1431 : Fall of the Angkor Empire

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  • Creator ARTE France
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
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  • Publication [Place of publication not identified] : ARTE France, [2017] New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2018. ©2017
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  • Physical Details
    • 1 online resource (1 video file (26 min., 56 sec)) : sound, color


  • The fascinating discovery of Angkor’s ruins conveys images of magnificence and splendor: we’d like to believe in the idea of a lost civilization, as was the case for the Roman Empire. Yet, the study of the ruins of these monumental temples gives no sign of any brutal disappearance: monumental inscriptions.


  • Originally released by ARTE France, 2017.
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on August 28, 2018.
  • Streaming video file.
  • Closed-captioned.


  • Fall of Angkor (3:37); Rise and Fall of an Empire (3:05); Finding Historical Clues (4:47); Saga of an Empire (3:53); End of the Khmer Empire (7:22); World Events (3:36); Credits: 1431: Fall of the Angkor Empire (0:23)
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