Telling Tales: An Oral History of Dubai
This commemorative book tells the story of how life in Dubai has transformed over the years. Through memories shared by locals, it offers a fascinating glimpse into Dubai's history and the UAE's culture and heritage. Combining fascinating portrait photography with captivating content, this collection of stories provides a rare insight into Dubai's history as it has undergone one of the most dramatic metamorphoses in modern history. Paul Thuysbaert's intuitive and imaginative portraits transport these stories into the present to tell Dubai's compelling tale.
For those interested in Dubai's history and the UAE's cultural heritage, this book about Dubai is one of the most compelling books you can find about Dubai's history and how this city came to be. BBC Gulf Correspondent Julia Wheeler was granted the unique privilege of talking to some of Dubai's founding citizens about how life once was in this mesmerising emirate. Beautifully designed and presented with a high-end print finish, it makes the perfect gift or souvenir of Dubai.
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