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Chandler, David P. (David Porter) 1933-

Overview
Works: 126 works in 562 publications in 8 languages and 22,186 library holdings
Genres: History  Biographies  Juvenile works  Literature  Guidebooks  Portraits  Sources  Autobiographies  Conference papers and proceedings  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Translator, Contributor, Publishing director, Creator, htt
Classifications: DS554.5, 959.6
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David P Chandler
A history of Cambodia by David P Chandler( Book )

92 editions published between 1983 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 3,391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a history of Cambodia from its beginnings to the events of the 1970's
Voices from S-21 : terror and history in Pol Pot's secret prison by David P Chandler( )

30 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and Japanese and held by 2,758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the confessions under torture of the political enemies of Pol Pot discovered in a prison code-named S-21 when the Vietnamese took over Phnom Penh in Jan. 1979. These documents are supplemented by interviews with survivors and former workers to bring to life the story of a people consumed in a course of auto-genocide
Brother Number One : a political biography of Pol Pot by David P Chandler( Book )

47 editions published between 1992 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 2,710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whose effects were genocidal, he oversaw the deaths of more than one million of his nation's people. The political career of Saloth Sar (b. 1928), better known by his nom de guerre Pol Pot, forms a critical but largely inaccessible portion of twentieth-century Cambodian history. What we know about his life is sketchy: a comfortable childhood, three years of study in France, and a short career as a schoolteacher preceded several years - spent mostly in hiding - as a
Facing the Khmer Rouge : a Cambodian journey by Ronnie Yimsut( )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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, his life became a nightmare. In this stunning memoir, Yimsut describes how, in the wake of death and destruction, he decides to live. Facing the Khmer Rouge shows Ronnie Yimsut's personal quest to rehabilitate himself, make a new life in America, and then return to Cambodia to help rebuild the land of his birth
In search of Southeast Asia : a modern history by David P Chandler( )

31 editions published between 1957 and 1993 in English and held by 1,601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sydøstasiens historie fra det 18. århundrede til nutiden
The tragedy of Cambodian history : politics, war, and revolution since 1945 by David P Chandler( Book )

25 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 1,587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the political history of Cambodia between 1945 and 1979, a period of unrest and misery culminating in the devastating revolutionary excesses of the Pol Pot regime. Chandler considers the reasons for the revolution and how it was related to other events in Southeast Asia
People of virtue : reconfiguring religion, power and morality in Cambodia today by Alexandra Kent( )

12 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The importance of this volume is not only that it contributes to the new interest in religion in Cambodia but also because it places the religious revival in a nuanced social, cultural and political context and shows how Cambodia pursues order in large part through reference to her past."--BOOK JACKET
At the edge of the forest : essays on Cambodia, history, and narrative in honor of David Chandler by Judy Ledgerwood( )

8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by David Chandler's groundbreaking work on Cambodian attempts to find order in the aftermath of turmoil, these essays explore Cambodian history using a rich variety of sources that cast light on Khmer perceptions of violence, wildness, and order, examining the "forest" and cultured space, and the fraught "edge" where they meet
End of empire : 100 days in 1945 that changed Asia and the world( )

10 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Events during the one hundred days following Hiroshima had a profound effect on politics and society for decades to come
The land and people of Cambodia by David P Chandler( Book )

11 editions published between 1972 and 1991 in English and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the history, geography, people, culture, government, and economy of Cambodia
Cambodia & Laos by David P Chandler( Book )

24 editions published between 2011 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is your indispensable guide to this beautiful part of the world. This fully updated guide includes street maps of cities and towns, plus unique illustrated cutaways, floor plans and reconstructions of the must-see sights. Vibrant full-color photography will help you visualize your destinations as you discover Cambodia and Laos one region at a time. Detailed listings will inform you of the best hotels, restaurants, bars, and shops for all budgets. Explore local festivals and markets, day trips and excursions, gorgeous beaches and waterfalls, and find your way effortlessly around the region. DK's insider tips and cultural insight will help you explore every corner of Cambodia and Laos, as if you were a local."DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Cambodia & Laos
Revolution and its aftermath in Kampuchea : eight essays by David P Chandler( Book )

