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Book Review: Thailand's Theory of Monarchy: The Vessantara Jataka and the Idea of the Perfect Man By Patrick Jory (New York: SUNY Press, 2016), £62.93 (hb), £17.75 (pb).

Subrahmanyan, A. (2018) Book Review: Thailand's Theory of Monarchy: The Vessantara Jataka and the Idea of the Perfect Man By Patrick Jory (New York: SUNY Press, 2016), £62.93 (hb), £17.75 (pb). Australian Journal of Politics & History, 64 (1). pp. 165-166.

Link to Published Version: https://doi.org/10.1111/ajph.12447
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Abstract

In the late 1850s, the King of Siam at Bangkok and his neighbouring counterpart at Ava in modern day Myanmar exchanged letters about the state of Buddhism in their respective kingdoms...

Publication Type: Journal Article
Murdoch Affiliation: School of Arts
Publisher: Blackwell Publishing Inc.
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/40702
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