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Abd Allah, M. & Abdullah, M., The United Arab Emirates: A Modern History; London: Croom Helm, 1978; 365 pages

Alkim, H. al-, The Foreign Policy of UAE; London: Saqi Books, 2001; 279 pages

Almezaini, K., The UAE and Foreign Policy: Foreign Aid, Identities and Interests; Abingdon: Routledge, 2011; 205 pages

Alsharekh, A. (ed.), The Gulf Family: Kinship Policies and Modernity; London: Saqi Books, 2007; 180 pages

Alsharekh, A. a.o. (eds.), Popular Culture and Political Identity in the Arab Gulf States; London: Saqi Books, 2008; 170 pages

Anscombe, F., The Ottoman Gulf: The Creation of Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, and Qatar; New York: Columbia University Press, 1997; 288 pages

Askari, H. a.o. (eds.), The Militarization of the Persian Gulf: An Economic Analysis; Cheltenham Glos: Edward Elgar Publishers, 2010; 192 pages

Benesh, G., CultureShock! United Arab Emirates; Singapore: Marshall Cavendish Corp, 2008; 256 pages

Bristol-Rhys, J., Emirati Women: Generations of Change; New York: Columbia University Press, 2010; 208 pages

Coates-Ulrichsen, K., Insecure Gulf: The End of Certainty and the Transition to the Post-Oil Era; New York: Columbia University Press, 2011; 224 pages

Commins, D., The Gulf States: A Modern History; London: I.B. Tauris, 2012; 320 pages

Damluji, S., The Architecture of the United Arab Emirates; Reading: Ithaca Press, 2006; 352 pages

Davidson, Chr., The United Arab Emirates: A Study In Survival; Boulder: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2005; 333 pages

Davidson, Chr., Dubai: The Vulnerability of Success; New York: Columbia University Press, 2009; 390 pages

Davidson, Chr., Abu Dhabi: Oil and Beyond; New York: Columbia University Press, 2009; 256 pages

Davidson, Chr., Power and Politics in the Persian Gulf Monarchies; New York: Columbia University Press, 2012; 256 pages

Davidson, Chr. & P. Smith (eds.), Higher Education in the Gulf States: Building Economies, Polities and Cultures; London: Saqi Books, 2009; 208 pages

Donn, G. & Y. Manthri, Globalisation and Higher Education in the Arab Gulf States; Providence: Symposium Books, 2010; 176 pages

Ehteshami, A. & S. Wright (eds.), Reform in the Middle East Oil Monarchies; Reading: Ithaca Press, 2011; 320 pages

Fahim, M. al-, From Rags to Riches: A Story of Abu Dhabi; Charleston: BookSurge Publishing, 2008; 192 pages

Fenelon, K., The United Arab Emirates: An Economic and Social Survey; London: Longman, 1976; 176 pages

Foley, S., The Arab Gulf States: Beyond Oil and Islam; Boulder: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2010; 315 pages

Fox, J. a.o. (eds.), Globalization and the Gulf; Abingdon: Routledge, 2006; 320 pages

Gause III, G., The International Relations of the Persian Gulf; Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009; 270 pages

Ghanem, S., Industrialization in the United Arab Emirates; Aldershot: Avebury, 1992; 143 pages

Ghareeb, E. & I. al-Abed, Perspectives on the United Arab Emirates; Cronulla: Trident Press, 1999; 320 pages

Hanieh, A., Capitalism and Class in the Gulf Arab States; New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011; 266 pages

Heard-Bey, F., From Trucial States to United Arab Emirates; London: Longman; 556 pages

Herb, M., All in the family: Absolutism, revolution and democracy in the Middle Eastern monarchies; New York: State University of New York Press, 1999; 376 pages

Held, D. & K. Ulrichsen (eds.), The Transformation of the Gulf: Politics, Economics and the Global Order; Abingdon: Routledge, 2011; 402 pages

Holes, C. & S. Salman (eds.), The Nabati Poetry of the United Arab Emirates: Selected Poems, Annotated and Translated into English; Reading: Ithaca Press, 2011; 250 pages

