State of Qatar

  • John Paxton
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


HISTORY. The State of Qatar declared its independence from Britain on 3 Sept. 1971, ending the Treaty of 3 Nov. 1916 which was replaced by a Treaty of friendship between the 2 countries.


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Books of Reference

  1. Qatar into the Seventies. Information Ministry, Doha, 1973Google Scholar
  2. El Mallakh, R., Qatar: The Development of an Oil Economy. New York, 1979Google Scholar

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1982

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  • John Paxton

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