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Bahrain Bahrain , a small Arab emirate in the Persian ( Arabian ) Gulf , consists of
an archipelago of Bahrain Island extending some 30 miles from north to south
and 10 miles from east to west — and some 30 smaller islands . It is situated in a
SIR RUPERT HAY , The Persian Gulf Nizhneangarsk States ( 1959 ) , is a good
general account of the sheikhdoms of the Gulf , with an analysis of their political
status and of British interests in the Gulf ; J.B. KELLEY , “ The Persian Claim to ...
APOCRYPHAL WRITINGS Apocryphal works indicating Persian influence. ... This
story concerns a debate between three guardsmen before Darius, king of Persia,
about the question of what they consider to be the strongest of all things; the ...
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