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Sand and sea in Arabia.

Lewis, Norman

Sand and sea in Arabia.

by Lewis, Norman

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Published by Routledge in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arabian Peninsula -- Description and travel.

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 123 p. illus.
    Number of Pages123
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15444759M

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lewis, Norman. Sand and sea in Arabia. London: G. Routledge & Sons, ltd., [] (OCoLC) Document Type.

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Informed by the author’s three-year sojourn in this dynamic nation as the wife of the U.S. ambassador, Qatar: Sand, Sea and Sky is an intimate portrait of a moderate Arab state which has used its petroleum wealth to burst onto the world stage in spite of its small size.

In an era of seismic regional change, Qatar stands as a stable and open society as well as an important partner of the. The making of Arabia --Dawn of Arabian wildlife --Adapting to the land --Islands of isolation --The great deserts: stone, salt & sand --The mountain barriers --Red Sea rift --The shallow Gulf --Migratory pathways --Man in Arabia --Modernity & change --Conserving the future.

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Sand drifts southward to south-eastward from regions of high. The largest peninsula in the world was fractured from the rest of Africa more than 35 million years ago. Few people realize that Arabia is not just desert but mountains .Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Arabia: Sand, Sea, Sky This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering.

The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book .