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Thaksin: The Business Of Politics In Thailand

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Thaksin made a fortune of two billion dollars in four years. He was elected prime minister of Thailand in 2001 by a landslide. He narrowly escaped convicition for corruption. He believes he can take Thailand into the first world in eight years by running the country like a company.

To some, he is Thailand's best premier ever and a new leader for Asia. To others he is a thr

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Paperback, 302 pages
Published January 1st 2005 by Silkworm Books
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Doug
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An excellent account of Thaksin - worth re-reading at this point in time, while Bangkok is on the brink 16 April 2010.
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Saya pernah terpesona dengan Thaksin sebelum pudar...
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Read this in 2005 during my first visit to Thailand. Excellent then and now.
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