Campbell, John C.; Despard, Lucy Edwards
December 1979
Foreign Affairs;Winter79/80, Vol. 58 Issue 2, p432
This article presents an overview of the book Qatar: The Development of an Oil Economy, by Regaei El Mallakh.


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