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Dr Nathan Sidoli During the early ʿAbbāsid period (ninth century CE), a diverse group of scholars collaborated on the long-term project of translating ...
Dr Dirk Grupe Ptolemaic astronomy became known in mediaeval Europe mainly through translations from Arabic. Latin translations of the Almagest reflect ...
The file contains papers relating to communications between London and the Middle East. It mainly consists of copies of correspondence sent to the India ...76 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/51 Date(s): 21 Apr 1932-26 Jul 1934
Papers regarding negotiations to amend the borders between French-mandated Syria, and British-mandated Iraq and Trans-Jordan. The papers discuss the boundaries ...788 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/2848 Date(s): 1 Jun 1921-27 Oct 1932
This file relates to the administration of Syria and the possibility of the French Government installing a King of Syria. The file mostly contains copies ...497 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/2081 Date(s): 13 Jun 1928-15 Dec 1939
This volume largely consists of copies of Colonial Office and Foreign Office and correspondence. The correspondence concerns the possibility of the Hejaz ...1,033 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/2078 Date(s): 12 Jun 1931-10 Jan 1939
The file contains papers relating to the Middle East (Official) Committee. It consists of: papers circulated to members of the Committee, received by the ...940 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/4756 Date(s): 20 Mar 1949-13 Dec 1949
Coll 17/7(1) 'Iraq and Palestine: agreement for transit through Palestine of goods to and from Iraq; Baghdad-Haifa railway'
The volume contains correspondence, reports and minutes regarding road and rail transport through Iraq, Trans-Jordan [Jordan], Palestine, Syria and Iran. ...1,068 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/2851 Date(s): 23 Apr 1929-23 Apr 1936
Coll 6/93(2) 'SYRIA: Situation in – after capitulation of France, 1940. Incl. Proclamation of Independence.'
Following on from an earlier file (IOR/L/PS/12/2166), this file concerns British policy relating to Syria, following the success of the British-Free French ...626 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/2168 Date(s): 3 Jul 1941-12 Dec 1944
The volume comprises telegrams, despatches, correspondence, memoranda, and notes relating to the discussions (Petrograd negotiations) between Britain, ...436 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/10/526 Date(s): 1916-1918