Western author writing about someplace other than Britain. I would not recommend this book for anyone without at least a c. Rather, she is our narrator through. My mother had the edition of this book that was printed in Thailand and now out of print because it is banned due to all of the controversy of the story it self. I read this book a few years ago. Kindle no images. Years later, as king, this very influence leads Chulalongkorn to abolish slavery in Siam and introduce democratic reform based on the ideas of freedom and human dignity he first learned from his beloved tutor.
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