Last edited by Volmaran
Saturday, July 25, 2020 | History

8 edition of Arabian oasis city found in the catalog.

Arabian oasis city

the transformation of ʻUnayzah

by Soraya Altorki

  • 16 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by University of Texas Press in Austin .
Written in English

    Places:
  • ʻUnayzah (Saudi Arabia)
    • Subjects:
    • ʻUnayzah (Saudi Arabia) -- Economic conditions -- Case studies,
    • ʻUnayzah (Saudi Arabia) -- Social conditions -- Case studies

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSoraya Altorki and Donald P. Cole.
      SeriesModern Middle East series ;, no. 15, Modern Middle East series (Austin, Tex.) ;, no. 15.
      ContributionsCole, Donald Powell.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC415.33.Z7 U533 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 266 p., [1] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages266
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2058890M
      ISBN 100292785178
      LC Control Number88038115

      The Arabian Oasis, Raipur: See 5 unbiased reviews of The Arabian Oasis, rated of 5 on Tripadvisor and ranked # of restaurants in Raipur/5(5). Arabian Nights Village can be found in the Razeen Area of Al Khatim, outside of the city of Abu Dhabi. 90 km’s away from the city makes its location strategic enough to ensure a soothing, as well as a magnificent getaway! Despite being surrounded by desert, Arabian Nights Village is actually easily accessible between Abu Dhabi and Al Ain highway.

      Gulf Oasis Hotel Apartments is less than a 5-minute walk from Dubai Internet City Metro Station. Dubai Media City, Mall of the Emirates, Wild Wadi Water Park and Jumeirah Beach are less than a /10(K).   Once, in , Wilfred Thesiger lay starving on a sand dune in Arabia's Empty Quarter for three days, waiting for his Bedu companions to bring back food, and tortured by Author: Michael Asher.

        14 most beautiful desert oases in the world The city of Dunhuang used to be a major stop on the Silk Road and is best known for the nearby Mogao Caves. is an oasis city . The Arabian Oasis: Awesome - See 5 traveler reviews, 18 candid photos, and great deals for Raipur, India, at Tripadvisor.5/5(5).


Share this book
You might also like
Adaptive variation and seed transfer for ponderosa pine in central Idaho

Adaptive variation and seed transfer for ponderosa pine in central Idaho

Tribes and temples

Tribes and temples

Aporetics

Aporetics

Female homosexuality

Female homosexuality

A letter from the Hon. Timothy Pickering, a senator of the United States, from the state of Massachusetts

A letter from the Hon. Timothy Pickering, a senator of the United States, from the state of Massachusetts

Typography is dead

Typography is dead

Restoration affair

Restoration affair

DIODE

DIODE

Forests and landscapes

Forests and landscapes

Arabian oasis city by Soraya Altorki Download PDF EPUB FB2

Arabian Oasis City: The Transformation of 'Unayzah (Modern Middle East (Paperback)) Paperback – July 1, by Soraya Altorki (Author)Cited by: Arabian oasis city book As the first anthropological study of an urban community in Saudi Arabia since that oil boom, Arabian Oasis City is also the first to document those changes.

Based on extensive interviews and participant observation with both men and women, the authors record and analyze the4/5. The first anthropological study to document the social change in an urban community in Saudi Arabia since the oil book of the mids.

Arabian Oasis City The Transformation of 'Unayzah By Soraya Altorki and Donald P. Cole. Arabian Oasis City: The Transformation of 'Unayzah (Modern Middle East (Paperback)) Cole, Donald P.,Altorki, Soraya Published by University of Texas Press ().

Arabian Oasis City by Soraya Altorki,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(4). Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Arabian Oasis City: The Transformation of 'Unayzah (Modern Middle East (Paperback)) at Read /5(3). Arabian Oasis City: The Transformation of 'Unayzah.

In this Book. Additional Information. Arabian Oasis City: The Transformation of 'Unayzah Buy This Book in Print. Project MUSE Mission. Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers Cited by: Genre/Form: Case studies: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Altorki, Soraya.

Arabian oasis city. Austin: University of Texas Press, (OCoLC)   Based on extensive interviews and participant observation with both men and women, the authors record and analyze the transformation that has occurred in this ancient oasis city throughout the twentieth century: the creation of the present Saudi Arabian state and of a new national economy based on the export of oil and the economic boom brought Pages: Al-Aḥsāʾ (Arabic: الْأَحْسَاء ‎, al-ʾAhasā), also known as al-Ḥasāʾ (الْحَسَاء) or Hajar (هَجَر), is a traditional oasis historical region in eastern Saudi Arabia whose name is used by the Al-Ahsa Governorate, which makes up much of that country's Eastern oasis is located about 60 km (37 mi) inland from the coast of the Persian ption: (42nd Session).

Arabian Oasis City The first anthropological study to document the social change in an urban community in Saudi Arabia since the oil book of the mids. Arabian Oasis Industries LLC (AOI) was established in the year to offer specialized engineering service to various industries.

For the past four decades we have been serving wide range of industries such as Oil and Petrochemicals, Fertilizers, Refineries, Food Processing Industries, Pressure Vessel and Storage Tank Manufacturers etc.

The epitome of Arabian luxury, Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi is truly an oasis in the heart of the capital. Located on a private stretch of one-kilometre long beach, the hotel’s rooms and suites set the benchmark in exclusivity and comfort.

Each room features a balcony or terrace with a breathtaking view of the canal. Atlantis of the Sands is the fictional name of a legendary lost city in the southern Arabian sands, claimed to have been destroyed by a natural disaster or as a punishment by God.

The search for it was popularised by the book Atlantis of the Sands – The Search for the Lost City of Ubar by Ranulph Fiennes. Various names have been given to this city, the most common being Ubar, Wabar and Iram.

Book Now Settled among the imposing desert dunes in a verdant palm oasis and just outside the vibrant city of Abu Dhabi, lies the Arabian Nights Village, a desert resort that promises a unique Emirati experience.

Want to learn more. Download our brochure for more details. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Welcome to Arabian Oasis Trading & Contracting W.L.L AOTC office is located in Salwa Road, Near Vegetable market Signal, Doha Central Market Building, 2nd Floor, Room No Over the past two decades, AOTC has accumulated a strong and healthy market trust through a.

Heaven on Earth: The Hidden Oasis of the Arabian Desert. The French novelist Antoine de Saint-Exupéry once said, “What makes the desert beautiful is that somewhere it hides a well.”. Arabian Oasis Food Co. L.L.C, UAE - Company Information. Get up-to-date business information, contact details, latest news and press releases and people contacts on ZAWYA UAE Edition.

The epitome of Arabian luxury, Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi is truly an oasis in the heart of the capital. Located on a private stretch of one-kilometre long beach, the hotel’s rooms and suites set the benchmark in exclusivity and comfort.

Traditional Dubai City Tour: Adult Child Adult Child 1 October - 30 April Half-day, afternoon: daily: Abu Dhabi City Tour: Adult Child Adult Child 1 October - 30 April Full-day: Mon, Tue, Wed, Sat: Modern Dubai City Tour - excluding At The Top, Burj Khalifa: Adult Child Adult.Our trip to Robin’s Nest Tree House Hotels in Hesse, Germany was filled with winding roads through small villages and eerie night routes.

When we finally arrived on the mountain, where the treehouses are located, it was late at night and the forests were pitch : Jessica Jungbauer. Company Name: ARABIAN OASIS FOOD CO. (LLC) Address: Dubai PO Box: Tel: Fax: Email: Website: Nature - UAE Contact and Business Location.