His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej, compassionate monarch of Thailand
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Published by Katavethin Foundation, Main distributor, Central Department Store in Bangkok .
Written in English



  • Thailand


  • Bhumibol Adulyadej, King of Thailand, 1927-,
  • Thailand -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statement[Tanin Kraivixien].
LC ClassificationsDS586 .T533 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3153995M
LC Control Number82920055

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