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  1. The British in the Gulf: an Overview

    © The British Library Board The General Treaty of 1820 After their crushing victory over the Qawasim the British imposed an anti-piracy treaty, ...


  2. The Death of Captain Shakespear

    Portrait of Shakespear, from Imperial War Museum. Public Domain A Treaty of Alliance with Ibn Sa‘ud On 12 December 1914, Shakespear left Kuwait ...


  3. Britain’s Ineffectual Efforts to Suppress the Slave Trade

    of the issues British Government and naval officials faced. Inadequate Treaties It was clear to naval officers... slave trade suppression treaties ...


  4. Country Profile: United Arab Emirates

    expeditions in 1809 and 1819, Britain began offering treaties with local tribes whereby, in exchange... for a maritime truce. Nevertheless, each ...


  5. Country Profile: Qatar

    Empire, Britain signed a formal treaty with Qatar, establishing the emirate as a British protectorate.... National Library   Treaties ...


  6. The Emergence of Qatar: Pelly’s Role in Britain’s 1868 Recognition of the State

    tribe’s commitment to the maritime peace treaty. Mss Eur F126/40, f. 33v Competing Claims over the Territory Prior to this, Qatar’s tribes ...


  7. Country Profile: Saudi Arabia

    to Ibn Saud lasted throughout the first half of the twentieth century, with treaties signed in 1915... from the Al Rashid family (IOR/R/15/1/473) ...


  8. Country Profile: Kuwait

    a secret treaty with the British Empire in which he agreed not to lease or cede any Kuwaiti territory... Quarter Master General’s Department’. ...


  9. Country Profile: Oman

    1913–20 against rebelling tribes. The 1920 Treaty of Sib marked the de facto division of the interior,... (IOR/R/15/1/391) 1920: Treaty ...


  10. Manumission, Not Abolition: British Mediations over Slavery in the Gulf

    between East Africa and Arabia. The British Government signed slave trade prohibition treaties... places where treaties had been signed ...


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