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7 edition of Modern Nations of the World - Thailand (Modern Nations of the World) found in the catalog.

Modern Nations of the World - Thailand (Modern Nations of the World)

by Geoffrey A. Campbell

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Lucent Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geographical information systems (GIS) & remote sensing,
  • Thailand,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 People & Places,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • People & Places - Asia,
  • Social Sciences,
  • History - Asia,
  • Juvenile literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatBoard book
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8613429M
    ISBN 101560068663
    ISBN 109781560068662
    OCLC/WorldCa46872116

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Disappearing books. Introduction: a unique and modern nation --A resource-rich land --Early history --The forming of a modern nation --The people: unity amid diversity --Arts and culture --Challenges facing modern Thailand. Series Title: Modern nations of the world.

Responsibility: by Geoffrey A. Campbell. Over and above these mysterious practices and ancient customs, modern Thailand is a product of the late Great Rama IX Bhumibol Adulyadej.

Most Thai people have only known one King. Born in Europe and educated during World War II, Bhumibol was the son of a Harvard medical doctor who had a penchant for jazz music and fast cars. Thailand is a fascinating country with a very rich culture and history. Today, it is home to over 60 million people, and is a newly industrialized nation with an emerging world economy.

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