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Reformers, rulers, and British residents: political relations in Bahrain (1923-1956)

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This thesis explores the modern historical lineage of absolutism in Bahrain, and the history of challenges to absolutist state authority during the peak of British influence in the Persian Gulf, the period between the First World War to the Suez crisis of 1956. It rewrites the history of Bahrain and British colonialism in the Persian Gulf through two distinct narrative threads. First, it presents a new history of the colonial-dynastic state in Bahrain and the longer tradition of indirect r...

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Ahmed Dailami More by this author

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Type of award:
DPhil
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University of Oxford

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