The Strong Horse: Power, Politics, and the Clash of Arab Civilizations

ISBN13: 9780385516112 Condition: NEW Notes: Brand New from Publisher. No Remainder Mark. Product DescriptionIn a provocative, timely book, a noted journalist and expert on Arab-American affairs overturns long-held Western myths about the Arab world, and offers a doctrine to help the United States correct its assumptions concerning the region. Wanting to know why September 11…

The Duke of Dubai

Product Description2009 Indie Book Award Finalist for Best Multicultural Fiction Adventure Novel with Historical Overtones; based on author’s personal experiences. Carved from the sun-baked sands of Arabia, Dubai has evolved from an oil boomtown into one of today’s most exciting and opulent metropolises. In this world of wealth and power, mystery and intrigue, Luigi Falconi…

Abu Dhabi: Oil and Beyond

Product Description A rising economic power, Abu Dhabi, the capital city of the United Arab Emirates, is poised to become a major player in the fortunes of both Third and First World countries. Abu Dhabi owns more than 8 percent of the world’s oil reserves, has close to one trillion dollars to invest in sovereign…