Thailand: political history and Buddhist cultural influences, 2 Vols (Set)
Hazra, Kanai Lal
xxvi,596p., bib., ind., 23cm.
About the book:
The book comprehensively studies aspects of Thai political life, religion, art and literature emphasising the role of Buddhism in influencing the Thai culture. It analyses Buddhist art styles pertaining to sculpture, stucco decoration and paintings in different periods of history and surveys schools of art and stupa-building.