The Kuwait Urbanization, by Saba George Shiber

Shiber, Saba George. The Kuwait Urbanization: Documentation, Analysis, Critique. Kuwait: Kuwait Gov’t Printing Press, 1964

This is a great resource on Kuwait’s early urbanization since the discovery of oil by architect and planner Saba Shiber. It includes detailed analyses, plenty of aerial photographs, and pictures of Kuwait.

You can download a PDF scan (166MB) here.

The following are some excerpts from the book:

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