by Ozzie Newcombe, The Heritage Of Oman Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Heritage Of Oman book, Oman is a stunningly beautiful country with a rich history and bountiful heritage set in a breathtaking landscape. As an ancient seafaring country, Oman has always been open to the world, and is now increasingly popular with discerning travellers and tourists. Since the accession of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said in 1970, Oman has thrived, adopting the best features of modern technology while keeping its own heritage and unique culture very much alive. In this book, Ozzie Newcombe s vibrant photographs capture the most enchanting of the country s sights, from the natural wonders of its soaring mountains, stark deserts, plunging coastal cliffs and lush green valleys, to the man-made achievements of ancient crafts and modern engineering. Oman s astonishing variety will surprise and delight both residents and visitors alike, and this book is a lasting celebration of one of the most fascinating countries in the world.REVIEWS The Heritage of Oman, with its full-color photographs and explanatory text, succeeds delightfully Ozzie Newcombe captures the special quality of Oman, its wide skies, haunting desolation and old traditions. Cedar Wings"
by Jamal al-Moosawi, The National Museum Sultanate Of Oman Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The National Museum Sultanate Of Oman book, The National Museum, Sultanate of Oman is dedicated to preserving and showcasing the treasures of Oman's cultural heritage. A magnificent new building, located in Muscat, marks the emergence of this major new international museum, and will house more than 7,000 pieces showcasing Oman's history from the earliest human settlement to the present time. This official visitor guidebook is being published to mark the opening of the new museum. Illustrated throughout with objects from the collection and texts, it features highlights from all the museum's galleries, including The Land and the People, Maritime History, Arms and Armour, Civilisation in the Making, Aflaj, Currency, Prehistory and Ancient History, Splendours of Islam, Oman and the World, Intangible Heritage and Oman's modern Renaissance.
by Khadija Ejaz, We Visit Oman Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download We Visit Oman book, Oman is the land that enchanted Marco Polo. It is the country of Sinbad the Sailor, of jinns, of ancient cities that slumber under the desert sands. The foundations of the modern Arab nation of the Sultanate of Oman were laid in 1970 by its monarch and architect, His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said bin Taimur al Said, under whose watchful eye it reemerged onto the global stage and reclaimed thousands of years of its identity. Today, Oman is a modern-day oasis where the old lives in harmony with the new. People flock to its shores from all over the world for the sparkle of its beaches and the generosity of its people. The world is still discovering the magic of this ancient Arabian land, from the whiff of its legendary frankincense to the hush of its yawning deserts and the sweetness of its sticky halwa. Come immerse yourself, Oman welcomes you—marhaba!