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Unshook Till The End Of Time

ISBN 10 : 190853107X
ISBN 13 : 9781908531070

A landmark book that will be vital to historians of Oman and analysts of the geopolitics of the Persian Gulf. Draws on previously unpublished Foreign Office archive materials. Oman..


ISBN 10 : 9781841624716
ISBN 13 : 1841624713


Embassy To The Eastern Courts

ISBN 10 : 9781612514178
ISBN 13 : 1612514170

In the aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars, the U.S. found its merchants and traders locked out of their traditional markets in Europe and the Caribbean. Hoping for new and profitable..

Trade And Empire In Muscat And Zanzibar

ISBN 10 : 9781134895557
ISBN 13 : 1134895550

M. Reda Bhacker looks at the role of Oman in the Indian Ocean prior to British domination of the region. Omani merchant communities played a crucial part in the development of comm..

The Emergence Of The Gulf States

ISBN 10 : 9781472587626
ISBN 13 : 1472587626

The Emergence of the Gulf States covers the history of the Gulf from the 18th century to the late 20th century. Employing a broad perspective, the volume brings together experts in..

Oman Reborn

ISBN 10 : 9781137502018
ISBN 13 : 1137502010

The Sultanate of Oman is one of the few "good news" stories to have emerged from the Middle East in recent memory. This book traces the narrative of a little-known and relatively s..

Democracy In The Arab World

ISBN 10 : 0415779995
ISBN 13 : 9780415779999

Despite notable socio-economic development in the Arab region, a deficit in democracy and political rights has continued to prevail. This book examines the major reasons underlying..