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  1. Crime or Punishment? The Cruel Death of a Sailor at Bushire in 1820

    their officers. ‘Many times a year’ the American missionaries on their way to India noted, ‘this mournful tragedy... should be ...


  2. Napoleon’s Agent: Monitoring the Movements of Monsieur Romieu in the East

    in Constantinople, Syria and Persia ensured that they kept one step ahead of a mysterious French officer. On 27... the Honourable East India ...


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

    World War on the Gulf region. In the Bahrain Political Agency Records of the India Office Records,... The appointment at Bahrain of ...


  4. Colonial Knowledge: Lorimer’s Gazetteer of the Persian Gulf, Oman and Central Arabia

    Of note is Appendix P, ‘Cruise of His Excellency Lord Curzon, Viceroy and Governor-General of India... and settlements. They were taken by ...


  5. The British in the Gulf: an Overview

    its colonial holdings in India. The East India Company The key actor in both of these developments was the East India Company ...


  6. Charles Belgrave – The Adviser

    81055/vdc_100023514270.0x000045 Extract of letter from Charles Geoffrey Prior to O. K. Caroe at the India Office in London, 25 May... ...


  7. Skull Measuring, Oil Seepages and Desert Crossings: Bertram Thomas and the Exploration of the Arabian Peninsula

    (See Porter 1982: 28-32). This range of duties is not reflected in the correspondence of India Office The department of the British ...


  8. Guns ‘n’ Seals: An Unusual Seal indicates Cultural Influences in Dubai in 1910

    of authentication at the time and there are many examples scattered throughout the India Office records. Most seals...


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

    Martin Woodward What was the life of a diver like and how did the trade function? Papers in the India Office Records provide some fascinating ...


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

    reconstruction and fortification, thereby facilitating trade and other shipping to and from India and beyond.... once again become a great commercial ...


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