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  1. British Government Resist Modernisation of the Pearling Industry

    on the Gulf’s pearl banks was intended to preserve the region’s pearling industry, yet ultimately contributed... the Gulf’s pearling ...


  2. Foundation of an Empire: The East India Company’s Early Trade in Silk and Wool

    John Hayhurst While Britain’s more distinct political and strategic interests in the Gulf grew... of the Gulf. Since its inception ...


  3. A Strategic Position: British Seizures of the Island of Kharg

    placed island in the Gulf. The small island of Kharg, situated in the Gulf just off the coast of modern-day Iran, played a vital role ...


  4. 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 ...


  5. The Response of the Government of India to ‘The Dubai Incident’

    Lieutenant-Colonel Percy Cox, Resident in the Gulf, and Rear-Admiral Sir Edmond Slade, Commander in Chief, East... to the Political Resident ...


  6. Country Profile: Kuwait

    in the north-western corner of the Gulf. The Al Sabah family, originally from the Nejd region of what is now Saudi... when – in response to ...


  7. The Founders of Bahraini Sawt Music: Mohamed Bin Fares and Dhahi Bin Walid

    urban Gulf musical genre ṣawt, which is still performed in the region. Though the ṣawt music... that the country sits at the crossroads of ...


  8. Twilight of Pearl Trade Sees ‘Slave’ Divers Seek Freedoms

    Dr Mark Hobbs The dramatic decline of the Gulf’s pearling industry during the 1920s and 1930s, saw... coast of the Gulf, who had submitted ...


  9. Creature Comforts, Wine and Spirits: Inside the Home of a Peripatetic British Agent

    Not least Lewis Pelly, one of the most important British Political Residents in the Persian Gulf (1862–73)... While posted to places as far ...


  10. Qatari History: Pivotal Moments Revealed in India Office Records

    trading and pearl fishing ports on the Gulf. Very little remains of Zubarah now, having been long since... Company reaffirm Zubarah’s prominent ...


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