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Dubai : the story of the world's fastest city

Author: Jim Krane
Publisher: London : Atlantic Books, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A bestselling exploration of the fascinating city-state.

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Krane
ISBN: 9781782391760 1782391762
OCLC Number: 850176874
Notes: Originally published: 2009.
Description: viii, 356 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (black and white), maps ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Jim Krane.

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Dubai examines this small emirate with admirable even-handedness and good humour... Krane also writes movingly of the conditions of the Indian, Pakistani and Bangladeshi workers who have built Dubai. Read more...

 
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