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First posted on July 5th 2002, last revised on February 18th 2009






Bahrain since 1990
Bahrain 1971-1990

Bahrain 1949-1971
Bahrain 1913-1949


Historical Atlas, Bahrain Page








WEB-BIBLIOGRAPHY . . . EXTERNAL FILES
Country Profiles from BBC Country Profiles; from World Desk Reference ; from Nations Encyclopedia; from Wikipedia; from CIA World Factbook, countries - Bahrain
Library of Congress, Country Studies : Bahrain
Encyclopedia of the Orient : Bahrain
Links, General from Library of Congress, Portals to the World; from Hejleh; from BUBL, from dmoz
List of Bahrain-related Topics, from Wikipedia; Category : Bahrain, from Wikipedia
Country Briefing : Bahrain, from Al Bab
Links, on History from Virtual Library History
Category : History of Bahrain, from Wikipedia
Timelines from BBC News; from timelines.ws
Accounts of History Article History of Bahrain, from Wikipedia
from Military Sealift Command
from Encyclopedia of the Orient
Bahrain Archipelago, from Ancient Near East
Bahrain : the Pre-Islamic History, from nestorian.org
from Crime and Society. A Comparative Criminology Tour of the World (Robert Winslow)
Politics Political Resources on the Net : Bahrain; Governments on the WWW : Bahrain; Article Politics of Bahrain, from Wikipedia
Bahrain Profile, from International Crisis Group
Military Orders, Decorations and Medals from the Amirate of Bahrain, from World Medals
Bahrain Riots 1956, from Britain's Small Wars
CASCON Case BAH : Bahrain 1970, by L.P. Bloomfield, L. Moulton
Bahrain Military Guide, from Global Security
Economy & Finances Global Currency History : Bahrain
Article Economy of Bahrain, Bahrain Stock Exchange, Bahraini Dinar, from Wikipedia
History of National Bank of Bahrain
Company Histories : Gulf Air Company, Investcorp from Funding Universe
Ethnography Languages of Bahrain (3), from Ethnologue
Minorities at Risk, Bahrain - Shi'is
World Directory of Minorities and Indigenous Peoples : Bahrain
Religion Category Religion in Bahrain, from Wikipedia
Chronology of Catholic Dioceses : Bahrain, from Kirken i Norge
Bahrain, from Virtual Jewish History Tour; Bahrain, from International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies - Cemetery Project
History of Cities History of Manama, from Encyclopedia of the Orient, from Wikipedia
Institutions History, from Arabian Gulf University, Manama
History, from Bahrain Radio & Television Corporation
History, from Bahrain International Airport
Bahrain, from Airline History
Structurae : Bahrain; search Lighthouse Explorer for Bahrain
Biographies List of Arabs : Bahrainis, from Wikipedia
Others Alcohol and Drugs History Society : Bahrain
Crime and Society. A Comparative Criminology Tour of the World : Bahrain
Disaster History by Country : Bahrain, from Relief Web; Category : Disasters in Bahrain, from Wikipedia
Palearctic Ecoregion, from WWF
Article : Bahrain at the Olympics, from Wikipedia
Bondarevsky, Turning the Persian Gulf into a British Lake : British Domination of the Indian Ocean in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Century, posted on Maldives Culture

