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Khur-Yearn, Jotika (2016) 'Under the eyes of French adventurers: Social conditions of the Upper Mekong Region in the 1860s.' SEALG Newsletter (47). pp. 7-14.

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Abstract

This paper is an attempt of revisiting some old sceneries of the Upper Mekong Region around the year 1867 AD, by following the footsteps of the French Mekong Expedition, also known as the Mekong Exploration Commission. The main discussion will be about some highlights of remarkable places and people of the Upper Mekong Region, including social customs and traditions of practices as recorded in the report of the commission.

Item Type: Journal Article
Keywords: Mekong Region, Shan State, Golden Triangle, French Mekong Expedition
SOAS Departments & Centres: Regional Centres and Institutes > Centre of South East Asian Studies
Administration and Professional Services > Library and Information Services
Date Deposited: 29 Jan 2016 12:23
URI: http://eprints.soas.ac.uk/id/eprint/21868

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