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By Bertram Thomas

ISBN-10: 1406750689

ISBN-13: 9781406750683

ISBN-10: 144372744X

ISBN-13: 9781443727440

Bertram Sidney Thomas was once an English civil servant who's the 1st documented Westerner to move the Rub' al Khali (Empty Quarter). He was once additionally a scientist who practiced craniofacial anthropometry.
He used to be born in capsule close to Bristol and trained at Trinity collage, Cambridge. After operating for the Civil carrier within the normal put up place of work, he served in Belgium in the course of international conflict I ahead of being published to the Somerset gentle Infantry in Mesopotamia (now Iraq) among 1916 and 1918. He used to be appointed as Finance Minister and Wazir to the Sultan of Muscat and Oman (now Oman), a submit he held from 1925 to 1932. during this means, he undertook a few expeditions into the barren region, and it was once inside this era that he grew to become the 1st ecu to go the Rub' Al Khali from 1930 and 1931.

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