Hamilton, Alexander and Charney, Michael W. (2006) 'Account of Pegu and the Voyage to Cambodia and Siam in 1718 by Alexander Hamilton, edited by Michael W. Charney.' SOAS Bulletin of Burma Research 4(2), pp. 98-122.
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Captain Alexander Hamilton collated an account of his voyage to Cambodia and Siam in 1718 with accounts of his experiences in Pegu and elsewhere on earlier travels, as well as information he had gathered about certain other locations (such as Arakan) in his A New Account of the East Indies (Edinburgh, 1727). While the original account also included accounts of parts of the Malay world and “Cochinchina,” these have been excluded from the following text. The account begins with a brief account of Chittagong and concludes with eastern mainland Southeast Asia. Edited for the SBBR by Michael W. Charney.
|SOAS Departments & Centres:||Faculty of Arts and Humanities > Department of History|
|Depositing User:||Michael Charney|
|Date Deposited:||29 Sep 2010 11:13|
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