Qatar: Realm of the Possible (Slipcase Arabic edition)
Sponsor: The Commercial Bank of Qatar Feature: Two volume hardback books in branded slipcase with original photography on CBQ and its staff. Archival and historical research for a dedicated CBQ timeline and essay
Qatar: Realm of the Possible charts, in the form of a vivid visual journey, the rise and current state of the nation of Qatar. More than 250 masterful and evocative photographs of the Qatari landscape, cutting-edge architecture, everyday vignettes and special events from camel beauty contests to high-speed car racing accompany a cross-section of profiles of the personalities who are helping to shape the transformation of this once sleepy, relatively small Gulf state into the rising super-mini-state that is today’s Qatar.
Published: 2013 Language: Arabic Format: Hardback, 32 x 27 cm Pages: 264 pp Illustrations: With more than 257 photographs Editor: Hossein Amirsadeghi Photographer: Robin Friend Essayist: William Cook