Oh Man Oman

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Oman is an Arab state in southwest Asia on the southeast coast of the Arabian Peninsula. Dereaze is the oldest known human settlement in the area, dating back as many as 8,000 years to the late Stone Age. The findings have included stone implements, animal bones, shells and fire hearths, with the later dating back to 7615 BC as the oldest signs of human settlement in the area. Much of the country is desert plain and with mountain ranges along the north. Animals indigenous to this area are the leopard, hyena, fox, wolf, and hare, oryx and ibex. Birds include the vulture, eagle, stork, bustard, Arabian partridge, bee eater, falcon and sunbird. Oman`s economy is largely based on oil reserves and mineral resources. They have a good standard of living and educational system. They have a 1700 km coastline which is popular amongst tourists with their clean beaches and valleys which are green, lush oasis of palm trees, grasses, and flowers.

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Source link: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oman

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