The man who accused the king of killing a fish : the biography of Narin Phasit of Siam (1874-1950)

Koret, Peter

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  • Creator Peter Koret
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Chiang Mai, Thailand : Silkworm Books, [2012]
  • Physical Details
    • xviii, 397 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • ISBNs 9786162150432, 6162150437
  • OCLC ocn785080421

Notes

  • Includes a list of Narin's works (pages 375-378).
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 379-387) and index.

Contents

  • The beginning of the end: Narin's fall from grace -- Having a fair knowledge of what worldly affairs are like, I turned to seek the Dharma of the Buddha -- The Pleased to Object Committee -- Imprisonment, ordination, and the distillation of Siamese spirits -- The first order of female monks in the history of Thailand -- Narin in the Age of the Constitution -- Narin in the Era of the Gun -- Afterword -- Dramatized and invented scenes
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