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Persia and the Gulf: Retrospect and Prospect

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By: John F Standish

214 pages, B/w photos, maps

Routledge Curzon

Paperback | Dec 1998 | #83440 | ISBN: 0700702377
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Discusses Persian history, geography and culture.


Time and place; the Caspian gates; Persian influences in Mughal India; Shi'a and Sufi; the Persian lut; Britain and the Persian Gulf; Bahrain - a study in sovereignty and the Persian claim reviewed; the Persian war of 1856-57.

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