The lands lying beyond the Bengal deltas, south of China, and fronting on the South Seas have had an exceedingly involved and complex history from very early times. At the moment, this page will attempt to survey modern developments in Burma, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, and Malaysia. It's companion page will detail the islands of Indonesia, insular Malaysia, and the Philippines.
Presently this covers: Arakan, Burma, Cambodia, Champa, Chenla, Funan, Hue, Johore, Kedah, Kelantan, Lan Na, Laos (Luang Prabang), Malacca, Malaysia, Nakhon si Thammarat, Negeri Sembilan, Pahang, Pegu, Perak, Perlis, Pinya & Ava, Sagaing, Selangor, Singapore, Sukhothai, Taungbaing, Thailand, Thaton, Tonkin, Trengganu, Vientiane, Viet-Bac, and Vietnam (Annam).
ARAKAN The western coast of Burma from Bengal to the delta. It has a very long history of its own.