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  1. Country Profile: Kuwait

    between the British and Kuwait, as illustrated through the India Office Records. The State of Kuwait... and Iraq to the north-west. ...


  2. Hidden Treasures: Reflections on Traditional Music in Kuwait

    Rolf Killius Kuwait has maintained a thriving traditional music culture; in particular bahri, or sea music, and ṣawt have remained at the heart ...


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

    John Hayhurst The movement for political reform in Kuwait in 1938 signified change in the region... 1938, Gerald de Gaury, the Political Agent ...


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

    Shaikh Aḥmad al-Jābir Āl Ṣabāḥ, nephew of the ruler of Kuwait, Shaikh Sālim al-Mubārak Āl Ṣabāḥ, sat... (1885–1950) later ...


  5. ‘Imperial Boredom’ and Imperial Reading

    at Kuwait, circumnavigated Warbah, an island in the Gulf near the mouth of the Euphrates. However, some... f. 82 ‘Deadly Boring’ Some newspapers ...


  6. The Singing Sailor, Salim Rashid Suri: A Ṣawt Musician from Oman

    in India, Bahrain and Kuwait. Salim Rashid Suri at an airport circa 1960s; courtesy of Khalid Al-Suri.... Bahrain and Kuwait, was popular ...


  7. The British in the Gulf: an Overview

    Kuwait, Sharjah, Muscat, Doha, Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Gwadar, an Omani enclave in what is now Pakistan. All... industry developed and the Arab ...


  8. The Singing Sailor, Salim Rashid Suri: A Ṣawt Musician from Oman

    in India, Bahrain and Kuwait. Salim Rashid Suri at an airport circa 1960s; courtesy of Khalid Al-Suri.... Bahrain and Kuwait, was popular ...


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

    In 1938, there were further oil discoveries in Kuwait and in Saudi territory at al-Hasa. In 1939, aerial... Movement in Kuwait and a ...


  10. The Death of Captain Shakespear

    December 1914, Shakespear left Kuwait on a mission to offer Ibn Sa‘ūd a treaty of alliance... Sa‘ūd bin ‘Abd al-‘Azīz Āl Sa‘ūd ...


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