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  1. Country Profile: Bahrain

    Arab Emirates and Oman  (London: Unwin Hyman, 1989) Simon C. Smith,  Britain’s Revival and Fall...


  2. Country Profile: Saudi Arabia

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


  3. From Persia to Iran: the Politics of the Change of Name and its Impact on the Oil Concession

    el-Arab and to delimit Iranian coastal waters in the Gulf. Concessions Foreign Relations Petroleum...


  4. Diplomacy, Disease and Death: A Story of Georgian Slaves in the Gulf

    of Arab vessels by the British authorities was not uncommon during the summer season as part of Britain’s...


  5. Pearl Diving: Inside the Trade That Shaped the Gulf

    The article goes on to state that ‘the divers in the Persian Gulf were mostly Arabs, who could stay under...


  6. Hidden Treasures: Reflections on Traditional Music in Kuwait

    instruments in the diwānīyah. Image: author's own Apart from the Gulf-Arabic musical genres sowt, samra...


  7. Sea meets Desert: Reflections on Traditional Music in Oman

    and oud – was influenced by classical Arabic music. In Sur I was extremely lucky to film traditional Suri...


  8. A Close Relationship: Britain and Oman since 1750

    informal imperial control. 81055/vdc_100023513984.0x000034 Extract of original letter (in Arabic) from...


  9. Britain’s Ineffectual Efforts to Suppress the Slave Trade

    Arab sheikhdoms were limited in scope and open to abuse. Moreover, Britain’s treaties restricted...


  10. A Thorn in England’s Side: The Piracy of Mīr Muhannā

    the safety of the shore, the Arabs burst from their cover and attacked the sepoys, some of whom ‘threw...


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