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  1. Shaikh Ahmad goes to England: The Politics of Official State Visits

    the occasion is contained in the India Office records, as are details of the gifts that he offered to the King:...


  2. Twilight of Pearl Trade Sees ‘Slave’ Divers Seek Freedoms

    ff. 112-114 The manumission statements in the India Office Records suggest that, as the profitability...


  3. Births, Marriages, Deaths: Bahrain’s ‘Order in Council’ in Action

    in Bahrain. Cox sent a petition to John Morley, Secretary of State for India, stating plainly that, in view... 81055/vdc_100023489037.0x000077 ...


  4. A Quest for Knowledge: The Basra Date Palm, the Botanical Garden in Bengal

    the fortress walls, Edward Galley, East India Company (EIC) Resident, opened and read a letter that had just... to be found, collected and shipped ...


  5. ‘Imperial Boredom’ and Imperial Reading

    Daniel A. Lowe A colonial officer named Hickinbotham illustrates the everyday boredom... and 1956 Advertising Publishers advertised to colonial ...


  6. The Accidental Explorer: George Sadleir and Britain’s Entry into Central Arabia

    by the early correspondence of the Bushire Residency, was indicative of the East India Company beginning... Traveller The early correspondence ...


  7. Spies, Ships and Strategic Communication: Anglo-French Competition in the Gulf

    out globally: on the American continent and in India. The Gulf was no exception. As a result the English East India Company (EIC) found ...


  8. Creature Comforts, Wine and Spirits: Inside the Home of a Peripatetic British Agent

    whose next posting was in Rajputana (present day Rajasthan, India). In 1874, when Pelly was departing... While posted to places as far from Britain ...


  9. A Portrait of Sir Lewis Pelly

    for India. Like his father, John Hinde Pelly, who had been a member of the Bombay Civil Service, Lewis and his older brothers one by one enrolled ...


  10. The Second World War Comes to Bahrain

    their targets. A Foreign Office telegram of November 1940 put the matter quite succinctly: ‘Bahrain... 81055/vdc_100023055424.0x00000c Telegram ...


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