Prades Thai, or Muang-Thai
  • S. H. Steinberg
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


In 1863 Thailand, in those days known to Europeans by the name of Siam, was an absolute monarchy; the reigning monarch was King Phra Chom Klao, perhaps better known as King Mongkut, the father of King Chulalongkorn.


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Books of Reference

  1. Commercial Directory for Thailand. Bangkok. (Latest issue, 1958.) (Published by the Bangkok Chamber of Commerce)Google Scholar
  2. Directory of Bangkok and Siam (Bangkok Times). Bangkok. AnnualGoogle Scholar
  3. Report of the Financial Adviser, covering the years 1941 to 1950. Bangkok, 1951Google Scholar
  4. Crosby, Sir Josiah, Siam: Past and Future. London, 1945Google Scholar
  5. De Young, J. E., Village Life in Modern Thailand. Univ. of California Press, 1955Google Scholar
  6. MacFarland, G. B., Thai-English Dictionary. 2nd ed. Stanford, Cal., 1944Google Scholar
  7. Reeve, W. D., Public Administration in Siam. London, 1951Google Scholar

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1963

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. H. Steinberg
    • 1
  1. 1.The Royal Historical SocietyUK

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