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Jassim, the leader : founder of Qatar

Author: Mohamed A J Althani
Publisher: London : Profile Books, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Gulf state of Qatar tops the Forbes list of the world's richest countries. Yet Qatar has climbed to this pinnacle of wealth and influence in a remarkably short time. This astonishing transition is the direct result of the efforts nearly 200 years ago of one visionary man - Jassim bin Muhammad Bin Thani, known as 'the Leader'."--Publisher's description.
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Genre/Form: Biographie
History
Named Person: Qāsim ibn Muḥammad Āl Thānī; Qāsim ibn Muḥammad Āl Thānī; Qāsim Ibn Muḥammad Āl Ṯānī
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mohamed A J Althani
ISBN: 9781781250709 1781250707 9781847659125 1847659128
OCLC Number: 808498997
Description: xix, 219 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color), map ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Mohamed A.J. Althani.

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The little-known story of the creator of the modern state of Qatar.  Read more...

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