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  1. 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 ...


  2. 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 ...


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

    Louis Allday Gulf History and Arabic Language Specialist, British Library The life and times... and Shatt al-Arab Rivers in the Khuzestan ...


  4. Country Profile: Qatar

    British Library Partnership Team An overview of the key moments from the history of interaction between the British and Qatar, as illustrated through ...


  5. A Rich Culture Expressed in Music- Musical Instruments in The Upper Gulf Region

    into various genres. “The music began … a large Arab … who played a guitar … he was a famous singer from Kuwait... Like in other Arabic ...


  6. The Political Agency, Bahrain: Inside the Organisation that Ran Britain's Interests in Bahrain

    and backed up in turn by a largely Arab staff. The Confidential Office dealt with politically sensitive... and judicial business and correspondence ...


  7. The Menial Establishment in Britain’s Political Agency, Bahrain

    by the correspondents using an imprint of the individual’s left thumb, sometimes with a signature overwritten in Arabic... (BAPCO) had recently ...


  8. Fann Al-Baḥri – The Great Art of the Sea

    genres in the Arab world. Today, we wonder how this happened and how these genres could survive.... and colloquial Arabic poetry. <ifr ...


  9. The British Empire in the Gulf during the Second World War

    in Council for the Gulf, which enabled British administrators to impose laws and legislation along the Arab... in Arabic. British officials ...


  10. Charles Belgrave – The Adviser

    for Bahrain, Belgrave completed an Arabic course at the School of Oriental and African Studies in London... of fervent Arab nationalism ...


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