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Atlas of the Gulf states, by Phillip Cadène and Bridgette Dumortier

Label
Atlas of the Gulf states
Title
Atlas of the Gulf states
Statement of responsibility
by Phillip Cadène and Bridgette Dumortier
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This Atlas of the the Gulf States contains more than 150 maps and graphs based on recent data. It offers a survey of the history and economic and urban development of the Gulf region." --Cover
Cataloging source
DLC
Characteristic
atlas
Dewey number
912.53
Index
index present
LC call number
G2245
LC item number
.C3 2013
Label
Atlas of the Gulf states, by Phillip Cadène and Bridgette Dumortier
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Updated version of the French edition (2011) -- Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/cartographicMathematicalDataScaleStatement
  • a
  • Scales differ.
Color
multicolored
Contents
The Gulf: a strategic space between the sea and the desert : A semi-enclosed sea ; An area of continual movement ; The crossroads of civilizations ; A muslim world ; Characteristic states ; Water scarcity ; Oases and pastoral nomadism ; Marine resources. -- The Gulf: the heart of the world's energy reserves : Petroleum, a complex sector ; Oil production and reserves ; Gas production and reserves ; Processing and transport of oil and gas ; Numerous tensions. -- A speedy and radical transformation : Influx of migrants ; Spectacular urban growth ; Quality infrastructure ; Developing an industrial sector ; Free zones and special economic zones ; Explosion of finance and real estate sectors ; The rise of tourism ; Toward a knowledge society ; The gulf cooperation council. -- Dissimilar territories : The state of Kuwait, Saudi Arabia's eastern province ; The kingdom of Bahrain ; The emirate of Qatar ; The Federation of the United Arab Emirates ; The emirates of Abu Dhabi and Dubai ; The emirates of Ajman and Sharjah the northern emirates ; North Oman ; The Iranian coast of the Gulf ; The Iraqi governorate of Basra. -- Urban societies : Basra City ; Kuwait City ; Greater Dammam ; The oasis city of al-Ahsa ; Manama, an island capital ; Greater Doha ; The island and the city of Abu Dhabi ; The coastal conurbation of Dubai-Sharjah-Ajman ; The al-Ain-Buraimi oases ; Muscat's capital region ; Sohar and Sur: two cities on the gulf of Oman ; The port city of Bandar Abbas ; Abadan and Khorramshahr: Two oil cities ; Integration of metropolitan areas
Dimensions
25 x 31 cm.
Extent
1 atlas (120 p.)
Isbn
9789004245662
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2013005356
Other physical details
col.maps
Physical medium
paper
Positive negative aspect
not applicable
Production reproduction details
other
Specific material designation
atlas
System control number
  • (OCoLC)834858086
  • ucoclc834858086
Type of reproduction
not applicable
Label
Atlas of the Gulf states, by Phillip Cadène and Bridgette Dumortier
Publication
Note
Updated version of the French edition (2011) -- Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/cartographicMathematicalDataScaleStatement
  • a
  • Scales differ.
Color
multicolored
Contents
The Gulf: a strategic space between the sea and the desert : A semi-enclosed sea ; An area of continual movement ; The crossroads of civilizations ; A muslim world ; Characteristic states ; Water scarcity ; Oases and pastoral nomadism ; Marine resources. -- The Gulf: the heart of the world's energy reserves : Petroleum, a complex sector ; Oil production and reserves ; Gas production and reserves ; Processing and transport of oil and gas ; Numerous tensions. -- A speedy and radical transformation : Influx of migrants ; Spectacular urban growth ; Quality infrastructure ; Developing an industrial sector ; Free zones and special economic zones ; Explosion of finance and real estate sectors ; The rise of tourism ; Toward a knowledge society ; The gulf cooperation council. -- Dissimilar territories : The state of Kuwait, Saudi Arabia's eastern province ; The kingdom of Bahrain ; The emirate of Qatar ; The Federation of the United Arab Emirates ; The emirates of Abu Dhabi and Dubai ; The emirates of Ajman and Sharjah the northern emirates ; North Oman ; The Iranian coast of the Gulf ; The Iraqi governorate of Basra. -- Urban societies : Basra City ; Kuwait City ; Greater Dammam ; The oasis city of al-Ahsa ; Manama, an island capital ; Greater Doha ; The island and the city of Abu Dhabi ; The coastal conurbation of Dubai-Sharjah-Ajman ; The al-Ain-Buraimi oases ; Muscat's capital region ; Sohar and Sur: two cities on the gulf of Oman ; The port city of Bandar Abbas ; Abadan and Khorramshahr: Two oil cities ; Integration of metropolitan areas
Dimensions
25 x 31 cm.
Extent
1 atlas (120 p.)
Isbn
9789004245662
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2013005356
Other physical details
col.maps
Physical medium
paper
Positive negative aspect
not applicable
Production reproduction details
other
Specific material designation
atlas
System control number
  • (OCoLC)834858086
  • ucoclc834858086
Type of reproduction
not applicable

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