Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 December 2016

280 Pages | 30 b/w illus., 2 b/w tables

5.4x8.4 inches

ISBN: 9780190499372

Bookseller Code (06)

Gateways to the World

Port Cities in the Persian Gulf

edited by Mehran Kamrava

  • A scholarly investigation of the lesser and greater port cities of the Persian Gulf, their hinterlands, their wider influence and future prospects
  • Alongside such aspiring global cities as Doha, Abu Dhabi, and Dubai there are port cities that appear to have their best days behind them, and others that have largely retained their traditional fabrics
  • Presents a comprehensive, and much-needed, study of the nature and variety, the importance, and the domestic and international consequences of port cities along the Persian Gulf.

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