TITLE

The Jebel Shams project

AUTHOR(S)
Bannister (Person)
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Middle East;Jan2000, Issue 297, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights Raleigh International's Inchcape Initiative expedition in Oman, which brought together a multi-national team of volunteer participants and staff members from 22 different countries. Sponsor of the expedition; Community projects in which expedition members have been involved; Phases of the expedition; Meeting with Great Britain's Prince Charles during the latter's visit to the area.
ACCESSION #
2668922

 

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