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Yemen Oman
First posted on October 9th 2005, last revised on February 12th 2009







Timelines : Yemen


Students' Papers : Jun, Bum Sun, Arabia Felix : Yemen prior to Islam (Sept. 2008)






DIRECTORY OF INTERNET SOURCES . . . EXTERNAL FILES
Country Profiles from Wikipedia
Article : South Yemen, from Encyclopedia of the Orient
Aden Protectorates, Federation of Arab Emirates of the South, Federation of South Arabia, Protectorate of South Arabia, South Yemen, from Old Countries
Links, General The British in Yemen 1839-1967, from Yemen Gateway
Historical Dictionaries
Historical Maps Federation of South Arabia, from Wikipedia
Protectorate of South Arabia, from Wikipedia
Maps : Aden 1906, Aden 1922, Aden 1932, from Probert Encyclopedia Antiquarian Map Archive
Timelines Aden Timeline, from Aden Airways
Accounts of History Aden Colony, People's Democratic Republic of Yemen, Protectorate of South Arabia, Aden Protectorate, Federation of South Arabia, Federation of Arab Emirates of the South, from Wikipedia
Article : South Yemen, from Encyclopedia of the Orient
R.L. Playfair, A history of Arabia Felix or Yemen, from the commencement of the Christian era to the present time: including an account of the British settlement of Aden, 1859, GB
Encyclopedia Entries Articles Aden, Bab el-Mandeb, Perim, Hadramut, Socotra, Kuria Muria Islands, from EB 1911
Articles : Aden, from EB 1922
Articles Aden, Yemen, from Jewish Encyclopedia 1901-1906 edition
Article Aden, from Catholic Encyclopedia, 1907 edition
Articles Aden, Arabien (has paragraph on Hadramaut), Sokotora, Perim, Bab el-Mandeb, Kuria Muria Inseln, from Meyers Konversationslexikon 1885-1892, in German
Politics
Military Wars of Jordan, 1919-1999, from ACED
CASCON Case ADY : Aden (South Yemen) 1963-1967, by L.P. Bloomfield, L. Moulton
Abd al-'Aziz al-Saqqaf, A Politico-Military Analysis of Why Sanaa Won the War How the War was Won !, from Yemen Update (1994)
Anglo-Yemeni Border Clashes 1919-1934, Pre-Independence Violence in South Yemen 1965-1967, War of the Two Yemens 1972, War of the Two Yemens 1979, South Yemen Civil War 1986, from ACED
Aden 1955-1967, Radfan 1955-1967, from Britain's Small Wars
Orders, Decorations and Medals : Yemen, by Jean Paul Leblanc (on South Yemen), by Ed Emering (items from both North and South)
Book Review : The Armed Forces of Aden 1839-1967, from British-Yemeni Society
Armed Forces, from Aden Airways
Conflicts, from Aden Airways
Economy & Finances A Global History of Currencies : Yemen
Article : South Yemeni Dinar from Wikipedia; Peter Symes, The Banknotes of Yemen, Pt.II : South Yemen, from Yemen Gateway
L. Simonin, Underground Life: or, Mines and miners, 1869, GB; p.256 lists Aden as a coaling station
Ethnography, Demography British Empire in Asia : Aden, pp.785-800 in vol.2A of J.A. Hammerton, Peoples of All Nations, c.1920, illustrated, IA
Religion Vicariate Apostolic of Arabia (seat Aden), from Catholic Hierarchy
The Jewish Virtual History Tour : Yemen
Yemen, from International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies - Cemetery Project
Article : Islamic History of Yemen, from Wikipedia
Ephraim Isaac, Judaism and Islam in Yemen : A Cast Study in Historical and Cultural Interaction (2004)
Stephen Andrew Missick, Socotra, the Mysterious Island of the Assyrian Church of the East
Religion at Aden, from Aden Airways
History of Regions Articles : Aqrabi, Audhali Sultanate, Lower Aulaqi Sultanate, Upper Aulaqi Sheikhdom, Upper Aulaqi Sultanate, Emirate of Beihan, Dathina Sheikhdom, Emirate of Dhala, Fadhli Sultanate, Haushabi Sultanate, Kathiri State of Seiyun in Hadhramaut, Sultanate of Lahej, Maflahi Sheikhdom, Mahra Sultanate, Radfan, Qu'aiti State in Hadhramaut, Sheikhdom Shaib, Wahidi Sultanate of Balhaf, Sultanate of Lower Yafa, Sultanate of Upper Yafa, Khuriya Muriya Islands, Perim, Socotra : History, from Wikipedia
A History of Soqotra, by Vladimir Agafonov
see Bab el-Mandeb at this site
Mahra Sultanate, Socotra, from Encyclopedia of the Orient
Perim Island, from Aden Airways
Lahij, from Almuflehi
History of Cities Articles : Aden : History, Al Mukalla, Qishn, Ash Shihr, Tarim : History, from Wikipedia
see Bab el-Mandeb at this site
Aden, Mukalla, from Encyclopedia of the Orient
Aden, Aden : British Rule, from Almuflehi
Institutions South Yemen, from Airline History
Structurae : Yemen; search Lighthouse Explorer fotr Yemen
Aden Forces Broadcasting Association, from Aden Airways
Khormaksar School, from Aden Airways
Communications at Aden, from Aden Airways
Transportation in Aden, from Aden Airways
Bibliographies Search RHS Bibliography for Aden
Search UK National Archive Online Library for Aden
Datenbasis Internationale Beziehungen und Länderkunde (Data Base on International Relations and Country Studies), keywords Aden, Südyemen (site in German, most titles listed in English; hundreds of entries; publications mostly since 1970)
Search ISBN Database for Aden
Biographies
Others Search International Boundary Study for Aden, Yemen

