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  1. A Considerable Fortune: The Wealth, and Death, of Sheikh Jāsim bin Muḥammad Āl Thānī

    Daniel A. Lowe At the time of Sheikh Jāsim bin Muḥammad Āl Thānī’s death in 1913, his great wealth... Aḥmad Kanoo, Bahraini merchant ...


  2. 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 ...


  3. When Maritime Protection Is Not Enough: Britain’s Agreement to Protect Qatar’s Borders at Sea and on Land

    ambitions. IOR/R/15/1/614, f. 20 /en/archive/81055/vdc_100023281214.0x00002f Qatar, 1934 But in the inter-war... in Council signed with the Shaikh ...


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

    Rolf Killius Though nowadays Qatar is well-known for its immense natural oil and gas reserves... on traditional music in Qatar. There ...


  5. Country Profile: Qatar

    between the British and Qatar, as illustrated through the India Office Records. Qatar is an Arab emirate... until the mid-nineteenth ...


  6. Facts About Qatar

    #1. Qatar is among the top ten leading producers of LNG – liquefied natural gas. #2. The state of Qatar recently spent an incredible ...


  7. Facts About Qatar

    ... #1. Qatar is among the top ten leading producers of LNG – liquefied natural gas. #2. The state of Qatar recently spent an incredible $30 billion ...


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

    Valentina Mirabella Qatar’s exploratory wells were drilled relatively late, although Major Frank... to the Anglo-Persian Oil Company (A.P.O.C.) ...


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

    importance for Qatar due to his recognition of its independent sovereignty in 1868. Sir Lewis Pelly is a key... was Britain’s senior official ...


  10. 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 ...


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