The troubled years of mid-19th century, when Cambodia was struggling to survive as a nation.
Travelers, Dreamers, Adventurers and Agitators: Common Worlds and Uncommon Lives Across Nineteenth–Century Cambodia
A fascinating exploration of lesser known, unofficial documents and testimonies on pre-colonial Cambodia and the French push for colonization.
"The temple stands solitary and alone in the jungle, in too perfect order to be called a ruin, a relic...
The English, more complete version of the historic travelogue by naturalist and explorer Henri Mouhot.