Whether you are a tourist, a business traveller or an expatriate, this book will prove to be an indispensable companion. The Arab World Handbook collects everything into one essential volume. Covering all the countries of the Arabian peninsula (Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Yemen) it contains advice on planning a visit and making a home in the Arab world. The book covers everything from basic language and pronunciation to etiquette and business practice. There are sections on geography, history, government and the law, plus useful maps and country-by-country surveys.--This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.