Yemen, Jewel of Arabia has been added to your Cart. Very detailed and beautiful photography. The authors have written with sympathy, sound knowledge and a strong sense of Yemen's long history.
Yemen, Jewel of Arabia has been added to your Cart. The information is specific: for example, a picture is not captioned "fish market" but "yellowfin tuna" in the specific market. This specificity and local knowledge is displayed throughout the book.
Yemen: Jewel of Arabia has been added to your Cart. Charles and Patricia Aithie lived and worked together in the Middle and Far East for more than five years travelling extensively with their cameras.
Yemen: Jewel of Arabia. Yemen: Jewel of Arabia's thorough coverage will prove indispensable to the visitor. by. Charles Aithie, Patricia Aithie.
Charles Aithie, Patricia Aithie. Yet the "glories and treasures" of Yemen are as much contemporary as they are ancient and historic-in the spectacular architecture of its cities, which until lately have remained. Stacey International, 2009 - 212 sayfa. Yemen, Jewel of Arabia pays homage to this land in words and stunning images. Yemen's history, landscape, architecture and people are all equally beguiling, but for too long, they have remained undiscovered in the western world. The book is introduced by Mark Marshall CMG - Britain's ambassador to Yemen for six years. He witnessed the country's prolonged struggle towards unification, and presents an analysis informed by his close knowledge of Yemeni history.
a b c Aithie, Charles; Aithie, Patricia (2001). Yemen: jewel of Arabia. Stacey International. p. 34. ISBN 978-1-900988-15-5.
Yemen's history, landscape, architecture and people are all equally beguiling, but for too long, they have remained undiscovered in the western world.
Yemen, Jewel of Arabia pays homage to this land in words and stunning images. View Full Specifications. We’re Always Here To Help
Aithie, Charles; Aithie, Patricia.
Aithie, Charles; Aithie, Patricia. Al-Hamdāni, al-Ḥasan ibn Aḥmad, The Antiquities of South Arabia - The Eighth Book of Al-Iklīl, Oxford University Press 1938, p. 15. ^ "Citadels of High Yemen".
As the traveling world awakens to the extraordinary glories and richness of Yemen, this large format, full-color photography book will surely become the visitor's standard compendium about the country.
Prepared by a husband and wife team, Charles and Patricia Aithie, deeply knowledgeable about Yemen's landscapes, cities, history, art, and archaeology, this book provides the factual grounding that no visitor will be able to do without. The work is wonderfully illustrated by the authors' photographs-and, as one of the most photogenic countries in the world, makes for a visual feast.