By John Burgess
A poignant glimpse into the lifestyle of 12th Century Cambodia. need to know who have been the folk who equipped the temples, grew the rice and served within the palace protect? learn a girl of Angkor.
– sunrise Rooney, writer of Angkor – Cambodia’s Wondrous Khmer Temples
A tremendous and compelling tale that vividly inspires the distinction, violence, and sweetness of the vanished Khmer empire, as advised during the testimony of 1 striking lady. this can be a actual page-turner of a story during which Burgess brings us into the damaging international of palace intrigues and into the lives of Angkor’s usual people.
– Michael D. Coe, writer of Angkor and the Khmer Civilization
A lady of Angkor is a robust paintings of mind's eye that takes the reader to a remote time and position and makes the tale vividly genuine. throughout the voice of his heroine, Sray, John Burgess conjures a narrative of a Khmer family members whose lives are interwoven with the construction of the paranormal, mysterious temple of Angkor Wat. this is often historic fiction with a distinction – a couple of humans whose historical past has been obscured and deserted just like the really good shrine that for thus many centuries lay hidden within the jungle.
– David Ignatius, columnist for The Washington put up and writer of Bloodmoney
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