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

    Martin Woodward The establishment of the Bahrain Agency in 1900 cemented previous British interest... Reporting to Britain’s senior official ...


  2. The Coming of the Wireless Telegraph to Bahrain

    Martin Woodward How a state of the art communications technology arrived in Bahrain in 1916. Before 1916 wireless telegraphy did not exist in ...


  3. Country Profile: Bahrain

    between the British and Bahrain, as illustrated through the India Office Records. The Kingdom of Bahrain... Khalifa, declared himself ...


  4. Bahrain’s Economy: Buffeted between Pearls and Oil

    Martin Woodward With pearling in decline and oil exploitation on hold, what drove Bahrain... of the economy of Bahrain, had begun to ...


  5. The Second World War Comes to Bahrain

    Dr Mark Hobbs An Italian bombing raid brought Bahrain into the Second World War’s ‘zone... the Bahrain newspaper Al Bahrain ...


  6. Britain’s ‘interest’ in Bahrain

    Britain had intervened in Bahrain in its own interest. In December 1926, a letter from the British Foreign... At this time, the Persian Government ...


  7. Priority Air Freight to Serve Bahrain’s First Cinemas

    Valentina Mirabella With the oil industry booming in Bahrain in the early 1930s, BAPCO oil... in Bahrain in the early 1930s, increased ...


  8. Bahrain’s Chief of Police Visits the UK, 1948

    and Bahrain in matters related to policing and security. In April 1948, R. M. Beavan, the Assistant Director... for a visitor from ‘Bahrain, ...


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

    of Agency staff. The senior level of Britain’s Political Agency, Bahrain, which existed between 1900... level again, who were drawn mainly ...


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

    Dr Mark Hobbs An overview of Bahrain Political Agency files dealing with the impact of the Second World War on the Gulf region. In the Bahrain ...


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