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Three military accounts of the 1688 "revolution" in Siam

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Published by Orchid Press in Bangkok, Thailand .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Thailand,
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Thailand -- History -- to 1782.,
    • Thailand -- Foreign relations -- France.,
    • France -- Foreign relations -- Thailand.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby General Desfarges, Lieutenant de La Touche and Jean Vollant des Verquains ; translated and edited by Michael Smithies.
      SeriesItineraria Asiatica., v. 11
      ContributionsDe La Touche, Lieutenant., Vollant des Verquains, Jean., Smithies, Michael, 1932-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS577 .D47 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination192 p., [2] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3605504M
      ISBN 109745240052
      LC Control Number2002349435

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The coup d'etat of 18 May in the Siamese Versailles at Lopburi led to the establishment of the last Ayutthayan dynasty. But it was not just another internal palace coup in face of the imminent death of the reigning monarch, Narai.

The king's favorite, Phaulkon, had been plotting with Morn Pi, the king's adopted son, to take over the country with the aid of the French. The Siamese revolution of was a major popular upheaval in the Siamese Ayutthaya Kingdom (modern Thailand) which led to the overthrow of the pro-French Siamese king Mandarin Phetracha, previously one of Narai's trusted military advisors, took advantage of the elderly Narai's illness, and killed Narai's Christian heir, along with a number of missionaries Location: Siam.

Three military accounts of the 'revolution' in Siam. Bangkok, Thailand: Orchid Press, (OCoLC) Online version: Desfarges, General, Three military accounts of the 'revolution' in Siam.

Bangkok, Thailand: Orchid Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. References. Smithies, Michael, Three military accounts of the revolution in Siam, Orchid Press, BangkokISBN Les Missions Etrangères. Trois siecles et demi d'histoire et d'aventure en Asie Editions Perrin,ISBN   Reproduction in Three military accounts of the revolution in Siam, What is more, in his accounts the Siamese diplomat inverts the modern stereotype of French femininity as the embodiment of farang elegance and beauty.

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By expanding the interpretive lens to include a broader geographical and chronological frame, Pincus demonstrates that 4/5(1). de la Touche Lt General Desfarges and des Verquians, J.V edited by Michale Smithies Three Military Accounts Of The 'Revolution' In Siam The coup d'etat of 18 May, in the Siamese 'Versailles' at Lopburi led to the establishment of the last Ayutthayan dynasty.

But it was not just another internal palace coup in face of the. [Ref: Smithies, Michael - Desfarges (General), De La Touche (Lieutenant.), Jean Vollant - Des Verquains - Three Military Accounts of the 'Revolution' in Siam (Orchid Press, ); Cerruti, Pietro - The Jesuits in Thailand - Part I, ] 28 Jan.

The Siamese revolution () was a major popular upheaval in the Kingdom of Siam (modern Thailand) which led to the overthrown of the pro-foreign Siamese king Narai by the Mandarin Petracha, and the ousting of French influence and military forces from Siam.

As a consequence, Siam virtually severed all ties with the West, until some level of contacts were renewed in the. These are the Jesuit priests Guy Tachard (Second Voyage du père Tachard au royaume de Siam) and Marcel LeBlanc (Histoire de la révolution du royaume de Siam en ), soldiers General Desfarges, Lieutenant de La Touche, and engineer Jean Vollant des Verquains (Three military accounts of the ‘revolution’ in Siam).Author: Pathorn Srikaranonda.

The Glorious Revolution, or Revolution of (Irish: An Réabhlóid Ghlórmhar, Scottish Gaelic: Rèabhlaid Ghlòrmhor or Welsh: Chwyldro Gogoneddus), was the deposition and replacement of James II and VII as ruler of England, Scotland and Ireland by his daughter Mary II and his Dutch nephew and Mary's husband, William III of Orange, which took place between November Also known as: Revolution ofWar of the English Succession, Bloodless Revolution.

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Trevelyan's eminence among historians has re /5. The Revolution, often referred to as the ‘Glorious Revolution of ’, ended the reign of James II and ushered in the reign of William III and Mary II. The Revolution came at the end of a reign when James II had made it all too clear that he wanted Roman Catholicism reinstalled as the country’s religion.

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As a result of this ‘Glorious Revolution’ the powers of our monarchs were restricted and Parliament was given a much greater say in the way that we are governed.

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