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Stalking the Elephant Kings

In Search of Laos (Latitude 20 Book)

by Christopher Kremmer

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by University of Hawaii Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Travel writing,
  • Politics and government,
  • History - General History,
  • 20th Century Description And Travel,
  • Indo-China - History,
  • History,
  • Laos,
  • History: World,
  • Asia - Southeast,
  • Journeys,
  • Travel,
  • Asia - Southeast Asia,
  • 1975-,
  • Description and travel,
  • Kremmer, Christopher

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages215
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8161408M
    ISBN 100824820215
    ISBN 109780824820213

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    by Martin Stuart-Fox Book Description: This authoritative and wide-ranging history focuses on the period from the founding of modern Laos as a French colony to its independence, involvement in the war in Vietnam, the formation of the communist republic, and the present authoritarian government. Bell published two books on his time in Africa, The wanderings of an elephant hunter in and Karamojo safari in , along with a number of articles. Bell is considered one of the most successful of Africa's professional elephant hunters.

      Stephen King is one of the most prolific authors of the modern age whose last name isn’t “Patterson.” He’s written 60+ books in his career, and doesn’t appear to be slowing down any time soon. Dozens of his stories have been adapted for film & TV, and even that number has been increasing over the last couple : Katie Mclain. In Stalking the Elephant Kings: In Search of Laos Kremmer presents a rare look at life in Laos over more than two decades since the communist takeover of that country.


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