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  1. Economy in Turmoil: Gulf Trade Hit by Piracy and Famine

    expansion in the value of trade in the region as well as political upheaval and crisis caused by famine.... trade, as this would benefit ...


  2. Manumission, Not Abolition: British Mediations over Slavery in the Gulf

    farming. British Attempts to Suppress the Trade Suppression of the slave trade was one of the key... nature of the region’s inhabitants. ...


  3. A Brief History of the English East India Company 1600–1858

    of London merchants, which in 1600 had been granted a royal charter conferring the monopoly of English trade... known as ‘factors’ were left ...


  4. How the American Civil War Caused a Boom in Cotton in Persia

    the reliance on good relations between the British Resident and the Persian Authorities. In order for trade... Gulf in 1872, the famine was so ...


  5. The British in the Gulf: an Overview

    region, which began in the seventeenth century, was driven by the development of trade and commercial... to political rule enforced by its own ...


  6. German Interests in the Gulf’s Pearling Industry

    and the Arabian Peninsula, via the steamships that plied their trade from Hamburg and along the railway line being... into tatters after four ...


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

    and to root out the slave trade’. Guy’s retirement partway through the expedition saw Brucks assume command... in total as well as a number ...


  8. Country Profile: United Arab Emirates

    herding, basic re-export trade, fishing and pearling. Oil exports from Abu Dhabi commenced in 1962....


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

    covering various subjects, ranging from pearl fisheries to the slave trade. It also contains information...


  10. Important Work: The British 1820 Survey that Charted the Gulf for the First Time

    and recorded the geology, the centres of trade, as well as the tribal and religious affiliations...


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