by Network Startup Resource Center, University of Oregon in Eugene, Ore .
Written in English
|Other titles||Internet in Thailand, Prawat ʻinthœ̄net Thai|
|Statement||Sirin Palasri, Steven G. Huter, Zita Wenzel.|
|Contributions||Huter, Steven G., Wenzel, Zita., Sirin Palasri.|
|LC Classifications||TK5105.875.I57 S558 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||61, 66 p. :|
|Number of Pages||66|
|LC Control Number||99909910|
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It’s not a book about Thais, but it’s about an important event in world history that took place in Thailand. You can visit the bridge today in Kanchanaburi, about hours by bus from Bangkok. The Japanese captors treated their slave laborers (60, Allied POWs and , Tamils, Chinese, Javanese, Malayans, Thais, and Burmese) horribly. This highly acclaimed book, the standard history of Thailand for almost twenty years, has now been completely revised by the author. David K. Wyatt has also . This book was made into a seemingly more popular movie in Many people claim that the movie The Beach, starring Leonardo Dicaprio, put Thailand on the tourist shoestring of places to visit throughout Southeast Asia. Scenes from the impeccable Maya Bay in the south of Thailand take over the screen as a much younger DiCaprio runs around like. (shelved 13 times as thai-novels) avg rating — 1, ratings — published