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Thailand, the threatened kingdom

Thomas A. Marks

Thailand, the threatened kingdom

by Thomas A. Marks

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Published by Institute for the Study of Conflict in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Thailand,
  • Thailand.
    • Subjects:
    • National security -- Thailand.,
    • Thailand -- History -- 1945-

    • Edition Notes

      StatementThomas A. Marks.
      SeriesConflict studies ;, no. 115
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD839.3 .C6 no. 115, DS586 .C6 no. 115
      The Physical Object
      Pagination20 p. :
      Number of Pages20
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4224270M
      LC Control Number80504199

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        Thailand News -- Thailand official news and information Updated official news and information in English about Thailand by the Foreign Office, Government Public Relations Department, Office of the Prime Minister. Web Site. THAILAND. Kingdom of Thailand. COUNTRY OVERVIEW LOCATION AND SIZE. Situated in Southeast Asia, Thailand is adjoined to Laos and Burma to the north, Cambodia and the Gulf of Thailand to the east, Burma and the Andaman Sea to the west, and Malaysia to the south. Its total area, which is about twice the size of Wyoming, measures , square.


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