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Author Heywood, Denise

Title Cambodian dance : celebration of the gods / Denise Heywood

Publ Info Bangkok : River Books, 2008
[London] : [Distributed by Thames & Hudson]
Edition First edition
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  GV1703.C3 H49 2008    AVAILABLE
Descript 144 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), map ; 24 x 26 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 140-141) and index
Contents Angkor and dance -- Decline of Angkor -- Early French protectorate -- Auguste Rodin and the Cambodian dancers -- Late French protectorate -- Sihanouk and the 20th century -- Pol Pot regime : dance with death -- Survivors and rebirth : the cosmic after the chaotic -- Dance subjects and gestures -- Music -- Shadow puppets -- Dance classes -- Preparation for performance -- Present situation and future -- Conclusion
LC subject Dance -- Cambodia -- History
Dance -- Cambodia -- Religious aspects
Link Online version: Heywood, Denise. Cambodian dance. 1st ed. Bangkok : River Books ; [London : Distributed by Thames & Hudson], 2008 (OCoLC)653050955
ISBN 9789749863404 (hbk.)
9749863402 (hbk.)