Ruler of Al Ain (1946-1966)
Yousef Abdulrahman Mohammed Al Harmoudi
Historical documents confirm that since Sheikh Zayed, may his soul rest in peace, had held the reins of power in Al Ain, he drew on his vision and wisdom to put his house in order. He forged good relations with his neighbors. His policy resulted in establishing Abu Dhabi’s influence in the region. His rule of Al Ain heralded the rise of a wise leader and a high-caliber politician who won the hearts and minds of all his people.
The book portrays Zayed’s childhood and youth, and his passion for learning and knowledge. It describes the geography of Al Ain and lists the Arab tribes, which lived over there. Moreover, the book discusses the numerous forts in Al Ain.