DIRECTORY OF INTERNET SOURCES . . . EXTERNALLY POSTED DOCUMENTS
Lists of Statesmen South Yemen/Aden, States of the Aden Protectorates, from World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon
from Rulers (B. Schemmel); from Regnal Chronologies (many relevant entities)
Population Figures Aden Censi, from Aden Airways
Document Collections Historic Picture Postcards : Aden, from Postcardman, commercial site
Search Hansard for Aden
Search Papers Past for Aden, Hadhramaut (Digitized Collection of New Zealand Newspapers 1839-1920)
Archives, Musea, Libraries
National Symbols Colony of Aden, South Yemen under British Rule, Federation of South Arabia, South Yemen (1967-1990), State of Aden, Kathiri State of Seiyun, Mahra State of Qishn and Socotra, Qu'aiti State in Hadhramaut, Sultanate of Lahej, Emirate of Beihan, Emirate of Dhala, Sultanate of Fadhli, Sultanate of Lower Awlaki, Sultanate of Lower Yafa, Sultanate of Upper Yafa, Wahidi, from FOTW
Coat of Arms of South Yemen 1967-1970, from Wikipedia
Coins, Banknotes Banknotes of Yemen Democratic Republic, from World Currency Museum, from Ron Wise's World Paper Money; Yemen Coins, from Don's World Coin Gallery (both North and South)
Ghurfah, Tarim, from Encyclopedia of Small Silver Coins
Search Coin Archives for Lahej, Kathiri, Hadhramaut, Aden
Coin Catalog of South Yemen, from Numismaticon
Stamps Rare Stamps of Aden States, from Sandafayre Stamp Gallery
Others License plates from South Yemen, from License Plates of the World
Airline Timetable Images : Yemen (North and South)

