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Paperback. Pub Date: November 2009 Pages: 224 Publisher: Mainstream Publishing. From its humble beginnings in the lobby of a to Thurles. notable for...... more
Paperback. Pub Date: November 2009 Pages: 224 Publisher: Mainstream Publishing. From its humble beginnings in the lobby of a to Thurles. notable for hotel in the late nineteenth century the GAA has grown to become the biggest amateur sporting organization in the world. Spreading its wings to all corners of the globe in the process. In Around the World in GAA Days. Aaron Dunne takes us on a journey around the world. documenting the spectacular rise of Ireland's national games. From the Gulf Games of the Dubai Celts in the Middle East to the development of underage hurling in Singapore. from the week-long Australian State Games to the rebirth of camogie Down Under. and from the annual Canadian Gaelic Games festival to the powerhouse GAA cities of Chicago. New York and Boston in North America. Dunne has travelled around the globe to meet the people who work tirelessly to promot...
SPA-DE: Vol 14: Space & Design - International Review of Interior Design - Azur
HardCover Pub Date: December 2010 Pages: 168 Publisher: Rikuyosha Co. .. Ltd. The highly acclaimed SPA-DE: Space & Design series Focuses on the Interior Design...... more
HardCover Pub Date: December 2010 Pages: 168 Publisher: Rikuyosha Co. .. Ltd. The highly acclaimed SPA-DE: Space & Design series Focuses on the Interior Design of Commercial Spaces from around the world. This volume pays particular attention to spatial design. drawing on the best designs. by the most accomplished architects and designers from around the world. including London. Beijing. San Diego. Dubai. New York. San Francisco. Paris and Barcelona. Projects featured include shops. boutiques. banks. hotels. shopping malls. exhibition spaces. spas. restaurants. bars and clubs.
The New Silk Road: How a Rising Arab World Is Turning Away from the West and Rediscovering China - Ben Simpfendorfer
The Arab world is rising. Dubai's skyline is jammed with gleaming skyscrapers. Foreign banks are opening in Syria's business districts. Cairo's...... more
The Arab world is rising. Dubai's skyline is jammed with gleaming skyscrapers. Foreign banks are opening in Syria's business districts. Cairo's five-star hotels are filled by Arab holiday makers. Yet, the Arab world isn't rising alone. It is matched by an emerging China. The timing isn't a coincidence. The two are historic powers once connected by one of the world's great trade corridors. The New Silk Road is a ground-breaking study of the changes taking place. The author uses a mixture of analysis and first-hand accounts from the streets in Beijing, Cairo, Dubai, and Riyadh. Speaking Arabic and Chinese the author offers an unrivalled view of how the Arab world is turning away from the West and rediscovering China. The New Silk Road is essential reading to understanding the changes taking place.
International Travel Map of Oman. A detailed, indexed road and relief map of Oman, with a street plan of central Dubai. Land relief is clearly shown by...... more
International Travel Map of Oman. A detailed, indexed road and relief map of Oman, with a street plan of central Dubai. Land relief is clearly shown by elevation tinting. Desert areas and marsh regions are indicated, along with other smaller natural features such as dry lakes, wadis, reefs and oases. The road detail includes some unsurfaced tracks, with intermediate distances marked on major routes. Symbols show airports, airfields, ports, petrol stations, hospitals, post offices, accommodation, oil wells, border crossings, beaches, points of interest, archaeological sites, etc. The map is includes a glossary of Arabic geographical terms. The inset Dubai plan is at a scale of 1:15,000. It is not indexed and has no legend but shows the road detail clearly, along with the metro line, hotels, mosques and other landmarks. There is also a simple inset map of central Muscat, showing main roads, medina walls, and some notable buildings, eg. embassies, mosques and hospitals.
HardCover. Pages: 199 Publisher: Terra Uitgeverij Dutch designer Eric Kuster's designs are all about luxury. Despite the economic crisis. Kuster always creates...... more
HardCover. Pages: 199 Publisher: Terra Uitgeverij Dutch designer Eric Kuster's designs are all about luxury. Despite the economic crisis. Kuster always creates a world of glamour. Luxury and beauty. In Kuster's long-awaited second book. Eric Kuster: Metropolitan Luxury II . the reader is shown some of the most spectacular projects of this famous designer. From the Netherlands to Dubai. London and Moscow. the interiors of the rich and famous are photographed beautifully by top Australian photographer Paul Barbera. Not only his country of origin. but also Asia. the Middle East and Russia have emaced Eric Kuster's designs. He now has become somewhat of a celeity himself. having designed for prominent international restaurants. hotels and clubs such as Jimmy Woo and Suzy Wong in Amsterdam as well as private homes for famous Dutch footballers Ruud Gullit and Erwin Koeman. and pen...
The World Right Side Up: Investing Across Six Continents (Agora Series) - Christopher W. Mayer
This title contains invaluable insights into finding diverse investment opportunities in the emergent global economy. From Brazilian farmlands to Colombian gold...... more
This title contains invaluable insights into finding diverse investment opportunities in the emergent global economy. From Brazilian farmlands to Colombian gold fields, from Chinese shopping malls to Indian hotels, from South African wine country to the boom/bust souks of Dubai, this around-the-world investing field trip explores the nooks and crannies for hidden investment opportunities. "World Right Side Up: Investing Across Six Continents" is packed with ideas to power your portfolio in the years ahead while teaching you a little fascinating history along the way. Fact is, the world's markets have changed in a big way. For the first time since before the Industrial Revolution, the emerging markets now contribute as much to the global economy as their more well-developed peers. Far from being an anomaly, this state of affairs is more in line with the bulk of human experience. For centuries, China and India were the world's largest economies. And so the world is turning...right side up. This change creates a wealth of opportunities for investors, in both the emerging markets and developed markets. "World Right Side Up" is your guide on how to take full advantage of this shift. It provides an entertaining view of various regions visited by the author, including South America, Asia, Africa, North America, and the Middle East. It explores specific investment ideas and themes, including opportunities in agriculture, water, energy, infrastructure and much more. It includes five key takeaways from each region, an invaluable feature, offering resources to consult for more information and guidance. While some people fear the changes happening now, the reality is that for the forward-thinking investor, these sizable new markets will create extraordinary new opportunities.