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Dr James Onley

Research Interests

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Publications

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PhD and MA dissertations supervised

  • Shaikh Abdullah Al Khalifah, Ruler of Bahrain 1796–1843
  • Shaikh Abdullah as-Sabah, Ruler of Kuwait, 1950–1965
  • The Origins of the Al Khalifah of Bahrain, 1600s–1783
  • The Origins of the Indian Business Community in Dubai, 1900–1970
  • A History of Dubai, 1833–2007
  • UAE-Saudi Border Dispute: The Case of the 1974 Treaty of Jeddah
  • The Formation of the United Arab Emirates, 1950–1971
  • British and the Development of Security Forces in the Gulf States, 1921–1971
  • Britain and the Third Saudi State, 1902–1932
  • British Military Involvement in Oman, 1913–2009
  • Britain in Aden, 1950–1967
  • Britain in the Middle East, 1945–56
  • Omani Naval Doctrine
  • The Muslim Brotherhood in Kuwait, 1941–2000
  • The Baghdad Pact, 1953–1959
  • American Propaganda in Iran, 1945–55
  • The Rule of Saddam Hussein, 1968–2003

Archival experience