Book: Phnom Penh: A Cultural And Literary History
Name: Phnom Penh: A Cultural And Literary History
Author: Milton E. Osborne
The book provides a brief history and culture of Phnom Penh from the beginning of the colonial period to the post-colonial period to the civil war and the end of the Khmer Rouge. The author expressed his first-hand knowledge of Phnom Penh from his experience in the 1960s as well as the discussion of the King Norodom Sihanouk ruled the mixture of palaces, Buddhist temples, and colonial French architecture until the civil war came.