By Pauline Searle
Oman is without doubt one of the most pretty and well known international locations within the heart East, but many years in the past it was once one of many world’s backwaters the place viewers have been discouraged. The turning aspect got here with the takeover of strength through Sultan Qaboos bin acknowledged in 1970. This booklet, first released in 1979, takes the reader round the kingdom, from the rugged Musandam peninsula within the north to the southern province of Dhofar. It builds a bridge among ancient and sleek Oman, describes the folks and their landscapes, and the country’s indigenous arts and crafts.
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