The Eclipse That Changed the Course of Thai History [S4.E65]


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By Greg Jorgensen & Ed Knuth, Greg Jorgensen, and Ed Knuth. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.
When King Rama IV made some calculations predicting a solar eclipse, it was hard to imagine the far-reaching effects it would have on Thailand’s development. Writer David Luekens joins us to tell the fascinating story.

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