Archaeology of Northeast Thailand in Relation to the Pre-Khmer and Khmer Historical Records

  title={Archaeology of Northeast Thailand in Relation to the Pre-Khmer and Khmer Historical Records},
  author={David J. Welch},
  journal={International Journal of Historical Archaeology},
  • D. Welch
  • Published 1 September 1998
  • Sociology
  • International Journal of Historical Archaeology
An earlier study of how the archaeological data from the Khmer period in northeast Thailand confirm and augment the information from historical texts is expanded into an examination of the early historic pre-Khmer and the post-Khmer periods. For these, both the historical and the archaeological data are more limited and problematic. The archaeological record confirms generally the changes associated with the transition from prehistory to history but raises questions about the sources of… 
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