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

    Daniel A. Lowe The untimely death of John Gordon Lorimer, acting Resident in the Persian Gulf 1913–14, was seen as a tragedy. Yet, his legacy ...


  2. Home and Away: The Itinerant History of the Hawala Arabs

    or the Arabian Gulf., Oman, and Central Arabia) began mapping the Gulf, they considered the Hawala... readers. Gulf ...


  3. 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 ...


  4. 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 ...


  5. 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 ...


  6. 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 ...


  7. 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 ...


  8. Legal Business: The Judicial Aspects of British Rule in the Gulf

    of justice in cases concerning British subjects and foreigners in the Gulf had to maintain a delicate... British subjects and certain classes ...


  9. Khidma: Britain’s Pragmatic Approach to Justice in the Gulf

    in the Gulf as a whole. Perhaps surprisingly, two legal systems operating in the Gulf in the early twentieth... and foreigners were ...


  10. Water, not Oil, the Most Valuable Resource in the Gulf

    of the development of the Gulf States as oil. But in the early days of oil exploration, nothing was more important... of the Gulf States ...


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