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  1. Negotiating the Origins of the Gulf’s Aviation Industry

    the Gulf coast at Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ra’s al-Khaymah, and Kalba....


  2. 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 ...


  3. Colonial Knowledge: Lorimer’s Gazetteer of the Persian Gulf, Oman and Central Arabia

    at Sharjah Town’, to Zubārah, ‘[a]ruined and deserted town on the west side of the Qatar Promontory’. Tables...


  4. Microtones: The Piano and Muhammad Al-Qubanshi – The First Congress of Arabic Music and Early Recordings from Iraq

    discussions in the first part of the twentieth century. For the British Library-Qatar Foundation Partnership,...


  5. The Founders of Bahraini Sawt Music: Mohamed Bin Fares and Dhahi Bin Walid

    that the country sits at the crossroads of cultural influences from across the Gulf region – Kuwait, Qatar, Persia,...


  6. 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...


  7. 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...


  8. Skull Measuring, Oil Seepages and Desert Crossings: Bertram Thomas and the Exploration of the Arabian Peninsula

    threat of ambush by warring tribes to arrive in Doha, Qatar fifty-nine days later. Thomas carried...


  9. A Close Relationship: Britain and Oman since 1750

    by the British meant successive sultans were unable to pay subsidies to the influential tribal sheikhs...


  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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