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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. The Dubai Incident, 1910: A Gun Battle that Damaged British relations with the Trucial Coast

    Martin Woodward Growing tensions between the British and the Sheikh of Dubai led to a gun battle... Lieutenant-Colonel Percy Z. Cox, and the ...


  3. 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 ...


  4. Divers are a Pearl’s Best Friend: Pearl Diving in the Gulf 1840s–1930s

    that it united men of all backgrounds. In 1877, William Palgrave recalled how Sheikh Mohammed bin Thani of Qatar... on the coast between ...


  5. Country Profile: Kuwait

    Frederick F. Anscombe, The Ottoman Gulf: The Creation of Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and Qatar (New York: Columbia... and Qatar (Cambridge: ...


  6. Interlocking Patterns Meet Arabic Poetry: Musical Genres in the Upper Gulf Region

    the upper Gulf coast, that is Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar and the eastern coastal region of Saudi Arabia, one... ships and in the dār (in Bahrain ...


  7. A Portrait of Sir Lewis Pelly

    and the coast of modern-day Qatar to protect British interests by enforcing the Perpetual Maritime Truce of 1853... the region re-affirming their ...


  8. A Rich Culture Expressed in Music- Musical Instruments in The Upper Gulf Region

    in Qatar- photograph Rolf Killius sowt music and zifān dance, with oud and mirwās drums in Qatar... ṭabl drum and jaḥla clay ...


  9. The Shaikh who lost his Shaikhdom, Khaz’al al-Ka‘bī of Mohammerah

    ''File 29/6 British Relations with Khazal, Sheikh of Khorramshahr'' IOR/R/15/2/1747 London,... IOR/R/15/1/388 London, British ...


  10. Guns ‘n’ Seals: An Unusual Seal indicates Cultural Influences in Dubai in 1910

    delivered by the Sheikh of Dubai to the British Resident in The Gulf, following a fatal gun battle in Dubai... between the Sheikh of ...


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