• John Paxton
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


HISTORY. Treaties with Britain of 1882 and 1892 were replaced by a treaty of friendship which was signed on 15 Aug. 1971. Under the earl er treaties Britain had been responsible for Bahrain’s defence and foreign relations. On the same day Bahrain declared its independence.


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Books of Reference

  1. Belgrave, J. H. D., Welcome to Bahrain, 9th ed. Manama, 1974Google Scholar
  2. Marlowe, J., The Persian Gulf in the Twentieth Century Google Scholar

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1975

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  • John Paxton

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