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Al Qasimi Publications Lights Up Al Dhafra

by | Dec 5, 2023 | News

Participating in the 2023 Al Dhafra Book Festival, Al Qasimi Publications is a distinctive publishing entity committed to sharing the literary creations of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, the Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah. This literary extravaganza unfolds from December 4 to 10 at the Public Park in Zayed City, Abu Dhabi, boasting the involvement of more than 50 libraries and publishing houses.

 

Al Qasimi Publications showcased a diverse array of publications spanning various knowledge domains by His Highness, making them accessible to readers locally, regionally, and globally in multiple languages. Among the notable additions to the collection is the “Sultan of History” encyclopedia, a recent historical masterpiece presented in four volumes, delving into the rich history of Oman.

 

Furthermore, the historical novels penned by His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, such as “The White Sheikh,” “The Rebellious Prince,” “Bibi Fatima and the King’s Sons,” “The Daring,” “The Biography of the Sultans of Kilwa,” and “Khorfakkan Resistance Against the Portuguese Invasion,” will also be prominently featured at the Al Qasimi Publications.

 

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