Who's Who in the Arab World 2007-2008 (Google eBook)

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Publitec Publications
Walter de Gruyter, Jan 1, 2007 - Biography & Autobiography - 1216 pages
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Who's Who in the Arab World 2007-2008 compiles information on the most notable individuals in the Arab world. Additionally, the title provides insight into the historical background and the present of this influential and often volatile region. Part I sets out precise biographical details on some 6,000 eminent individuals who influence every sphere of public life in politics, culture and society. Part II surveys the 19 Arab Countries, providing detailed information on the geography, history, constitution, economy and culture of the individual countries. Part III provides information on the historical background of the Arab world. Indexes by country and profession supplement the biographical section. A select bibliography of secondary literature on the Middle East is also included.
  

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Contents

FOREWORD
9
PART I BIOGRAPHICAL SECTION
15
About 6000 biographical sketches of outstanding personalities and leading national figures in 19 Arab Countries
17
PART II WHOS WHO of Companies and institutions in the Arab World between
856
PART III SURVEY OF THE 19 ARAB COUNTRIES
857
1 Algeria Peoples Democratic Republic of
859
2 Bahrain Kingdom of
873
3 Djibouti Republic of
885
14 Somalia Islamic Republic of
1013
15 Sudan Republic of
1021
16 Syria Syrian Arab Republic
1035
17 Tunisia Republic of
1047
18 United Arab Emirates 7 States
1057
19 Yemen Republic of
1071
PART IV OUTLINE OF THE ARAB WORLD
1081
1 GENERALSURVEY
1087

4 Egypt Arab Republic of
891
5 Iraq Iraqi Arab Republic
907
6 Jordan Hashemite Kingdom of
923
7 Kuwait State of
935
8 Libya The Great Socialist Peoples Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
947
9 Mauritania The Islamic Republic of
957
10 Morocco Kingdom of
965
11 Oman Sultanate of
979
12 Qatar
989
13 Saudi Arabia Kingdom of
999
2 THE LEAGUE OF ARAB STATES
1095
3 THE MAGHREB
1115
4 ARAB PETROLEUM
1119
5 THE SUEZ CANAL
1125
6 DEVELOPMENT OF ARAB BANKS AND FUTURE PROSPECTS
1129
7 GULF COOPERATION COUNCIL
1133
8 THE PALESTINIAN PROBLEM
1137
9 PEACE CONFERENCE ON THE MIDDLE EAST
1147
Index of biographies by profession and by country
1157
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