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  1. 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 ...


  2. George Barnes Brucks and the First English Survey of the Gulf

    the form of houses’. Further west, Brucks navigated the shallow waters and inlets of the coast of Qatar... jutting out into the Gulf. Along ...


  3. 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... related and non-work related ...


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

    musical traditions. Ṣawt musicians performing in Qatar, December 2013. Image: author's own... between musicians and spectators. Dancers ...


  5. Finding Aid: Political (External) Department Records

    Alex Hailey Content Specialist, Archivist, British Library An overview of records on the Qatar... to Aden. The L/PS/12 files on the Qatar ...


  6. The Mobility of Merchants in the Pursuit of Profit: The English Withdraw from Bushire

    to force the sheikhs of the port to submit to his rule. Many merchants had left town, preferring to return... of Kharg, home to the increasingly ...


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

    https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:SheikhKhazalPalaceMohammarah.jpg Indeed, Khaz’al actively fostered close relations with Britain in ...


  8. 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...


  9. 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 ...


  10. The Response of the Government of India to ‘The Dubai Incident’

    developments. The situation in any case requires careful handling lest other Sheikhs should combine with the Sheikh of Debai [Dubai] ...


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