For these gigantic replicas, French powers-that-be recruited the best architects and craftsmen. However, ideological self-celebration primed over accuracy.
One of the first accounts of Angkor and the surrounding Kingdom of Cambodia by a Western traveler.
A portrait of one of the most controversed member of the Mekong Expedition, and a plea for 'enlightened colonialism' in...
Anthony van Diemen versus King Ramadhipati I
Explorers, archeological campaigns, first rebuilding efforts in late 19th century and several decades of the 20th century.