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was of strategic and economic importance to Britain due to its location on overland trade routes to Anatolia,... University of California Press, ...
allowed the company to establish a trading post in Bushire in 1763. To the inhabitants of Persia his rule... Khan’s permission and the stability ...
in Kuwait. Economic hardship was certainly significant. The trade embargo Ibn Saud had imposed on Kuwait had...
2-4); The Persian Gulf slave trade (folios 6-8); Correspondence with the Muscat Political Agent (folios... Centaur, merchant ship Sir Knight ...114 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/1/134 Date(s): 3 Jan 1852-23 Nov 1852
File 3104/1915 Pt 1 ‘German War: conquered territory: status: question of trading; looting, etc. of goods by Turks.’
and notaries Basra First World War (1914-1918) Mesopotamian Campaign (1914-1918) International trade Looting... The subject 3104 (German War: ...412 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/10/564 Date(s): 30 Nov 1914-23 Nov 1915
Mysore for use in boxes for the Persian Gulf date trade to compete with wood imported from Europe... of interviews held at the Board of Trade: ...272 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/10/366/1 Date(s): 23 May 1912-24 December 1913
'Reports on (1) the Conservancy of the Shatt-el-Arab river from the Port of Basra to the Persian Gulf and on (2) the Development of the Port of Basra. By Sir George Buchanan Kt., C.I.E'
Suitability of Basra as the Principal Port of Mesopotamia and the Persian Gulf. 2) Trade Prospects. 3) Administration. 4) Works and Equipment. ...62 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/20/C149 Date(s): 1917
The file comprises correspondence and other papers relating to the transport and trade in contraband goods through the Gulf during the Second ...256 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/2/698 Date(s): 5 Oct 1939-4 Jul 1945
File 1093/1915 Pt 2 ‘Persian Gulf:- Proposed revival of British Consulate at Basra. Portuguese interests in Iraq’
fund the new appointment; assessments of the importance of British trade in Mesopotamia, including tables of statistical data outlining diplomatic ...334 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/10/547/2 Date(s): 23 Sep 1922-20 Jun 1929