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  1. The Second World War Comes to Bahrain

    to Africa, the Middle East, Asia and the Pacific. Although the Gulf was far from these ‘theatres of war’, its... of the strategic importance ...


  2. The Coming of the Wireless Telegraph to Bahrain

    position as the dominant colonial power in the Gulf at this period, it is no surprise that the British... the same facilities enjoyed by other ...


  3. German Interests in the Gulf’s Pearling Industry

    dominance in the Gulf in the early years of the twentieth century. At the beginning of the twentieth... constructed from the German capital to ...


  4. The British in the Gulf: an Overview

    was dominant in the Gulf, but the nature of British domination evolved from economic influence to political control, particularly of the Arabian ...


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

    Martin Woodward The 1930s was the decade that transformed the Gulf from its role as conduit... and west’. The 1930s was the decade that transformed ...


  6. The British Empire in the Gulf during the Second World War

    World War on the Gulf region. In the Bahrain Political Agency Records of the India Office Records,... no military action around the shores of ...


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

    Residency in Bushire. The history of Britain’s administration in the Gulf spans nearly two centuries, from... officials in the Gulf ...


  8. ‘The life stream of an office’: Instructions for dealing with correspondence at the British Residency in Bushire

    the various offices that together constituted the Persian Gulf Historically used by the British to refer to the sea area between the Arabian ...


  9. Bahrain’s Chief of Police Visits the UK, 1948

    in the Gulf, informing him that the Council had received funding in order to arrange a six-week tour of the UK for a visitor from ‘Bahrain, ...


  10. The Menial Establishment in Britain’s Political Agency, Bahrain

    Martin Woodward There are numerous records relating to high-level British officials in the Gulf... level again, who were drawn mainly from Bahrain ...


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