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Arabian Peninsula (Economists Business Traveller"s Guides)

by Economist Publications

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Published by Prentice Hall Trade .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages254
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7339784M
ISBN 100132349159
ISBN 109780132349154

The Arabian Peninsula has always been, and still is, full of music, contrary to popular belief. As harsh as the living conditions may be in parts, the region always has been at the crossroads of.   History of Arabia, survey of the Arabian peninsula from the Stone Age to modernity. Though home to a variety of cultures and peoples throughout its history, the foundation of Islam among the Arabs was among the region’s most significant and outstanding contributions to world history.

All but Yemen are monarchies. 16 HOLT, RINEHART AND WINSTON HOLT Section 2 The Arabian Peninsula People, Places, and Change (continued) Other countries of the Arabian Peninsula Kuwait—invaded by Iraq in Gulf War; rich in oil Bahrain and Qatar—Bahrain is a historic trade center; Qatar becoming more democratic The United Arab Emirates. Get this from a library! Arabian Peninsula. [Time-Life Books.;] -- Describes the land, people, history, economy, and government of the Arabian peninsula.

The inspiration for this book came from our ten years of journeys and wanderings through the varied landscapes of Arabia, and in particular through those of its hospitable southeastern corner, Oman. We owe a particular debt to Sultan Qaboos University, which during this time has provided us with both a stimulating working environment and a home. Explore Arabian Peninsula holidays and discover the best time and places to visit. | The spectacular emptiness of the Arabian landscape provides a blank canvas upon which is projected a riot of cultural, religious, intellectual and trading wonders.


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