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  1. 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 ...


  2. 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 ...


  3. 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 ...


  4. 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 ...


  5. The Emergence of Qatar: Pelly’s Role in Britain’s 1868 Recognition of the State

    Karen Stapley Sir Lewis Pelly is a key figure in the history of the Gulf who, in his role... figure in the history of the Gulf who, ...


  6. Performing Authority: the ‘Islamic’ Seals of British Colonial Officers

    of seals by non-Muslim Europeans in the context of the Empire? A few examples from the Middle East and Gulf... maintained its imperial hegemony ...


  7. Sing, Play and Be Merry: The Unique Ṣawt Music of the Arabian Peninsula

    Rolf Killius Ṣawt, the urban music of the Arabian Peninsula and the Gulf, has evolved from diverse... of the Gulf region resulting ...


  8. Births, Marriages, Deaths: Bahrain’s ‘Order in Council’ in Action

    of increasing foreign interest in the Gulf, it was desirable that the status quo of British dominance... to which trade in the Gulf ...


  9. A Demonstration of British Firepower on the Trucial Coast, 1949

    British administrators sought to remind the Gulf’s inhabitants of who remained nominally in control... operations in the Gulf. Activity ...


  10. Country Profile: Iran

    of Iran is a nation situated off the eastern side of the Persian Gulf. Iran is bordered by Iraq, Turkey,... British Residency in the Gulf ...


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