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  1. Khidma: Britain’s Pragmatic Approach to Justice in the Gulf

    custom applied to local people and was administered by the local sheikhs; on the other, British subjects... as an ‘abode of avarice’. Moreover, ...


  2. Legal Business: The Judicial Aspects of British Rule in the Gulf

    for Kuwait (1925) and Qatar (1938). 81055/vdc_100023510044.0x000004 Certified copy of The Qatar Order... for the administration of justice ...


  3. The Coming of the Wireless Telegraph to Bahrain

    The land was presented as a gift by Sheikh ‘Īsá bin ‘Alī Āl Khalīfah of Bahrain. Obtaining stone... and equipment at the site. In response, ...


  4. Country Profile: Bahrain

    2009) Rosemary Said Zahlan,  The Making of the Modern Gulf States Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, the United... in the Gulf: Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, ...


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

    reconnaissance started over the Trucial Coast hinterland, while in Qatar drilling at ‘No. 1 well’ reached a depth... of importance in relation ...


  6. German Interests in the Gulf’s Pearling Industry

    This included Qatar, whose Turkish garrison had departed in 1916, in the wake of which, Shaikh ‘Abdullāh bin...


  7. The Political Agency, Bahrain: Inside the Organisation that Ran Britain's Interests in Bahrain

    became even more important after 1933, when the Agency took on responsibility for Qatar and the Trucial Coast. The key local relationship for ...


  8. Charles Belgrave – The Adviser

    and 1957, he served as Adviser to the rulers of Bahrain, Sheikh Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa (r. 1923–42) and Sheikh Salman bin Hamad ...


  9. The British Empire in the Gulf during the Second World War

    (IOR/R/15/2/664) ‘File 28/35 Denial programme Qatar’ (IOR/R/15/2/729) As the war dragged on, and with the loss...


  10. Water, not Oil, the Most Valuable Resource in the Gulf

    81055/vdc_100023034593.0x00002f Letter from Sheikh Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, to Major Daly, Political Agent in Bahrain, dated...


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