By Michael Cameron Dempsey
Castles within the Sand explores the drastic adjustments in Abu Dhabi’s outfitted surroundings, the place whole islands are forested with skyscrapers and billions of greenbacks in infrastructure are spent on a whim—while recounting the disorienting event of an intruder encountering a society during which foreigners outnumber locals 9 to at least one and modernity clashes head-on with centuries of embedded culture. basic readers will discover a large advent to Abu Dhabi, and designers and planners will achieve a firsthand glimpse within an unparalleled test in city-building.
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