Strongman: The Extraordinary Life of Hun Sen PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

Strongman: The Extraordinary Life of Hun Sen free pdf Strongman: The Extraordinary Life of Hun Sen is the biography of the Cambodian leader whose private life has been a closely guarded secret. Fully updated and revised from the authors' first edition (Hun Sen: Strongman of Cambodia, published 1999), this volume is based on recently declassified archival documents and hours of new interviews with Hun Sen, his wife Bun Rany, son Hun Manet, other family members and associates. The book chronicles the life of Hun Sen from obscurity as a pagoda boy to strongman status. It reveals the life of Hun Sen and Bun Rany under the Khmer Rouge regime, their troubled romance as junior Khmer Rouge cadres, his escape to Vietnam, and triumphant return to liberate his country from genocide, and his emergence as the longest-serving leader in Southeast Asia.

About Harish C. Mehta

Harish C. Mehta is a historian with a PhD from McMaster University. He teaches American foreign relations, Southeast Asian history, the Vietnam Wars and world history at the University of Toronto, McMaster University, and Trent University. He is the author of three books on Cambodia and has published articles in the journals Peace

Details Book

Author : Harish C. Mehta
Publisher : Marshall Cavendish International (Asia) Pte Ltd
Data Published : 15 June 2013
ISBN : 9814361291
EAN : 9789814361293
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 400 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews Strongman: The Extraordinary Life of Hun Sen



17 Comments Add a comment




Related eBooks Download


  • The Elimination free pdfThe Elimination

    From the internationally acclaimed director of "S-21: The Khmer Rouge Killing Machine." a survivor's autobiography that confronts the evils of the Khmer Rouge dictatorship. Rithy Panh was only thirteen years old when the Khmer Rouge expelled his family from Phnom Penh in 1975..


  • Facing the Khmer Rouge free pdfFacing the Khmer Rouge

    As a child growing up in Cambodia. Ronnie Yimsut played among the ruins of the Angkor Wat temples. surrounded by a close-knit community. As the Khmer Rouge gained power and began its genocidal reign of terror..


  • Buddhist Painting in Cambodia free pdfBuddhist Painting in Cambodia

    This book documents the remnants of the rich Buddhist cultural heritage of Cambodia after centuries of wars and destruction culminating with the genocide and cultural annihilation of the Khmer Rouge. The most important mural paintings of Cambodia are examined after discussion of Buddhist art in general..


  • Earth in Flower - The Divine Mystery of the Cambodian Dance Drama free pdfEarth in Flower - The Divine Mystery of the Cambodian Dance Drama

    An extraordinary account of Southeast Asia's most esoteric female performing art: the ancient Cambodian ballet. Since the dawn of recorded history. Khmer royalty nurtured a spiritual dance unique to their kingdom..


  • Earth in Flower - The Divine Mystery of the Cambodian Dance Drama free pdfEarth in Flower - The Divine Mystery of the Cambodian Dance Drama

    An extraordinary account of Southeast Asia's most esoteric female performing art: the ancient Cambodian ballet. Since the dawn of recorded history. Khmer royalty nurtured a spiritual dance unique to their kingdom..


  • Strongman: The Extraordinary Life of Hun Sen free pdfStrongman: The Extraordinary Life of Hun Sen

    How Do I Download Ebooks For Free. Strongman: The Extraordinary Life of Hun Sen is the biography of the Cambodian leader whose private life has been a closely guarded secret. Fully updated and revised