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countries and tribes of the Persian Gulf

S. B. Miles

countries and tribes of the Persian Gulf

by S. B. Miles

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Published by Cass in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Oman.,
  • Persian Gulf States.
    • Subjects:
    • Oman,
    • Persian Gulf States

    • Edition Notes

      Label mounted on t.p.: New York, Barnes & Noble.

      Statement[by] S. B. Miles; with a new introduction by J. B. Kelly.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS247.O6 M4 1966
      The Physical Object
      Pagination643 p.
      Number of Pages643
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6013420M
      LC Control Number66069672

        The Persian Empire started as a collection of semi-nomadic tribes who raised sheep, goats and cattle on the Iranian plateau. Cyrus the Great—the leader of . In the mid’s, Arab tribes from the central desert of the Arabian Peninsula migrated to the more hospitable shore of the Persian Gulf. In they chose the Sabahs to be the ruling family of what is now the nation of Kuwait.

      Geography has no value here, it’s all political and social. Iranians like to focus on history by claiming since European and Iranian geographers referred to the region as the Persian Gulf since time immemorial it must remain the Persian Gulf today.   The oil-rich countries (excluding Iraq) that have a coastline on the Persian Gulf are referred to as the Persian Gulf States. Iraq’s egress to the gulf is narrow and easily blockaded, consisting of the marshy river delta of the Shatt al-Arab, which carries the waters of the Euphrates and Tigris Rivers, where the left (east) bank is held by Iran.

      In B.C. the Chaldo-Arameans together with the Medes succeeded in destroying the Assyrian Empire. All through the ages, Babylonia and Assyria were called Bet Aramaye, land of the Arameans. This applied even when the Arabs took over these lands. It is true that Bet Aramaye has become a synonym with Iraq. Arameans were to be the. Constant travel and contact with the local tribes allowed him to record many aspects of the Persian Gulf, including religious influence, social conditions, commerce, population, geography, agriculture and fishing. This detailed account allows readers to glimpse into what Persian Gulf life was like during the late s.


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The Countries and Tribes of the Persian Gulf; Volume 1 book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This work has been selected by scho Author: Samuel Barrett Miles. OCLC Number: Notes: Paged continuously. Description: 2 volumes frontispiece (portrait) plates 26 cm: Contents: 1.

History of early colonization The Persian Gulf under Islam The Portuguese in Eastern Arabia The Yaareba dynasty The Al-Bu Saeedi dynasty History of the commerce of the Persian Gulf Description of the country and the pearl fisheries The Countries & Tribes of the Persian Gulf book.

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FREE Standard Shipping. Description. The Persian Gulf (Persian: خلیج فارس ‎, romanized: Xalij-e Fârs, lit.

'Gulf of Fars') is a mediterranean sea in Western body of water is an extension of the Indian Ocean (Gulf of Oman) through the Strait of Hormuz and lies between Iran to the northeast and the Arabian Peninsula to the southwest.

The Shatt al-Arab river delta forms the northwest on: Western Asia. 1st Edition Published on Ap by Routledge First published in Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. The Countries & Tribes Of The Persian Gulf - 1st Edition - Barrett. The Gulf of Oman is an arm of the Arabian Sea that borders Iran and south-western Pakistan to the north and Oman and the United Arab Emirates to the south.

The Gulf of Oman used to be called The Sea of Oman on old maps. References. The Countries and Tribes of the Persian Gulf by Samuel B. Miles,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.5/5(1).

The Gulf of Oman or Sea of Oman (Arabic: خَلِيج عُمَان ‎ khalīj ʿumān; Persian: دریای عمان ‎ daryâ-ye omân)(Makran (Persian: مکران ‎, Urdu: مکران ‎)) is a gulf that connects the Arabian Sea with the Strait of Hormuz, which then runs to the Persian borders Iran and Pakistan on the north, Oman on the south, and the United Arab Emirates on the west.

The Countries and Tribes of the Persian Gulf is a collection of the notes of S.B. Miles, longtime British official in the Persian Gulf generally and Oman in particular. They were compiled and published posthumously, first inand reprinted several times later.

This account of Oman’s political history is still widely consulted and quoted. Warden, "Extracts from Brief Notes Relative to the Rise of the Arab Tribes of the Persian Gulf," in Selections from the Records of the Bombay Government, New Series no.

24 (Bombay, India; Author: Shahnaz Nadjmabadi. The countries and tribes of the Persian Gulf by Miles, S M and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The countries and tribes of the Persian Gulf.

Miles. With a new introd. by J. Kelly. Year of publication: Book / Working Paper: Language: English: Source: Britain and the Persian Gulf - Kelly, John B., () Reconstruction and regional diplomacy in the Persian Gulf.

The Gazetteer of the Persian Gulf, Oman and Central Arabia is one of the most important European primary sources for the study of the modern Gulf region from the 17th to the early 20th Gazetteer was compiled and written by John Gordon Lorimer (), an official of the Indian Civil Service.

The Gazetteer was intended as handbook for British policy makers and agents in the area. centuries, the water artery located at south of Iran has been registered as Persian Gulf.

In the Arabian countries too, it has always been named PERSIAN GULF up to the 70s. For instance, in the Atlas "Alaragh fi Alkhavaret Alghadimeh" by Dr.

Ahmad Souseh (Baghdad ) including 40 maps among the Arabian sources of the Middle Ages.A historical map of the Persian Gulf in a Dubai museum with the word Persian removed. The name of this gulf, historically and internationally known as the Persian Gulf after the land of Persia (Iran), has been disputed by some Arab countries since the s.

[18] Rivalry between Iran and some Arab states, along with the emergence of pan-Arabism and Arab nationalism, has seen the name Arabian.The Countries and Tribes of the Persian Gulf.

By Colonel S. Miles. The Persian Gulf is hotter than the Red Sea, and its coasts and islands are sun-blistered and arid, but yet ils inland waters may have witnessed the earliest attempts of mankind at navigation.

This is a main theme of Colonel Miles, who, after referring to movements of tribes.