao -- Minorities -- War, and the destruction of the RLG: War years -- New society? -- Final coalition -- Lao People's Democratic Republic: Exodus -- Prison camps -- Hmong resistance -- National security -- Vietnam's mission civiliatrice -- Collectivisation -- Stabilisation -- Only one party -- Culture and society -- Minorities -- New economic contradictions -- One step forward, two steps backward -- Laos in the modern world: Region -- Diaspora -- History and nation
Control code
ocm52312494
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvi, 251 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781864489972
Lccn
2003269528
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (1 color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)52312494
  • (Sirsi) a855036
Label
A short history of Laos : the land in between, Grant Evans
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-240) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Before Laos: Tai -- Lan Xang kingdom -- Rise and fall of Lan Xang -- Last of the warrior kings -- Luang Phrabang in the nineteenth century -- Lao and Siamese -- Le Laos Francais: Laos mapped -- La mission civilatrice -- Colonial administration -- Revolts -- C olonial society -- Nationalism -- Lao Issara movement -- End of colonialism -- Royal Lao government: 1950s; years of optimism -- American mission civilatrice -- Phu nyai politics -- Life under the Pather Lao -- Minorities -- War, and the destruction of the RLG: War years -- New society? -- Final coalition -- Lao People's Democratic Republic: Exodus -- Prison camps -- Hmong resistance -- National security -- Vietnam's mission civiliatrice -- Collectivisation -- Stabilisation -- Only one party -- Culture and society -- Minorities -- New economic contradictions -- One step forward, two steps backward -- Laos in the modern world: Region -- Diaspora -- History and nation
Control code
ocm52312494
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvi, 251 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781864489972
Lccn
2003269528
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (1 color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)52312494
  • (Sirsi) a855036

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