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Gazetteer of Oman

May M. Hourani

Gazetteer of Oman

names approved by the United States Board on Geographic Names

by May M. Hourani

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Published by Defense Mapping Agency in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Oman
    • Subjects:
    • Oman -- Gazetteers.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementprepared by May M. Hourani and Charles M. Heyda.
      ContributionsHeyda, Charles M., United States Board on Geographic Names.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS247.O62 H68 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 140 p. :
      Number of Pages140
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2495267M
      LC Control Number87602417

        SQCC Library Book Review - Historical Muscat: An Illustrated Guide and Gazetteer by J.E. Peterson. T "This book chronicles the historical development of Muscat, the capital of . The Gazetteer is considered an encyclopaedia for Arab Gulf region. It covers geographical, historical, and social details concerning the Persian Gulf. Lorimer, an official in the Indian Civil Service, was placed on special duty and given the task of compiling a ‘convenient and portable handbook’ for British policy makers and representatives.

      Dhofar is extensively detailed in the publication Gazetteer of Arabia, produced by the Government in British India and mostly based on information gathered by J.G. Lorimer's in his and handbook Gazetteer of the Persian Gulf, Oman and Central l: Salalah. Home; All editions; This edition; , English, Book edition: Gazetteer of the Persian Gulf, 'Oman, and Central Arabia / by J.G. Lorimer, completed and edited.

      Ohio State Gazetteer and Business Directory for , by George W. Hawes (page images at MOA) Filed under: Persian Gulf region -- Gazetteers. Gazetteer of the Persian Gulf, 'Oman, and Central Arabia (2 volumes in multiple parts; Kolkata: Superintendent . This is the most important single source of historical material on the Gulf States and Saudi Arabia. Lorimer's Gazetteer was compiled with the original intention of providing British agents and policy-makers in the Gulf, India and London with 'a convenient and portable handbook to the places and interests with which they are likely to be concerned'.Author: J. G. Lorimer.


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