... city-states in the northern part of what is present-day Thailand, in places like Chiang Saen, Chiang Rai and ... ... was flourishing in Thailand some 5,000 years ago.
Sukhothai Period (1238-1438)
Sukhothai was the first ... ... considered to be a golden age of Thai culture.
During that time in the history, everybody could say that "There ... ... be the king in 1769. He ruled the new capital of Thonburi on the bank of Chao Phraya River, opposite ... ... to bestow on him the epithet "the Great"
Rattanakosin Period (1782-Present)
After Taksin's death,...