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Insight Guides: Laos & Cambodia By Insight Guides

Insight Guides: Laos & Cambodia by Insight Guides


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Summary

Provides both inspiration and information to plan a memorable trip to Indochina. This book features the history and rich culture, from the architectural styles of Angkor, the French influence, and the Khmer Rouge years, to the Royal Ballet of Cambodia and the lowdown on cycle touring in Laos.

Insight Guides: Laos & Cambodia Summary

Insight Guides: Laos & Cambodia by Insight Guides

This guide contains illuminating text, written by local writers, bringing to life the country's history, culture, arts and people. The new rounded spine makes the book more tactile and easier to carry and the evocative colour photography gives a real feel for the destination.

About Insight Guides

Andrew Forbes graduated in Chinese Studies from the University of Leeds before completing an MA in Islamic Studies and a Ph.D. in Central Asian History. He lectured in East African History at the University of Khartoum (1977-78) and in Islamic Studies at the University of Aberdeen (1982-88). He has traveled extensively in Asia and Africa and has worked with Insight on more than 30 guides. Currently he is editor of Crescent Press Agency and of Pictures From History, an online image library specialising in historical images of Asia.
David Henley is a professional photographer and travel writer based in Chiang Mai, Thailand, where he has lived with his wife and family for more than 20 years. He has worked with Insight on more than 30 guides, as well as writing and providing images for a wide range of other publishing houses and publications. He has traveled extensively in Asia, and is currently Managing Director of CPA Media Ltd (Crescent Press Agency) and of Pictures From History, an online image library specialising in historical images of Asia.
Adam Bray has contributed to more than 25 books on travel in Southeast Asia and has reported on his discoveries of ancient Hindu temples and jungle adventures with lost tribes for the likes of CNN, CNNGo, the BBC and National Geographic Traveler. Travels further abroad have taken him to visit Rwanda's mountain gorillas and report from New Zealand's Hobbit holes for SyFy. Adam currently resides in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
Simon Stewart is an English freelance writer based in Bangkok, who has lived and worked in Southeast Asia for 10 years - stints in Cambodia and Laos included. He divides his time between university lecturing and travel writing and has written for a variety of publications, on topics ranging from cycling and backpacking to adventure and high-end tourism within Southeast Asia.

Additional information

GOR006342025
9781780051376
1780051379
Insight Guides: Laos & Cambodia by Insight Guides
Used - Very Good
Paperback
APA Publications
2013-02-01
376
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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