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Historical dictionary of the Gulf Arab States

The second edition of the Historical Dictionary of the Gulf Arab States comes at a time when the world's attention is riveted on the Middle East. The small states covered in this volume--Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates (UAE)--possess about 20 percent of the world's total oil reserves. Beyond the strategic and economic importance conferred upon them by their vast oil reserves, the Gulf Arab states are worthy of attention for the inherent interest of their history and culture. No area of the world has yielded more revealing and exciting archaeological finds in the past fe.

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  • "The second edition of the Historical Dictionary of the Gulf Arab States comes at a time when the world's attention is riveted on the Middle East. The small states covered in this volume--Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates (UAE)--possess about 20 percent of the world's total oil reserves. Beyond the strategic and economic importance conferred upon them by their vast oil reserves, the Gulf Arab states are worthy of attention for the inherent interest of their history and culture. No area of the world has yielded more revealing and exciting archaeological finds in the past fe."@en
  • "Malcolm C. Peck introduces his book with a mention of the 1990 to 1991 Gulf War. He explores the history of Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar and United Arab Emirates and provides useful background information for academics, businessmen and diplomats."@en

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  • "Historical Dictionary of the Gulf Arab States"@en
  • "Historical Dictionary of the Gulf Arab States"
  • "Historical dictionary of the Gulf Arab states"
  • "Historical dictionary of the Gulf Arab states"@en
  • "Historical Dictionary of the Gulf Arabs"@en