Hurriez. S., Folklore and Folklife in the United Arab Emirates; Abingdon, Routledge, 2002; 208 pages

Ibrahim, B., Economic Co-Operation in the Gulf: Issues in the Economies of the Arab Gulf Co-Operation Council States; Abingdon: Routledge, 2007; 176 pages

Johnson-Davies, D., In a Fertile Desert: Modern Writing from the United Arab Emirates; Cairo: American University in Cairo Press; 2009; 112 pages

Kamrava, M. (ed.), International Politics of the Persian Gulf; Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 2011; 374 pages

Keating, A., Power, Politics and the Hidden History of Arabian Oil; London: Saqi Books, 2006; 592 pages

Kechichian, J., A Century in Thirty Years: Shaykh Zayed and the United Arab Emirates; Washington, DC: Middle East Policy Council, 2000; 320 pages

Kechichian, J., Power and Succession in Arab Monarchies: A Reference Guide; Boulder: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2008; 555 pages

Khalaf, A. & G. Luciano (eds.), Constitutional Reform and Political Participation in the Gulf; Dubai: Gulf Research Center, 2006; 303 pages

Khalifa, A., The United Arab Emirates: Unity in fragmentation; Boulder: Westview Press, 1979; 235 pages

Krause, W., Women in Civil Society: The State, Islamism, and Networks in the UAE; New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008; 272 pages

Mallakh, R. El-, The Economic Development of the United Arab Emirates; New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 1981; 215 pages

Peck, M., The United Arab Emirates: A Venture in Unity; Boulder, Westview Press, 1986; 190 pages

Peck, M., Historical Dictionary of the Gulf Arab States; Lanham: Scarecrow Press, 2008; 468 pages

Pinto, V., Nation-Building, State and the Gender Framing of Women’s Rights in the United Arab Emirates; Reading: Ithaca Press, 2012; 240 pages

Potter, L. (ed.), The Persian Gulf in History; New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009; 336 pages

Ramazani, R., The Gulf Cooperation Council: Record and Analysis; Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 1988; 240 pages

Ramos, S., Dubai Amplified: The Engeneering of a Port Geography; Farnham: Ashgate, 2010; 196 pages

Rugh, A., The Political Culture of Leadership in the United Arab Emirates; New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012; 286 pages

Sadik, A. al- & I. Elbadawi (eds.), The Global Economic Crisis and Consequences for Development Strategy in Dubai; New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012; 206 pages

Seznec, J-F. & Kirk, M. (eds.), Industrialization in the Gulf: A Socioeconomic Revolution; Abingdon: Routledge, 2010; 240 pages

Sick, G. & L. Potter (eds.), The Persian Gulf At the Millennium: Essays in Politics, Economy, Security, and Religion; Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan, 1997; 368 pages

Smith, S., Britain’s Revival and Fall in the Gulf: Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, and the Trucial States, 1950-71; Abingdon: Routledge, 2004; 224 pages

Teitelbaum, J. (ed.), Political Liberalization in the Persian Gulf; New York, Columbia University Press, 2009; 288 pages

Torstrick, R. & E. Faier, Culture and Customs of the Arab Gulf States; Westport: Greenwood Press, 2008; 208 pages

United Nations, Assessment of Development Results: United Arab Emirates; New York: United Nations, 2012; 96 pages

Vine, P. & I. al-Abed, United Arab Emirates: A New Perspective; Cronulla: Trident Press, 2001; 320 pages

Vlieger, A., Domestic Workers in Saudi Arabia and the Emirates: A Socio-legal Study on Conflicts; New Orleans: Quid Pro, LLC, 2012; 326 pages

Western, A., The flora of the United Arab Emirates: An introduction; al-Ain: United Arab Emirates University, 1989; 188 pages

Wheeler, J., Telling Tales: An Oral History of Dubai; Dubai: Explorer Publishing, 2005; 156 pages

Zahlan, R., The Making of the Modern Gulf States: Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, The United Arab Emirates and Oman; Reading: Ithaca Press, 1998; 212 pages