Across the Mekong River Elaine Russell Across the Mekong River Elaine Russell on FREE shipping on qualifying offers In a California courtroom, seventeen year old Nou Lee reels with what she is about to do What she must do to survive She reflects on the splintered path that led to this moment Across the Mekong The True Story of an Air America Across the Mekong is a vivid account of the author s two and a half years as a helicopter pilot for Air America Through lifelike word pictures in the book you will be in the cockpit of the Sikorsky H helicopter, flying over the war torn country of Laos. Mekong The Mekong is a trans boundary river in Southeast Asia.It is the world s twelfth longest river and the seventh longest in Asia Its estimated length is , km , mi , and it drains an area of , km , sq mi , discharging km cu mi of water annually From the Tibetan Plateau the river runs through China s Yunnan Province, Myanmar, Laos, Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam. Home Mekong River Commission Welcome to the Mekong River Commission MRC website The MRC is an inter governmental river basin organisation established by the riparian country governments of Cambodia, Lao PDR, Thailand and Viet Nam, to facilitate regional cooperation in the management of shared resources of the Mekong Greater Mekong Subregion The Greater Mekong Subregion, GMS or just Greater Mekong, is an trans national region of the Mekong River basin in Southeast Asia.The region is home to than million people It came into being with the launch of a development program in by the Asian Development Bank that brought together the six states of Cambodia, China specifically Yunnan Province and Guangxi Zhuang Mekong River Facts, Definition, Map, History, Location Mekong River Mekong River, the longest river in Southeast Asia, th longest in Asia, and th longest in the world, with a length of about , miles , km. Song Xanh Cruise Mekong Song Xanh Sampan Cruise Trips We have launched on last Oct the first of a flotilla of very unique, authentic and charming Sampans named Song Xanh Cruise, designed for travellers looking for private cruise experiences in the Mekong Beijing s grand economic strategy for the Mekong Asia Times Asian news hub covering geo political news and current affairs across Asia Vat Phou Cruises Laos Mekong Cruises The Mekong is the artery of life in Laos a trading route, a source of food and water, and a social center for the settlements along its banks Known locally as The Mother of Waters, the Mekong river has been venerated and worshiped for thousands of years. Wooden Boats of the Mekong Delta boatsandrice The Mekong Delta in the Far South of Vietnam is a flat country, never than a few feet above water level The seven major mouths of the River and dozens of major canals not to mention sloughs and cutoffs mean that nowhere is far from the water and the traditional wooden boats, modern Motor Fishing Vessels and small craft that work the waterways.