Category Southeast Asia

“Auguste Pavie, the barefoot explorer” – Online exhibition and research

Originally posted on Southeast Asia Library Group (SEALG):
Auguste Pavie (1847—1925) was the French explorer and diplomat, who is best known for his explorations of the Upper Mekong Valley and for playing a major role in bringing the kingdoms of Laos under French control. Pavie went to Cochinchina (now part of southern Vietnam) as a…