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"Whiskey Oscar Seven Bravo..."/WO7B, A Tale of Cambodia, 1993 By O.B. Wright
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NEVER BEFORE TOLD! WO7B…the call sign for a team of expats sent to extract foreign nationals from Cambodia in May,1993. With a staged civil war beginning, and bound by agreement to have no... More > armed troops in Cambodia, the US found its citizens scattered throughout Cambodia and called on men for help that could not be linked to it if captured or killed. Revealed are the international politics and why this team was sent to rescue an American Doctor and his daughters from capture by the Khmer Rouge. From a nightclub in Bangkok, to the horrors of the Cambodian jungle, each scene is vividly described. “WO7B” is a discovery of the driving forces of the region, their secrets and the actions of those caught in the storm created by the new bureaucracy seated behind the desks of the “next generation” UN. Articles within describe the UN’s press for the elections before the house of cards fell in. A brief bio of Pol Pot explains how he rose to the equal height of Hitler in Hell. Maps and photos.< Less
300 DAYS By Milos Subotincic
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Sit back and enjoy Misha's travelogue to the exotic Far East (China, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Indonesia and Thailand.) Operating on a modest budget and sticking to a loose itinerary, he... More > focuses on local custom, history and archaeological wonder. Solo-traveller 73-year-old Misha departs Toronto with no agenda - except that of the curious backpacker. This, as one might expect, leads to no shortage of adventure and high-intrigue. Not a diary, but rather a close-up and critical, personal perspective. Misha skilfully weaves a rich and rewarding tapestry meant for all travellers, armchair or otherwise. Exercise the travel bug - in you. Illustrated with 8 maps and more than 150 photos.< Less
300 DAYS By Milos Subotincic
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Sit back and enjoy Misha's travelogue to the exotic Far East (China, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Indonesia and Thailand.) Operating on a modest budget and sticking to a loose itinerary, he... More > focuses on local custom, history and archaeological wonder. Solo-traveller 73-year-old Misha departs Toronto with no agenda - except that of the curious backpacker. This, as one might expect, leads to no shortage of adventure and high-intrigue. Not a diary, but rather a close-up and critical, personal perspective. Misha skilfully weaves a rich and rewarding tapestry meant for all travellers, armchair or otherwise. Exercise the travel bug - in you. Illustrated with 8 maps and more than 150 photos.< Less
Vela, Volume 1 By Sarah Menkedick et al.
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Since 2011, Vela Magazine has published creative nonfiction inspired by travel, written by women. In this first print collection, go dirtbagging in the Yukon, attend a Khmer wedding, ride horses in... More > Navajo Nation, keep up with the boys across Europe, examine the relics of past travels, and fall in love during Oaxaca's revolution.< Less
Angkor: Eighth Wonder of the World By Andrew Forbes et al.
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For much of the second half of the 20th century Cambodia was racked by war and famine. Considered a sideshow in the Vietnam War, the country was nevertheless invaded by both North and South Vietnam,... More > bombed to smithereens by the United States, and—worst of all—ruled, between 1975 and 1979, by Pol Pot’s genocidal Khmer Rouge regime. Things were so bad that the very name Cambodia became synonymous with pain and suffering. Yet it was not always so. Before its rice fields were stained with blood, Cambodia was celebrated as a land of fertile tranquility where a Buddhist people continued the myriad artistic and cultural traditions of the old Khmer Empire, exemplified by the extraordinary temple of Angkor Wat, surely the Eighth Wonder of the World. Angkor has to be seen to be believed. It is the largest religious site in the world and the major cultural and historical attraction in all of Southeast Asia. 20,000 words, 81 contemporary images, 18 historic images, 7 maps< Less
The Middle Ages: History Activity Pages for Kingfisher History or Notebooking By T. Ann Burgess
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History Activity Pages are a loose set of activity pages that can be used with the Kingfisher History Encyclopedia. Each page corresponds to a section of the encyclopedia and should be used after... More > reading the related section. Also, each page corresponds to the Online History Lessons available on our website - bratcatink.weebly.com. The History Activity Pages have been left in a loose format for ease of use in Notebooking. The activity pages contain the following sections: Questions, Map Activity, Matching or Creative Activity, Time Line Activity. These activity pages are complete and user friendly for both parent or teacher. This set covers the following: The Crusades, Knighthood, Ireland, Shoguns & Samurai, European Trade, Venice, Mali & Ethiopia, Benin & Zimbabwe, Religion in the Middle Ages, The Mogul Empire, The Aztecs & Incas, Medieval Explorers, The Hundred Years' War, The Black Death, The Ming Dynasty, Constantinople, & The Khmer Empire. The time period is from AD 1100 - 1500.< Less
Voyage tout en contraste au Cambodge, "Pays du sourire" By Roberte-Anne Bijlenga
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Des touristes entreprennent un voyage au Cambodge. La visite des temples commence d'une façon classique quand lentement l'atmosphère entre eux et le guide se transforme en une... More > communion pleine d'émotion. L'histoire des lieux s'imprègne d'un autre voyage aux tréfonds de l'âme humaine. Une âme humaine qui revient de l'enfer.< Less
YouBiquity Angkor By Wayne Fernandez & Latasha Proctor
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As you turn the pages of Angkor, begin to visualize the breathtaking beauty of this ancient land. For so very long, Angkor was a secret, and, although it was known to most western scholars, it never... More > quite enjoyed the popularity of other ancient sites. In Angkor, you can walk amongst the ruins of holy shrines, meant only for kings and monks, and imagine a time when the Khmers were a powerful civilization. Low Resolution Edition< Less
Remember Cambodia: The Aftermath of War By Sheila Pinkel
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This book is about the realities and dilemmas which confronted Cambodian people, especially those who escaped to refugee camps at the Thai-Cambodian border after 1979. It includes photographs taken... More > in three of those camps, Site 2, Site 8 and Kao-I-Dang. It includes maps of Cambodian history and a brief history of Cambodia and the border camps which were established after 1979. And it includes testimony by Cambodian people about their experiences during the years of Khmer Rouge control.< Less
Jungle Girl By Edgar Rice Burroughs
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In far Cambodia, where the Khmer kings built their mighty temples and vanished from the earth with their millions of subjects hundreds of years ago, leaving no trace upon the written pages of... More > history, are secrets yet undivulged to man, jungles that even natives never enter. Into such went Gordon King. There are drama, mystery, adventure, and love awaiting you between the covers of this book. It is fast moving, spectacular, gripping, and once you start it, you will not want to lay it down until you have learned what fate awaits Gordon King and the Jungle Girl.< Less

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