The kingdom of Siam (1904) by A. C Carter PDF book
The following notes on Siam have been written by high officials in different departments of the Government Service, and while in no way professing to give a full description of the people and country, each article is, as far as possible, an accurate statement of the existing conditions. These articles were written during 1903 and the statistics refer to this year and years anterior to this. There is as yet no standard for the transliteration of the Siamese characters each author has followed his own system.
Some of the contents:
I. — The Royal Family II. — The Government III. — A General Description of Siam IV. — Naval and Military Forces V. — Siam from a Historical Standpoint VI. — Language of Siam VII. — The religion of Siam VIII. — The Capital IX. — Finance X. — Currency and Banking XI. — Agriculture XII. — Forestry XIII. — Justice XIV. — Education. XV. — Archaeology