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  1. 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 ...


  2. The British in the Gulf: an Overview

    al-Khymah, c. 1820s. © The British Library Board The General Treaty of 1820 After their crushing victory over the Qawasim the British imposed ...


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

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


  4. Country Profile: Saudi Arabia

    of the twentieth century, with treaties signed in 1915 and 1927. Military and administrative responsibilities... Saud signs the Treaty ...


  5. Country Profile: Qatar

    signed a formal treaty with Qatar, establishing the emirate as a British protectorate. However, Britain... (Wikipedia) Qatar Profile (BBC News, ...


  6. Country Profile: Oman

    The 1920 Treaty of Sib marked the de facto division of the interior, under the rule of the Imam, from... (IOR/L/PS/3/84) 1895: Pledge to protect ...


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

    The British Government signed slave trade prohibition treaties with the Sultans of Zanzibar and Muscat,... where treaties had been signed ...


  8. A Portrait of Sir Lewis Pelly

    treaties from 1862 to 1873. Sir Lewis Pelly was a key figure in the history of the Gulf owing to his role,... of a Political Residency., in enforcing ...


  9. The Death of Captain Shakespear

    Museum. Public Domain A Treaty of Alliance with Ibn Sa‘ud On 12 December 1914, Shakespear left Kuwait on a mission to offer Ibn Sa‘ūd a ...


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

    Inadequate Treaties It was clear to naval officers in the Indian Navy’s Persian Gulf Historically used... suppression treaties between ...


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