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Witnesses to a revolution : Siam, 1688 : twelve key texts describing the events and consequences of the Phetracha coup d'état and the withdrawal of French forces from the country / edited and translated by Michael Smithies.

Contributor(s): Smithies, Michael, 1932-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookCall no.: DS577 .W58 2004Publication: Bangkok : Siam Society, 2004Description: vi, 214 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (1 col.) ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9748298558; 9789748298559.Subject(s): Thailand -- History -- To 1782 -- Sources
Contents:
1. Anon., Relation of the... revolution in the Kingdom of Siam BN Fr 6105 (1-70), hitherto unpublished manuscript -- 2. Saint-Vandrille, The Revolution in Siam AN Col. C 1 25 (106-117), hitherto unpublished manuscript -- 3. Beauchamp, Account of the Revolutions at the Court of Siam BN Fr 8210 (506-570), published once in French, anonymously, in 1861 -- 4. Anon., Account of what occurred at Louvo... and Bangkok... in 1688 AN Col. C 1 23 (140-171), hitherto unpublished manuscript -- 5. Anon., Succinct account...of Siam...in 1688 (Dutch original) AN Col. C 1 24 (130-139), hitherto unpublished manuscript -- 6. Martineau, 12 July 1689, Report to Paris Launay, Documents Historiques !, 201-207, published in French in 1920 -- 7. de Lionne, Justifications Launay, Documents Historiques I, 208-214, published in French in 1920 -- 8. Veret, Letter about the Siamese revolution of 1688 Toung Pao, v.31, 330-362, published in French in 1935 -- 9. Ferreux to de La Vigne: Mme Constance, another viewpoint Launay, Documents Historiques I, 216-7, published in French in 1920 -- 10. Rival, governor of Bangary, deposition of 1691 AN Col. C 1 25 (58-60), hitherto unpublished ms -- 11. Laneau, Bishop of Metellopolis Extracts of six letters written in detention in Siam 1689-1693 Launay, Documents Historiques I, published in French in 1920 -- 12. Kosa Pan, letter of 1693 to the French Foreign Missions, Paris Launay, Documents Historiques I, published in French in 1920, and JSS in 1936.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-208) and index.

1. Anon., Relation of the... revolution in the Kingdom of Siam BN Fr 6105 (1-70), hitherto unpublished manuscript -- 2. Saint-Vandrille, The Revolution in Siam AN Col. C 1 25 (106-117), hitherto unpublished manuscript -- 3. Beauchamp, Account of the Revolutions at the Court of Siam BN Fr 8210 (506-570), published once in French, anonymously, in 1861 -- 4. Anon., Account of what occurred at Louvo... and Bangkok... in 1688 AN Col. C 1 23 (140-171), hitherto unpublished manuscript -- 5. Anon., Succinct account...of Siam...in 1688 (Dutch original) AN Col. C 1 24 (130-139), hitherto unpublished manuscript -- 6. Martineau, 12 July 1689, Report to Paris Launay, Documents Historiques !, 201-207, published in French in 1920 -- 7. de Lionne, Justifications Launay, Documents Historiques I, 208-214, published in French in 1920 -- 8. Veret, Letter about the Siamese revolution of 1688 Toung Pao, v.31, 330-362, published in French in 1935 -- 9. Ferreux to de La Vigne: Mme Constance, another viewpoint Launay, Documents Historiques I, 216-7, published in French in 1920 -- 10. Rival, governor of Bangary, deposition of 1691 AN Col. C 1 25 (58-60), hitherto unpublished ms -- 11. Laneau, Bishop of Metellopolis Extracts of six letters written in detention in Siam 1689-1693 Launay, Documents Historiques I, published in French in 1920 -- 12. Kosa Pan, letter of 1693 to the French Foreign Missions, Paris Launay, Documents Historiques I, published in French in 1920, and JSS in 1936.

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