Mekong Turbulent Past, Uncertain Future

ISBN-10: 0802138020

ISBN-13: 9780802138026

Edition: 2000 (Reprint)

Authors: Milton Osborne

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Book details

List price: $16.00
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Incorporated
Publication date: 5/16/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 320
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.836
Language: English

Preface
The Mekong River and Region: an Outline Chronology
Prologue
Monuments, Tombs and a Great River
a River Gives Birth to an Empire
Priests, Freebooters and Merchants: Europeans Discover the Mekong
Filling in the Blanks on the Map: Henri Mouhot and the Rediscovery of Angkor
the Mekong Explored: from Hope to Disappointment
the Mekong Explored: from Disappointment to Tragedy
Gunboats and 'Conquered Hearts': Exploration and Imperial Rivalry Along the Mekong
Navigating the Mekong: Challenge, Illusion and Defeat
Fear and Fascination: the Colonial Years Along the Mekong
Wars and Their Aftermath
War, Failed Peace and Plans for the Mekong
War, Victory and Defeat Along the Mekong
Tragedies of Peace
the Mekong at Peace: Dams, Plans and Controversies I
the Mekong at Peace: Dams, Plans and Controversies II
Bridges Over Troubled Waters and Lands: Present Imperfect, Future Uncertain
Epilogue
Sources, Notes and Acknowledgements
Index
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