• Creator
  • Mahasila Wirawong
  • Created Date
  • 1997-12
  • Description
  • The article features the history of Viangchan (or Vientiane in French), the capital city of Laos. A prominent Lao thinker, the author illustrates where the city's name was originated and how the city was settled. He supports his arguments by drawing on various sorts of historical evidence. The article is accompanied by a profile of Prince Suphanuwong, the late radical Laotian prince who favored Socialism and later served as the country's Presi... more
    The article features the history of Viangchan (or Vientiane in French), the capital city of Laos. A prominent Lao thinker, the author illustrates where the city's name was originated and how the city was settled. He supports his arguments by drawing on various sorts of historical evidence. The article is accompanied by a profile of Prince Suphanuwong, the late radical Laotian prince who favored Socialism and later served as the country's President until 1991. less
  • Format
  • text
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