8 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essential trade : Vietnamese women in a changing marketplace by Ann Marie Leshkowich( )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With close attention to daily activities and life narratives, this groundbreaking work of critical feminist economic anthropology combines theoretical insight, vivid ethnography, and moving personal stories to illuminate how the interaction between gender and class has shaped people's lives and created market socialist political economy. It provides a compelling account of postwar southern Vietnam as seen through the eyes of the dynamic women who have navigated forty years of profound change while building their businesses in the stalls of Ben Thanh market
The killing fields( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fotografisk billedreportage om krigsofre i Kampuchea
Pol Pot plans the future : confidential leadership documents from Democratic Kampuchea, 1976-1977( Book )

8 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Facing the Cambodian past : selected essays, 1971-1994 by David P Chandler( Book )

12 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General history of Cambodia early to modern
Nineteenth and twentieth century Indonesia : essays in honour of Professor J.D. Legge( Book )

9 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Khmers by Ian W Mabbett( Book )

16 editions published between 1969 and 1996 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a history of the Khmers, the people who for thousands of years inhabited the wooded interior of Cambodia. --From publisher's description
Cambodia and Laos by Tim Hannigan( Book )

1 edition published in 2019 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Admire Siem Reap's awe-inspiring Angkor Wat, sample French-Lao cuisine at Luang Prabang's waterfront restaurants or take a boat ride down the Mekong and stop off at the magical islands of Si Phan Don: everything you need to know is clearly laid out within colour-coded chapters. Discover the best of Cambodia and Laos with this indispensable travel guide. Inside DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Cambodia and Laos: - Over 20 colour maps help you navigate with ease - Simple layout makes it easy to find the information you need - Comprehensive tours and itineraries of Cambodia and Laos, designed for every interest and budget - Illustrations and floorplans show in detail the magnificent Angkor Wat, Phnom Penh's elaborately decorated Silver Pagoda, Luang Prabang's Wat Xieng Thong monastery and more - Colour photographs of Cambodia and Laos' stunning landscapes, beautiful islands, ancient wats and pagodas, Mekong Delta, bustling capital cities of Phnom Penh and Vientiane, and more - Detailed chapters, with area maps, cover Phnom Penh, Angkor, Northern Cambodia and Southern Cambodia, and Vientiane, Luang Prabang, Northern Laos, Central and Southern Laos - Historical and cultural context gives you a richer travel experience: learn about each country's complex history, landscapes and wildlife, religions, delicious cuisines, festivals, and more - Essential travel tips - our expert choices of where to stay, eat, shop and sightsee, plus useful phrases, visa and health information DK Eyewitness Travel Cambodia and Laos is a detailed, easy-to-use guide designed to help you get the most from your visit to these remarkable countries
To the end of hell : one woman's struggle to survive Cambodia's Khmer Rouge by Denise Affonço( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A French citizen, Denise Affonco, was brought up in Phnom Penh in Cambodia. When the Khmer Rouge seized power in 1975, she was deported with her family to the countryside, where they endured four years of hard labor, famine, sickness, and death
 
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Voices from S-21 : terror and history in Pol Pot's secret prison
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Voices from S-21 : terror and history in Pol Pot's secret prisonBrother Number One : a political biography of Pol PotIn search of Southeast Asia : a modern historyThe tragedy of Cambodian history : politics, war, and revolution since 1945People of virtue : reconfiguring religion, power and morality in Cambodia todayAt the edge of the forest : essays on Cambodia, history, and narrative in honor of David ChandlerCambodia & LaosPol Pot plans the future : confidential leadership documents from Democratic Kampuchea, 1976-1977
Alternative Names
Canḍlăr, Teviḍ 1933-

Chandler, D. P.

Chandler, D. P. 1933-

Chandler, David

Chandler, David 1933-

Chandler, David P.

Chandler David P. 1933-....

Chandler, David Porter.

Chandler, David Porter 1933-

David P. Chandler Amerikaans historicus van de moderne tijd

David P. Chandler historiador estadounidense

David P. Chandler historiador estatunidenc

David P. Chandler historian amerikan

David P. Chandler historien américain

David P. Chandler storico statunitense

David P. Chandler US-amerikanischer Historiker

Porter Chandler, David 1933-

Sbaṅḍtlâr, Ṭāvīṭ

Teviḍ Canḍlăr 1933-

Чэндлер, Дэвид Портер

ديفيد بي شاندلير مؤرخ أمريكي

دیوید پی. چندلر

ដេវិឌ ឆាណ្ឌល័រ

チャンドラー, デービッド・P.

大卫·P·钱德勒

大卫·钱德勒

Languages
English (332)

French (6)

Japanese (5)

Thai (5)

Khmer (2)

German (1)

Chinese (1)

Dutch (1)