Back to Angkor: Researchers Unlock Why Khmer Kings Left Koh Ker

November 2, 2019 - General
Koh Ker, Cambodia. Source: karinkamon /Adobe Stock

The largest water management feature in Khmer history was built in the 10th century as part of a short-lived ancient capital in northern Cambodia to store water, but the system failed in its first year of operation, possibly leading to the return of the capital to Angkor.

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