Ancient Angkor by Michael Freeman and Claude Jacques
by Michael Freeman and Claude Jacques
River Books, 2003, paperback with wraps, colour photographs throughout, paperback, ISBN 9748225275
Near Fine Condition, minor edge-wear,
'The renowned French scholar, Claude Jacques, has studied Angkor and its history for the past 30 years, while Michael Freeman has made many photographic trips there during a 15 year period. Ancient Angkor embodies the fruits of their collaboration and includes the results of new research and discoveries made during recent excavations.
Detailed plans and descriptions unravel the complex reliefs of Angkor Wat and the Bayon, while small but interesting temples not covered in other books are also described. Grouping the temples into easy-to-visit itineraries, and with useful hotel and travel information, Ancient Angkor will serve both as a history of the temples in its own right and an invaluable companion guide.'