Explore The Archive

Tips and syntax for searching
Found 62,320 matches in 5,642 records for Arabic science.
Showing records 61 to 70.
Hide images
  1. The Mobility of Merchants in the Pursuit of Profit: The English Withdraw from Bushire

    of Kharg, home to the increasingly powerful but dangerously unpredictable Arab sheikh, Mir Muhanna, one... The Dutch left Bandar Abbas for Kharg ...


  2. Between Freedom and Slavery: The Employment of Runaway Slaves in the Indian Navy

    Indians, Arabs and Persians, who used them as tarrying points as they cast about for work on any vessels... British Library, ‘Volume 195 1854/55 ...


  3. A Demonstration of British Firepower on the Trucial Coast, 1949

    to observations made at the meteorological station in Bahrain, the inhabitants of the Arab coast towns were rudely... was a spent force in the ...


  4. Country Profile: Iraq

    rivers flow through Iraq, joining together to form the confluence known as the Shatt al-Arab, before... on the Euphrates: The British Occupation ...


  5. ‘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 ...


  6. The Response of the Government of India to ‘The Dubai Incident’

    to the Arabs at Dubai and elsewhere that the Government of India did not wish to weaken the independence... IOR/X/10310/14, f. 15r The British ...


  7. The Shaikh who lost his Shaikhdom, Khaz’al al-Ka‘bī of Mohammerah

    named Khorramshahr, is a city located at the confluence of the Karun and Shatt al-Arab Rivers... by the Arab al-Ka‘bī family. Shaikh ...


  8. The 1930s: the Gulf as ‘Highway between East and West’

    interest in the Gulf Arab sheikhdoms: the discovery of oil changed all that as the Saudis began to think... in anti-British propaganda in the ...


  9. Important Work: The British 1820 Survey that Charted the Gulf for the First Time

    1823, at Bushire. Arabic Place Names Additional and important information, not gathered initially,... Government requested that ‘the names ...


  10. Modernity meets Tradition: Reflections on Traditional Music in Qatar

    widely displaced by modern Arabic or Western pop music. Additionally, because of the common origins... while musical education in Qatar seems ...


Pages