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  1. The Indigo Trade in the Gulf in the Nineteenth Century

    http://britishlibrary.typepad.co.uk/.a/6a00d8341c464853ef01a73d71f19f970d-pi Importance and Value Indigo blue has many associations with different societies. ...


  2. Mapping Aden: The British Occupation of A Vital Trading Port

    and incorporated in the plans also included ‘works against Arabs’ and ‘Advanced Redoubt required only against... Arabs, but also ...


  3. The Forgotten War against Locusts that Helped Win the War

    81055/vdc_100023645725.0x000085 Two locusts sitting on a plant from a thirteenth-century bestiary. Or 2784, f. 61r Sciences...


  4. A Quest for Knowledge: The Basra Date Palm, the Botanical Garden in Bengal

    Bushire Persia Persian Gulf Sciences and Medicine 1750–1799 81055/vdc_100024189854.0x00007d Text:  London,...


  5. Sing, Play and Be Merry: The Unique Ṣawt Music of the Arabian Peninsula

    Arabic music. The ethnomusicologist Simon Jargy describes  ṣawt  as a ‘... a genuine musical tradition... Arabic music while the ...


  6. The Death of Queen Victoria: the Politics of Mourning for the British in the Gulf

    transmitted to its network of native agents on both the Arab and Persian littorals, including Khan Bahadur ‘Abd al-Latif, Britain’s Residency ...


  7. Twilight of Pearl Trade Sees ‘Slave’ Divers Seek Freedoms

    working on the pearling dhows. Most of these men, a mix of African, Asian, Indian and Arab descent, were... https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:%D8%B7%D9%88%D8%A7%D8%B4%D8%A94.jpg ...


  8. The Singing Sailor, Salim Rashid Suri: A Ṣawt Musician from Oman

    Sur, was one of the most important Arabic trade ports connecting Oman with Yemen, East Africa,... became a ‘boiler controller’ on a steamship ...


  9. ‘Islamic Style’ Binding: A Misleading Term Ripe for Further Research

    of Manuscripts in Arabic Script, defines three main categories of ‘Islamic style’ bindings, which are today... Arabic Manuscripts ...


  10. When Maritime Protection Is Not Enough: Britain’s Agreement to Protect Qatar’s Borders at Sea and on Land

    on the Arabic side of the Gulf. During this period, the British began to notice that informal payments were being made by the Arab shaikhs ...


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