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Angkor – the capital of the Khmer

Original price was: £35.00.Current price is: £32.00.

A dayschool exploring the World Heritage Site of Angkor

Zoom lecture

Dayschool: Saturday,  16th November 2024      Time: 11.00– 16.00 GMT

 

Description

In Northern Cambodia beyond the flood line of the Tonle Sap lies a huge archaeological site – Angkor. Surveys have established its size at about 2-3sqkm in size with huge temple complexes and palaces, reservoirs a canals system that supplied the town with water, but also served for transport as well as a large districts full of traders and craftsmen.
This is the centre of power of the Khmer Southeast Asia’s largest pre-Mongolian landpower, with trade and political links stretching from Persia to China.

This dayschool will look at the archaeological remains and what recent archaeological work has added to our understanding of this empire and its capital