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The Fakhros of Bahrain: The Story of a Family, a Trading House, and a Nation (Hardcover)

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For well over a century, the Fakhro family have played a leading role in Bahrain's public life and trading scene. This book, part memoir, part history, gives a detailed account of a family and its members, of the establishment and consolidation of a major merchant house, and of the growth and development of a nation. Anyone with an interest in Bahrain, or in how business and society work in this Gulf nation, will find something here to interest them.

About the Author

Adel Fakhro is Managing Director of Fakhro Group, one of Bahrain's largest conglomerates, with interests in general trading, logistics and services. Educated in Bahrain, England and Lebanon, he has been a leading figure in the world of Bahraini commerce for over forty years. He has also played an active role in public service, supporting the foundation of Ibn Khaldoun National School, and currently serves as Chairman of the Bahrain Down's Syndrome Society.

Praise For…

"A celebration of this island nation's remarkable development through the 20th century, as told through the lives of the well known merchant family of Fakhro." —Henry Harding
Product Details
ISBN: 9781908531209
ISBN-10: 1908531207
Publisher: Gilgamesh Publishing
Publication Date: December 16th, 2021
Pages: 224
Language: English

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