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  1. Cartographic Material in India Office Reports

    insight into the workings of British imperial knowledge gathering in the Gulf and beyond. Maps depicting the Gulf and wider ...


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

    is a huge 131.2 x 181.6 cm ‘Map of the Persian Gulf Historically used by the British to refer to the sea... of colonial policy towards ...


  3. India Office Records Map Collection: A Vast and Powerful Resource

    and arranged geographically with a separate section for large-scale plans. Sketch map of the Persian Gulf &... Magdalena Peszko Map< ...


  4. Mapping Aden: The British Occupation of A Vital Trading Port

    Magdalena Peszko Map Curator, British Library Only by mapping and surveying Aden fully were... on a reduced scale. Nevertheless, the ...


  5. George Barnes Brucks and the First English Survey of the Gulf

    Dr Mark Hobbs Gulf History Specialist, British Library George Barnes Brucks was the first Englishman to survey the Gulf’s coasts in ...


  6. ‘Persian Gulf Tragedy’: the Death and Legacy of John Gordon Lorimer

    Library, 'Gazetteer of the Persian Gulf. Vol. I. Geneaological Tables-Maps. Part III. J G Lorimer.... Daniel A. Lowe Gulf ...


  7. Important Work: The British 1820 Survey that Charted the Gulf for the First Time

    Magdalena Peszko Map Curator, British Library Until the 19th century, European powers considered much of the Gulf coastline to be hazardous, ...


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

    aircraft had to make frequent stops to take on fuel or seek shelter from poor weather. Map of the Gulf... Dr Mark Hobbs Gulf ...


  9. How the American Civil War Caused a Boom in Cotton in Persia

    of the Gulf littoral; with related statements, maps and appendices’. Mss Eur F126/48 ... Cascade Effect The expansion of Persian cotton ...


  10. The Political Residency, Bushire

    as a factory, in the Gulf from which to conduct trade with Persia. In 1763, it finally established a base which... Bushire on the northeast coast ...


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