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Alhammadi, Muna M., 1976-
TitleBritain and the administration of the Trucial States 1947-1965 / Muna M. Alhammadi.
PublisherAbu Dhabi : Emirates Center for Strategic Studies and Research, 2013.

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SubjectGreat Britain -- Foreign relations -- United Arab Emirates.
United Arab Emirates -- Foreign relations -- Great Britain.
United Arab Emirates -- History -- 20th century.
United Arab Emirates -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Descript1 online resource (xiv, 231 pages)
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NoteFor over 150 years, from 1820 up to the foundation of the United Arab Emirates in 1971, Britain and the emirates of the eastern Arabian Peninsula were linked by a relationship that was unique when compared to the traditional colonial models exercised in India and elsewhere. Using original archival material as well as select secondary sources, Muna M. Alhammadi charts the history of Britain's involvement in the evolution of the Trucial States - the predecessors of the modern-day United Arab Emirates - with a focus on its role in the foundation and growth of their administrative structures, security, and socio-economic development.
Translation of: Baritaniya wa-al-awdaʻ al-idariyah fi al-Imarat al-mutasalihah 1947-1965.
ContentsBritish administration in the Trucial States before 1965 -- The Trucial Oman Levies and Scouts, 1951-1965 -- The Trucial States Council, 1952-1965 -- The British role in the development of the Trucial States before 1965.
Alt authorMarkaz al-Imarat lil-Dirasat wa-al-Buhuth al-Istiratijiyah.
ISBN9789948146384 (e-book)
9948146387 (e-book)
9948146379
9789948146377
9948146387 (ebk.)

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