The Legend of the Golden Boat
provides a new approach to the study of Southeast Asia’s northern borderlands. Based on extensive travel in the upper Mekong hinterland, it is a fascinatAnthropology of Asia Series
“A very valuable contribution to the future of area studies regarding Southeast Asia and other regions” —Journal of Asian Studies,
“Provides all kinds of new insights and relegates a number of existing views to the wastpaper basket....
Author: Walker, Andrew;Andrew Walker
is research fellow at the Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies, Australian National University.