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By Jeremy Jones,Nicholas Ridout

ISBN-10: 1107009405

ISBN-13: 9781107009400

ISBN-10: 1107402026

ISBN-13: 9781107402027

definitely the right creation to the historical past of recent Oman from the eighteenth century to the current, this booklet combines the latest scholarship on Omani historical past with insights drawn from a detailed research of the politics and diplomacy of latest Oman. Jeremy Jones and Nicholas Ridout provide a particular new method of Omani heritage, development on postcolonial concept and integrating the examine of politics and tradition. The ebook addresses key issues together with Oman's old cosmopolitanism, the certain position of Omani Islam within the country's social and political lifestyles, Oman's function within the international economic system of the 19th century, revolt and revolution within the 20th century, the position of Sultan Qaboos within the period of oil and Oman's targeted neighborhood and diplomatic point of view on modern issues.

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