Bayon: New Perspectives

Bayon: New Perspectives
Bayon: New Perspectives

The first multidisciplinary study of the Bayon - towered-temple located in the center of Angkor Thom, Cambodia.

  • Author / ANG Choulean
  • Publisher / RiverBooks, 2nd Revised edition
  • Release Date / February 15, 2008
  • Hardcover / 204 pages
  • Language / English
  • ISBN-10 / 974986347X
  • ISBN-13 / 978-9749863473

It is more than 30 years since the story was last told of the Bayon, the enigmatic state temple of Jayavarman VII, the greatest king of ancient Angkor. Recently, researchers from several disciplines have again been probing the mysteries of this extraordinary monument and its giant face towers.