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  1. 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 ...


  2. 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 ...


  3. 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 ...


  4. 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 ...


  5. 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 ...


  6. 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 ...


  7. 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 ...


  8. Kuwait’s Majlis Movement: National and Regional Developments Brought into Focus

    to place Kuwait within the broader Middle Eastern context. The documents of the India Office also make...


  9. 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:...


  10. 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...


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