WEB-BIBLIOGRAPHY . . . EXTERNALLY POSTED DOCUMENTS
Lists of Statesmen World Statesmen : Bahrain, by Ben Cahoon; Rulers : Bahrain, by B. Schemmel; Regnal Chronologies : Mesopotamia & Arabia, scroll down for Bahrain
from World Rulers (E. Schulz, illustrated)
List of Ambassadors List of Ambassadors from the United Kingdom to Bahrain, from Wikipedia; U.S. Ambassadors to Bahrain, from NNDB; Chinese Ambassadors to Bahrain, from PRC MOFA; Liste der Botschafter der Bundesrepublik Deutschland in Manama (Bahrain), from Wikipedia German edition
Statistical Data Responsible Institution Central Informatics Organization, Bahrain
Population Figures Historical Population Statistics, Bahrain, from Population Statistics at Univ. Utrecht
Population of Cities : Bahrain, from City Population
Historical Abortion Statistics : Bahrain, from Johnston's Archive
Election Results from Psephos (since 2002); from IFES Election Guide (since 2001)
Online Newspapers links from Online Newspapers, from ABYZ News Links, from World Newspapers, from IPL
Image Databanks Systematic Collections
General
Systematic Collections
Specialist
Bahrain Customs, Historic Photo Album
Accidental Collections KWT, Old Photos of Bahrain
Universal Collections
Items on Bahrain
License plates from Bahrain, from Francoplaque; from License Plates of the World
Passport, from World Passports
Historic Picture Postcards, from Postcardman, commercial site
Airline Timetable Images : Bahrain
Modern Documents History of the Arabian Peninsula, from World History Archives, scroll down for Bahrain
List of Ratifications of International Labour Conventions by Bahrain, from ILO, 8 docs. since 1977
Internet Law Library : Bahrain; links to constitutions of 1973 and 2002 from Al Bab
Search Hansard for Bahrain
Efim A. Rezvan, Russian Reports as a Source on the History of Arabia and the Gulf Region 1898-1904
Search CIA Released Documents for Bahrain
Historical Maps responsible institutions UNESCO : National Map Agencies : Bahrain : Survey Directorate (SD), al-Manama
collections WHKMLA Historical Atlas : Bahrain page
Atlas of Bahrain, from Wikipedia
Historical and Political Maps of Arabia, J. de Salas Vara del Rey
Bahrain Maps, PCL, UTexas
PBS, Global Connections : The Middle East : Maps
Mohammad al Kurbi Collection of Maps and Prints
Search David Rumsey Map Collection for Arabia
Circle of Iranian Studies, The Largest Collection of Historical Maps of the Persian Gulf
Bahrain, hindsight
Bahrain, contemporary Arabia 1875, 1904, 1906, 1922, 1930, 1932, 1938, Probert Encyclopedia
Map : Persian Gulf 1906, from Probert Encyclopedia Antiquarian Map Archive
detail, Modern
detail, contemporary
Encyclopedia Entries Article Arabia, from EB 1902
Articles Persian Gulf, Arabia, Bahrein Islands, from EB 1911
Article Arabia, from Catholic Encyclopedia, 1908 edition
Articles Arabien, Persischer Meerbusen, from Meyers Konversationslexikon 1885-1892, in German, posted by Retro Bibliothek
Article Bahrain, from Encyclopaedia Iranica
Archives, Musea, Libraries Public Library, from Bahrain Ministry of Education
Museums of Bahrain, from Araboo
Bahrain National Museum, from Wikipedia
National Symbols Flag, from FOTW; Coat of Arms, from Wikipedia; National Anthem, from National Anthems Net
Coins, Banknotes Banknotes of Bahrain, from World Currency Museum, from Ron Wise's World Paper Money
Coin Catalog of Bahrain, from Numismaticon; Bahrain coins, from World Coin Image Gallery; About Currency Museum, from Bahrain Monetary Agency
Stamps Rare Bahrain Stamps, from Sandafayre Stamp Gallery

BIBLIOGRAPHY
Bibliographies general Search ISBN Database
RHS Bibliography
UK National Archive Online Library
on Bahrain survey of bibliographies
bibliographic database
general bibliographies Books about Bahrain, has very detailed historical accounts
Bibliography, Library of Congress Country Studies : Bahrain (Persian Gulf States)
annual bibliographies
specialist bibliographies Online Books on the History of Bahraini Architecture, posted by ArchNet
serial publications
general bibliographies
Bahrain entries
J. Gay, Bibliographie des ouvrages relatifs a l'Afrique et a l'Arabie : catalogue methodique de tous les ouvrages français et des principaux en langues etrangères traitant de la geographie, de l'histoire, du commerce, des lettres et des arts de l'Afrique et de l'Arabie 1875, in French, Gallica
Schnurrer/Chauvin, Bibliographie des ouvrages arabes ou relatifs aux Arabes: publies dans l'Europe chretienne de 1810 a 1885 vol.3, vol.4, vol.5, vol.6, vol.7, vol.9, vol.10, vol.11, vol.12, 1892-1922, IA
booksellers
Online Libraries general Google Books; Internet Archives; Gutenberg Library Online; HathiTrust; Gallica
International Boundary Studies
on Bahrain
Online Journals full text online Revue des mondes musulmans et de la Mediterranee 1966-2008, Persee
Table of Contents
Online
On the Middle East Ritchie Ovendale, The Longman Companion to the Middle East since 1914, London etc.: Longman 1994 [G]
General Accounts Encyclopaedia Britannica, 15th edition, Macropaedia, Vol.13, pp.823-825 Article Arabia : Bahrain KMLA Lib.Sign. R 032 B862h v.13
J.S. Buckingham, Travels in Assyria, Media, and Persia, including a journey from Bagdad by Mount Zagros, to Hamadan, the ancient Ecbatana, researches in Ispahan and the ruins of Persepolis, and journey from thence by Shiraz and Shapoor to the sea-shore. Description of Bussorah, Bushire, Bahrein, Ormuz, and Muscat, narrative of an expedition against the pirates of the Persian Gulf, with illustrations of the voyage of Nearchus, and passage by the Arabian Sea to Bombay (1829), posted on Internet Archive
Historical Dictionaries Malcolm C. Peck, Historical Dictionary of the Gulf Arab States, Lanham Md. : Scarecrow 1997 [G]
Yearbooks Article : Bahrein Islands, in : Statesman's Year Book 1895 pp.100-101, 1898 p.101, 1901 pp.109-110, 1905 pp.112-113, 1910 pp.100-101 [G]