PRINTED REFERENCES
On the Middle East Ritchie Ovendale, The Longman Companion to the Middle East since 1914, London etc.: Longman 1994 [G]
General Accounts
Specific Periods Roxani Eleni Margariti. Aden & the Indian Ocean Trade. 150 years in the Life of a Medieval Arabian Port, Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press 2007 KMLA Lib. Call Sign 382.095335 M327a
A. von Wrede, Adolf von Wrede's Reise in Hadhramaut: Beled Beny'yssa und Beled el Hadschar (1873) in German, posted on Internet Archive
L. Hirsch, Reisen in Süd-arabien, Mahra-land und Hadramut (1897) in German, posted on Internet Archive
J.Th. Bent, Southern Arabia (1900), posted on Internet Archive
G.F. Hill, The ancient coinage of southern Arabia (1915), posted on Internet Archive
J.F.L. George, De Aethiopum Imperio in Arabia Felici (1833) in Latin, posted on Internet Archive
F. Stark, The Southern Gates Of Arabia A Journey In The Hadhramaut (1936), posted on Internet Archive
Historical Dictionary
Yearbooks Article : Aden, in : Britannica Book of the Year 1913 p.612, 1944 pp.19-20, 1945 pp.19-20, 1946 p.20, 1947 p.20, 1948 p.20, 1949 pp.18-19, 1950 p.19, 1951 p.19, 1952 p.20, 1953 p.20, 1954 p.20, 1955 p.83, 1956 p.19, 1957 pp.82-83, 1958 pp.18-19, 1959 p.19, 1960 pp.18-19, 1961 pp.18-19, 1962 pp.2-3, 1963 p.120 [G]
Article : Protected States, Condominiums and Trust Territories, in : Britannica Book of the Year 1964 pp.694-695, 1965 pp.668-669, 1966 pp.635-637, 1967 pp.649-651 [G]
Article : Colonies and Other Dependencies : South Arabia, in : Britannica Book of the Year 1968 pp. 217, 219-220 [G]
Article Southern Yemen, in : Britannica Book of the Year 1969, p. 686, 1970, p. 696, 1971, p. 678 [G]
Article Yemen, People's Democratic Republic of, in : Britannica Book of the Year 1972, p.734, 1973, p.733, 1974, p.731, 1975, pp.730-731, 1976, p.734, 1977, p.736, 1978, pp.732-733, 1979, pp.733-734, 1980, pp.732-733, 1981, p.731, 1982, pp.730-731, 1983, p.730, 1984, p.731, 1985, pp.498, 813, 1986, pp.493, 814 , 1988, pp.421, 734, 1989, pp.420, 734, 1990, pp. 438-439, 750 [G]
Article Aden, Perim, Somaliland and Socotra, in : Statesman's Year Book 1895 p.100, 1898 p.100 [G]
Article Aden, Perim, Sokotra, in : Statesman's Year Book 1901 pp.108-109, 1905 p.112, 1918 pp.94-95 [G]
Article : Aden, Perim, Sokotra, and Kuria Muria Islands, in : Statesman's Yearbook 1919 pp.98-99, 1924 pp.101-102, 1925 pp.103-104, 1926 pp.92-93, 1928 pp.94-95, 1929 pp.94-95, 1932 pp.95-96, 1937 pp.100-102, 1943 pp.88-90 [G]
Article : Arabia - Hadhramaut, in : Statesman's Yearbook 1925 p.668, 1926 p.648, 1928 p.655, 1929 p.649, 1932 p.653, 1937 pp.680-688 [G]
Article : Southern Yemen, in : Statesman's Yearbook 1970-1971 pp.1307-1308, 1975-1976 pp.1313-1314 [G]
Article : Yemen, People's Democratic Republic, in : Statesman's Yearbook 1978-1979 pp.1601-1603, 1980-1981 pp.1602-1604, 1983-1984 pp.1604-1607, 1984-1985 pp.1601-1604, 1985-1986 pp.1597-1600, 1987-1988 pp.1598-1601, 1988-1989 pp.1601-1604, 1989-1990 pp.1597-1600, 1990-1991 pp.1599-1602 [G]
Article : South Yemen, in : The World in Figures 1st ed. 1976 p.206, 2nd ed. 1978 p.205, 4th ed. 1984 p.206 [G]
Article : Aden, in : Americana Annual 1927 p.6, 1928 p.2, 1930 pp.2-3, 1933 p.1, 1934 p.1, 1935 p.2, 1936 p.2, 1937 p.1, 1943 p.2, 1944 p.2, 1945 pp.2-3 [G]
Article : Arabia - Hadhramaut , in : Americana Annual 1930 p.58, 1931 pp.61-62, 1932 p.41, 1933 p.41, 1934 p,49, 1935 p.52, 1936 p.50, 1937 p.42, 1943 p.49, 1944 p.52 [G]
Article : Arabia - Aden Protectorate, in : Americana Annual 1945 pp.50-53, 1946 pp.56-58, 1947 pp.34-36 [G]
Article : Arabia : Aden Colony and Protectorate, in : Americana Annual 1957 pp.40-41 (on events of 1956) [G]
Article : Aden, in : Americana Annual 1962 p.2, 1963 p.24, 1964 p.24 [G]
Article : Commonwealth : Aden and South Arabia, in : Americana Annual 1968 pp.188-189 (on events of 1967) [G]
Article : Southern Yemen, in : Americana Annual 1969 pp.610-611, 1970 p.619, 1971 p.608, 1972 p.603, 1973 p.606 [G]
Article : Aden, in : The International Year Book 1899 p.4 (on events of 1898) [G]