(9) Wachirayan, Sasana doi prasong [Religion as you like it], royal cremation volume for Prince Thanom
Its iron grip on national power was quite suddenly wrenched free after student-led protests drove Field Marshals Thanom
Kittikhachon and Praphat Charusathian and Colonel Narong Kittikhachon--"the Three Tyrants"--to flee the country.
The years of Sarit's dictatorship, as well as those of his associates and successors, Thanom
and Praphat, can be called the "American Era" in modern Thai history (Anderson and Mendiones 1985, 19).
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At first, Defence Minister Thanom
Kittikachorn told journalists he "would rather fight to keep what is Thai".
No one among his contemporaries in Asean (Tunku Abdul Rahman, Suharto, Ferdinand Marcos and Thanom
Kittikachorn) could match the quality of his mind.
The 1973 student uprising which displaced military junta of Thanom
Kittikachon and Praphas Charusathien led to an interim three year period of democratic civilian led politics.
Known in Laos as Dhep ('angel') 333, Vitoon joined the group of frustrated officers passed over for promotion who sought to oust Thanom
Agency for International Development (USAID) was helping build village to market roads as well as major thoroughfares like the "Thanom
Mitrapharp," or "Friendship Highway," from Bangkok through the northeast to the Lao border.
That was sometime in the late 70s or early 80s when the winds of change came howling through Asia and dictators like Philippines' Ferdinand Marcos, Indonesia's Suharto, Pakistan's Ayub Khan, Thailand's Thanom
Kittikachorn were making their exist and the world predicted that Burma's Ne Win would soon follow.
All 39 buildings set on fire during the riots three days ago have been extinguished, Thanom
Onketpol, an adviser to BangkokAAEs governor, said.
Onketpol, an adviser to the Bangkok governor, told local television that the fire was still out of control at a branch of the Thai hypermarket chain Big C in what had been the barricaded encampment of antigovernment protesters for nearly seven weeks.