Contents: Maps: Jordan; Central Amman; The North and The Jordan Valley; Jarash; East to Azraq and the Northern Badia; The King's Highway; Petra; Wadi Rum, Aqaba. Introduction: The Sands of Time. History: Chronology; A Holy Land; The Crusades; Mamlukes and Ottomans; The Arab Revolt; Lawrence of Arabia; Enter the Hashemites; The Reign of King Hussein. Features: The Jordanians; The Bedouin Way of Life; The Palestinians; The Craft Tradition; Jordanian Food; Wildlife; Outdoor Activities; Arabian Horses; The Camel; Artists' Impressions. Places: Introduction; Amman; Salt; Jarash and the North; Jordan Valley; East to Azraq; The Badia; The King's Highway; Petra; Wadi Rum; Aqaba. Information Panels: Glubb Pasha; The Royal Family; The Dead Sea; Azraq's Nature Reserves; The Land of Moab; Desert Highway; Burckhardt, the Discoverer of Petra. Insight on: Architecture; Cafe Societies; The Bedouin Inheritance; The Red Sea. Travel Tips: Transport; Accommodation; Eating Out; Activities; A-Z; Language; Further Reading.