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  1. The Forgotten War against Locusts that Helped Win the War

    The communication reached British offices in other parts of the Persian Gulf – Sharjah and Bandar Abbas were both... of Agricultural Research, ...


  2. Oil for Military Protection between the Wars: Qatar’s Request for Weapons and the British Response

    enclosure from the Secretary of State for India, 6 May 1937. IOR/R/15/2/418, f. 70 The Shaikh’s Request... in Bushire, Lt-Col Trenchard Craven ...


  3. The Mobility of Merchants in the Pursuit of Profit: The English Withdraw from Bushire

    after the establishment of the East India Company’s (EIC) Residency at Bushire, William Bowyear,... for Multinational Corporations This remained ...


  4. How the American Civil War Caused a Boom in Cotton in Persia

    needed to find new sources for their mills, so turned to India to supply their needs. Cudu-pariti, Hortus Indicus Malabaricus, a cotton Plant ...


  5. Gwadar: the Sultan’s Possession

    proposals between 1895 and 1904 both by the Khan and the Government of India to purchase Gwadar from... then suggested ceding Gwadar to the Government ...


  6. The Death of Queen Victoria: the Politics of Mourning for the British in the Gulf

    Empress of India in 1877, her presence was felt in many ways. Her face could be found on currency... and Empress of India. 81055/vdc_100023443147.0x000026 ...


  7. George Barnes Brucks and the First English Survey of the Gulf

    in the Bombay Marine. In 1820, he was recruited as an assistant to Captain Guy, on board the East India... he noted, had been the principal pirate ...


  8. London to Basra in Twenty-Two Days

    with urgency by the Assistant to the British Residency, to Bushire and then to Bombay, India. The message... of the longer passage from London ...


  9. Journey through Afghanistan, 1860

    to return to India from Tehran overland through Persia and Afghanistan via Mashad, Herat and Kabul. Although Pelly would have had to traverse ...


  10. Telegraphs and Typewriters: The Impact of Technology on Bookkeeping at Bushire

    manufacturer E. Remington and Sons in 1873. Early typewriters started to appear in the offices of British... Government officials in India ...


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