The Buraimi Affair
Mr. Michael Quentin Morton, an independent researcher and writer, will talk about the Buraimi Affair, which shaped the futures of the UAE and Oman, and also the oil history and politics of the region. He is the author of Buraimi: The Struggle for Power, Influence and Oil in Arabia.
This lecture will begin at 1.15pm. If you would like lunch beforehand, please inform the RSAA office in advance.
28 May 2014
Where: The Royal Astronomical Society
Sikunder Burnes: Master of the ‘Great Game’
Where: The Royal Asiatic Society, 14 Stephenson Way, London NW1 2HD [Nearest Underground Stations Euston Square or Warren Street]
Lecture starts at 1.15pm and ends around 2.30pm. A sandwich lunch is available from 12.30pm and must be booked via the office by 2.30pm the day before.
Tickets: Free: Members and their guests only.Find out more > Show me all upcoming events