Bangkok (1890-1910)/ Overview of Road Construction in Bangkok


PORPHANT OUYYANONT. (1999). Physical and Economic Change in Bangkok,1851-1925. 東南アジア研究 / 京都大学東南アジア研究所 編. 36, 437-474.

This paper gives a detailed overview of the road construction in Bangkok. The paper covers a spectrum of things happening in  Bangkok like national economy, population growth, political change, etc to provide a background information. The author is from Thailand so is able to read through materials in Thai and compile information from sources into English. The paper therefore provides many first hand materials, including the the official statistics, personal writing of the time, official announcements, etc. to help further investigation into the topic.

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