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DIAMOND IN THE DESERT: Behind the Scenes in the World's Richest City

Behind the Scenes in the World's Richest City

Hodder & Stoughton,
E-Book ( EPUB mit Adobe DRM )
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Kurzbeschreibung

Barely forty years ago, Abu Dhabi was a fishing village on the Arabian Gulf. Now the capital of the United Arab Emirates, its citizens are each worth $17 million, it holds major stakes in Western economies, and has money to burn. In this timely, revealing and evocative portrait of a global player, Jo Tatchell traces the emirate's dramatic development and the sometimes ruinous effect of extreme wealth on its people and their desert culture. And as its rulers fund another giant leap forward, she probes behind the official facade to examine whether this secretive and controlled society can realise its breathtaking plans to transform relations between East and West.

Details

Titel: DIAMOND IN THE DESERT: Behind the Scenes in the World's Richest City
Autoren/Herausgeber: Jo Tatchell

ISBN/EAN: 9781444758542

Seitenzahl: 304
Produktform: E-Book
Sprache: Englisch

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