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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. 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 ...


  3. 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 ...


  4. The Death of Queen Victoria: the Politics of Mourning for the British in the Gulf

    such as the headquarters of Britain’s colonial administration, the Political Residency in the Persian Gulf at Bushire,... instructions dutifully. ...


  5. People in the Gulf: Native Agents at Sharjah

    Dr Mark Hobbs Verbal abuse and physical attacks from those amongst which he lived, and denigration from foreign visitors; all part of the job of being ...


  6. 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 ...


  7. Nazi Propaganda in Sharjah during World War II

    and the existence of pro-German sentiment in a desert town on the coast of the Gulf may seem incongruous, given... The British Empire in the ...