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  1. The Accidental Explorer: George Sadleir and Britain’s Entry into Central Arabia

    to look beyond the Gulf littoral and into Central Arabia. Early British explorers of Arabia made... to Yanbu in the west, out of a sense of duty ...


  2. Finding Aid: Political (External) Department Records

    to governments in the Gulf and Middle East. However, a number of relevant Annual Files are also being catalogued... and maps. As the ...


  3. The India Office Records

    BL image 079201, Map of the British Empire. From: The Graphic, supplement, 24 July 1886 Wide... Agency (IOR/R/15/2) records, and a selection ...


  4. The British Library: How Many Institutions Became One

    collection of Arabic manuscripts and material related to the Gulf, is held in the British Library collection.... documents, paintings, photographs, ...


  5. ‘Imperial Boredom’ and Imperial Reading

    at Kuwait, circumnavigated Warbah, an island in the Gulf near the mouth of the Euphrates. However, some... was quoted as saying: ‘It’s all ...


  6. The 1940s: Perfect Peace in the Midst of War

    half of the 1940s, the Gulf by contrast was an oasis of calm. While much of the world was experiencing the effects of global war in the first ...


  7. 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 ...


  8. 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 ...


  9. 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 ...


  10. Telegraphy: The Gulf’s Most Admired Means of Communication in the 1860s

    Karen Stapley How do you reduce communication times between the Gulf and India, from months,... communications to travel back and forth between ...


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