By John Burgess
A poignant glimpse into the lifestyle of 12th Century Cambodia. need to know who have been the folk who equipped the temples, grew the rice and served within the palace protect? learn a girl of Angkor.
– sunrise Rooney, writer of Angkor – Cambodia’s Wondrous Khmer Temples
A fantastic and compelling tale that vividly inspires the consideration, violence, and wonder of the vanished Khmer empire, as informed throughout the testimony of 1 extraordinary lady. it is a genuine page-turner of a story within which Burgess brings us into the harmful global of palace intrigues and into the lives of Angkor’s usual people.
– Michael D. Coe, writer of Angkor and the Khmer Civilization
A lady of Angkor is a robust paintings of mind's eye that takes the reader to a far off time and position and makes the tale vividly actual. throughout the voice of his heroine, Sray, John Burgess conjures a narrative of a Khmer kinfolk whose lives are interwoven with the construction of the mystical, mysterious temple of Angkor Wat. this can be old fiction with a distinction – a couple of humans whose heritage has been obscured and deserted just like the tremendous shrine that for therefore many centuries lay hidden within the jungle.
– David Ignatius, columnist for The Washington put up and writer of Bloodmoney
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A Woman of Angkor by John Burgess