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Pol Pot's Cambodia

Book Description
Pol Pot, one of the world's most infamous dictators, rose to power in the 1960s in the Southeast Asian country of Cambodia. In the mid-1900s, Cambodia had been chafing for centuries under Thai, Vietnamese, and French control. As leader of the Khmer Rouge, Cambodia's communist rebel movement, Pol Pot won control of Cambodia in 1975. He intended to establish a farming utopia. Declaring that society ... More
Book Information
PublisherTwenty-First Century Books
BindingLibrary Binding
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages160
Publication Date10/2008
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About Matthew S. Weltig (Author) : Matthew S. Weltig is a published author of young adult books. Published credits of Matthew S. Weltig include Pol Pot's Cambodia (Dictatorships) and The Aftermath of the Anglo-Zulu War (Aftermath of Hi... more
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About Matthew Scott Weltig (Author) : Matthew Scott Weltig is a published author of children's books. A published credit of Matthew Scott Weltig is The Persian Gulf and Iraqi Wars (Chronicle of America's Wars).
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