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  1. 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 ...


  2. 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 ...


  3. ‘Imperial Boredom’ and Imperial Reading

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


  4. 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 ...


  5. 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 ...


  6. 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 ...


  7. 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 ...


  8. The Dubai Incident, 1910: A Gun Battle that Damaged British relations with the Trucial Coast

    Muscat through the Persian Gulf to the northwest frontier of India. There they were being used by Afghan... Just before dawn on 24 December, ...


  9. The 1930s: the Gulf as ‘Highway between East and West’

    for the Government of India by the Political Resident in the Persian Gulf and other senior British officials.... to India, which was ...


  10. An Earl, a Collection and a Gun: the Curious Provenance of a British Library Manuscript

    http://www.wikigallery.org/wiki/painting_341465/%28after%29-Atkinson%2C-James/page-1 An Army Officer, Traveller and Scholar FitzClarence served ...


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