Qatar Foundation: Mapping the roots of Qatar

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Qatar Foundation magazine features research by Dr. Richard Fletcher with the Origins of Doha and Qatar Project on his work with historic maps. These declassified aerial images have been stored in the National Collection of Aerial Photography in Edinburgh, Scotland and are now being studied by Fletcher, alongside Dr. Robert Carter and Dr. Frederick Nesta. There are over 15 million photographs from declassified sources, mainly from the Royal Air Force.

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Mapping the Roots of Qatar article in Qatar Foundation magazine


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