Recommended Reading

This section is divided thematically into books on:

Fauna and Flora

  • A Photographic Guide to Mammals of Southeast Asia, Charles M Francis
  • Reefs to Rainforests, Mangroves to Mountains, Thom Henley
  • Waterfalls and Gibbon Calls, Exploring Khao Sok National Park, Thom Henley
  • A Guide to the Birds of Thailand, by Boonsong Lekagul and Philip D Round
  • Note: this online resource may also be helpful: A field guide to the common marine flora and fauna of Ranong


  • Contemporary Thailand: Politics, Culture, Rights, by Michael Connors
  • Culture Shock Thailand, A Guide to Customs and Etiquette, by Robert and Nanthapa Cooper
  • Thailand Life, by Panrit "Gor" Daoruang
  • Thailand - Culture Smart! by Roger Jones
  • Culture And Customs Of Thailand, by Arne Kislenko


  • Menari Di Republik Bencana: Gelombang Pikiran Pasca Tsunami, 2004, by Farid Gaban
  • Wave of Destruction, The Stories of Four Families and the History of the Deadliest Tsunami, by Eric Krauss
  • The Indian Ocean Tsunami of 2004, by William W. Lace
  • Sumatra-Andaman Island Earthquake and Tsunami of December 26, 2004: Lifeline Performance, by Carl Strand (Editor), John Masek (Editor)
  • Catastrophe In Southern Asia: The Tsunami of 2004, by Gail Stewart
  • Tsunami Disaster In Indonesia, 2004, by John Torres
  • Tsunami 2004, Nam Chai Thai, by Karl E Weber

Environmental Education

  • Social Justice, Peace, and Environmental Education: Transformative Standards, by Linda Symcox (Editor), Marta P. Baltodano (Editor), Ju Andrzejewski
  • Green Reads: Best Environmental Resources for Youth, K-12, by Catherine Barr
  • Free-Choice Learning and the Environment, by Joe E. Heimlich (Editor), John H. Falk, Susan Foutz (Editor)
  • Landscape, Process and Power: Re-Evaluating Traditional Environmental Knowledge, by Serena Heckler (Editor)
  • As If the Earth Matters, Recommitting to Environmental Education, by Thom Henley and Kenny Peavy
  • Environmental Governance: Power and Knowledge in a Local-Global World, by Ronnie D. Lipschutz (Editor), Gabriel Kutting