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An early meeting of the Trucial States Council with UK political agents by UKinUAE, via Flickr

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Britain and the Administration of the Trucial States, 1947-1965 (Paperback)

Dubai Business Tycoons in a Casual Meeting 1950s. UAE did not exist then, it was part of Trucial States of the Coast of Oman until 1971.the business Tycoon on the right ( Sheikh Rashid Al Maktoom) who was the Sheikh n ruler of Dubai,he was the father of Shiekh Mohamed who built Dubai n put Dubai on the World map.Today Dubai is the fastest growing city in the world.

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Collecting stamps of Trucial states (1963-1973) – the independent sheikdoms