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  1. People in the Gulf: Native Agents at Sharjah

    from foreign visitors; all part of the job of being a British Native Agent in Sharjah. In August 1852,... directed at the Sharjah Native ...


  2. Nazi Propaganda in Sharjah during World War II

    Louis Allday Sharjah 1940, and Nazi radio broadcasts in Arabic filled the air, stirring pro-German... in Sharjah, put on a disguise ...


  3. Air Crashes in the Gulf during the Second World War

    in the Arabian Desert, thirty-five miles east of Sharjah. The plane in question was a Blenheim Bisley (Blenheim... Headquarters, the British ...


  4. Negotiating the Origins of the Gulf’s Aviation Industry

    was constructed at Sharjah, where the Al Mahatta museum now stands. Throughout the 1930s, facilities including... the Gulf coast at Kuwait, Bahrain, ...


  5. A Demonstration of British Firepower on the Trucial Coast, 1949

    morning, after which RAF officials invited the Ruler of Sharjah, Shaikh Muḥammad bin Saqr Āl Qāsimī, and the Ruler of Dubai, Shaikh Sa’id ...


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

    at Sharjah on how to visibly mourn her death reveal aspects of the construction of empire via ritual mourning... ‘Abd al-Latif, Britain’s ...


  7. Country Profile: United Arab Emirates

    Ajman (al Nuaimi), Umm al-Qawain (al Mualla), Sharjah (Al Qawasim), Ras al Khaimah (Al Qawasim)... on the Basra–Bombay route frequently came ...


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

    and Bahrain, Muscat and Sharjah. This allowed the Resident in Bushire to communicate directly on a daily basis... Persian Gulf Political Residency ...


  9. 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... This request was soon ...


  10. Colonial Knowledge: Lorimer’s Gazetteer of the Persian Gulf, Oman and Central Arabia

    at Sharjah Town’, to Zubārah, ‘[a]ruined and deserted town on the west side of the Qatar Promontory’. Tables... Cox Persian Gulf Political ...


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