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  1. Oil for Military Protection between the Wars: Qatar’s Request for Weapons and the British Response

    Valentina Mirabella By offering military protection to Qatar, the British tried to ensure access to Qatari oil in the run-up to the Second World ...


  2. The Qatar Oil Concession Ushers in a New Era for British Relations with Doha

    Commerce and Communication Qatar 1900–1949 81055/vdc_100000000241.0x000229 Text:  London, British Library, ‘File 10/3 I Qatar ...


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

    Office Records demonstrate the exchanges that took place between Britain and Qatar over the last three centuries. Extending round a shallow bay ...


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

    In Bahrain, Qatar and along the Arab coast, pearl divers started to seek new opportunities with the oil...


  5. 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...


  6. 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...


  7. 'File 10/3 II Qatar Oil Concession'

    The papers in this volume date mostly from 1933-1934. The volume contains copies of correspondence between the Political Resident at Bahrain and the Secretary ...

    520 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/411  Date(s): 1916-1934
  8. 'File 39/24 Seabed concession, Qatar'

    The file contains correspondence, mostly in English and Arabic, between the Ruler of Qatar, Shaikh ‘Abdullāh bin Jāsim Āl Thānī (from August 1949 ...

    104 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/891  Date(s): 23 Dec 1947-17 Dec 1950
  9. 'File 10/3 I Qatar Oil Concession'

    The volume contains correspondence between the Anglo Persian Oil Company (APOC) and the Political Agency in Bahrain regarding the oil concessions in Qatar. ...

    468 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/410  Date(s): 27 Aug 1932-7 Nov 1933
  10. 'File 10/3 V Qatar Oil Concession'

    The volume contains correspondence, telegrams and memoranda exchanged between the Political Agent and the Political Resident and with the Foreign Office, ...

    527 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/414  Date(s): 14 May 1934-19 Jul 1934

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