This cultural guide for the traveler has information about the present day culture of Oman along with the causes of that culture. After a brief introduction to Oman (including the best time to... More > visit), it goes into the country's background, including geography, wildlife, history, architecture, religion, language, ethnicity, food, drink, & identity. It helps you know Oman and will help you understand why Oman is that way.
This cultural guide also provides Practical Information, such as visa requirements, health care concerns, available tours, etc. In addition, the guide contains a pre-departure checklist, quick reference charts for when you're on the road, and live links to give you instant access to more information when you're abroad.< Less
The General Knowledge book series, are designed for specific country, are one of the most admired book for the improvement and learning purpose.This book contains information about... More > Background,Geography,Natural resources,Land use,Environment. Population,Sex ratio,flag of the county,Area,Border countries,Maritime claims,Elevation extremes,Land use,Natural hazards,Volcanism,Age structure,Median age,Net migration rate,Country comparison to the world,Religions,Languages,Literacy,School life expectancy ,Government,Time difference,Administrative divisions,Executive branch,Cabinet and almost everthing related with general knowledge.< Less
Life is an adventure. What happens when you leave home and take a chance on the adventure of a lifetime. Join the Adventurer on a journey of discovery, lessons, experiences, all the while facing... More > some of the most dangerous challenges that exist.< Less
A friend’s chance citing of a hand-lettered for sale sign sets Jan and Stu on a path that will change not only their domestic world but their emotional one as well. Along the way, they find... More > that the path ahead can be crooked, strewn with pitfalls just waiting to become pratfalls. Life at the university and in the theater never prepared accident-prone Stu for his new life as a would-be farmer, carpenter, and mountain man, nor Jan for some scary encounters with nature in the wild. Meeting the challenges of a new way of life among people so seemingly very different from themselves, they overcome obstacles with resolve and not a little Jewish humor that help them learn what it really means to be a mensch.< Less