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

    x 181.6 cm ‘Map of the Persian Gulf, ’Omān and Central Arabia’ which was made by Lieutenant Fraser... as closely analogous to ...


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

    81055/vdc_100022752333.0x000019 Sketch map of the Persian Gulf & Arabian Coast, 1913. IOR/R/15/1/741, f. 8 The Core... Magdalena Pe ...


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

    Dr Mark Hobbs George Barnes Brucks was the first Englishman to survey the Gulf’s coasts in the 1820s. But while Brucks’s charts were quickly ...


  4. ‘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 ...


  5. 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 ... cotton growth had a cascade effect around ...


  6. Economy in Turmoil: Gulf Trade Hit by Piracy and Famine

    Karen Stapley Lewis Pelly, Political Resident in the Persian Gulf 1862–72, witnessed rapid... When Lewis Pelly arrived in Bushire as Britain’s ...


  7. Country Profile: United Arab Emirates

    known as sahil oman (coast of Oman) the area on the southern shores of the Gulf, which today comprises... In 1968, Britain announced its intention ...


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

    Magdalena Peszko Until the 19th century, European powers considered much of the Gulf coastline... in the region. Until the nineteenth century, ...


  9. The Manuscript Journals of John Bax

    with accounts of travels in India and the Gulf in 1815-22, as well as journeys from India to England and back... viewed the activities of the ...


  10. Gwadar: the Sultan’s Possession

    the Omanis, but no decision was reached. 81055/vdc_100023211324.0x000049 Map showing area at Gwadar in which... for military help against rebels. ...


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