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  1. Country Profile: Bahrain

    region of what is now Saudi Arabia, have ruled Bahrain since 1783, when they captured the archipelago...


  2. The Death of Captain Shakespear

    Sa‘ūd bin ‘Abd al-‘Azīz Āl Sa‘ūd Kuwait Najd People and Places Saudi Arabia 1900–1949... is an enigmatic figure in the ...


  3. The 1930s: the Gulf as ‘Highway between East and West’

    of 5685 feet and yielded a ‘promising show of oil’. During the 1920s, Saudi Arabia had taken little interest in the Gulf Arab sheikhdoms: ...


  4. Frankincense in Dhofar: An Ancient Trade at the Centre of 19th Century Tensions

    frankincense? ‘A note on the Dhofar province, southern Arabia’, prepared in 1943 by a British official named G.... its starting point in ...


  5. Shaikh Ahmad goes to England: The Politics of Official State Visits

    of the Nejd, the thirteen year old son of bin Sa‘ūd (and future king of Saudi Arabia, 1964–75) had been invited... was published ...


  6. Fann Al-Baḥri – The Great Art of the Sea

    of the region. The ‘region’ mainly consists of the coastal areas of Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabia... al baḥri, the music ...


  7. Modernity meets Tradition: Reflections on Traditional Music in Qatar

    and Saudi Arabia are as likely to perform as Qatari-born musicians. In this way, Qatar has become a hub...


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

     evolved roughly into the form it still maintains today. Today the  ṣawt  genre is popular in eastern Saudi Arabia, UAE, Qatar, ...


  9. From the Individual to the Archetypal: ‘Abd al-Ghaffār’s Edited Photographic Portraits

    Mecca Culture and Religion Saudi Arabia 81055/vdc_100022547736.0x000001 Text:  Christiaan Snouck...


  10. The Forgotten War against Locusts that Helped Win the War

    ‘Combat’ Missions and Success The first ‘combat’ missions were sent to Saudi Arabia, Iran, Yemen, Kuwait...


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