Southeast Asia: History and Culture By Laurel Massey

Southeast Asia has two major parts. One is a mainland area made up of long, winding peninsulas and the other is a large chain of islands.

Volcano- a mountain that may release hot or melted rocks from inside the Earth

Tsunami- a huge ocean wave caused by an undersea earthquake

Maritime- related to the sea or seafaring

Network- a system in which all parts are connected

Style- a distinctive form or type of something

Institution- a custom or practice that many people accept and use

Angkor Wat

Angkor Wat, the largest religious structure in the world, is a temple complex in Combodia.

Angkor Wat was built in the 1100's and took nearly forty years to build.

Many Southeast Asian states continue to share common farming and trade ideas and practices.


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