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The Mekong: Turbulent Past, Uncertain Future

The Mekong A compelling, lively narrative history of the peoples and cultures of the great river of Southeast Asia, The Mekong spans two thousand years--from the dawn of civilization on the Mekong Delta to the political and environmental challenges the region faces today. Beginning with the rise of ancient seafaring civilizations at Oc Eco and moving on to the glory of the Cambodian empire in the first mille Full description

Important places

Dali (1)
Louangphrabang (2)
Phnom Penh (19)
Vientiane (18)


Yunnan (9)
Vientiane [prefecture] (18)
Louangphrabang (2)
Phnom Penh (19)


China (2,041)
Cambodia (177)
Vietnam (638)
Laos (18)

Other geographical areas

Indochina Peninsula (557)
Eastern Asia (2,196)
South-Eastern Asia (2,613)