India and the Persian Gulf Region 1858-1907. A Study in British Imperial Policy.
8vo. (10), 259, (1) pp. Publisher's pink cloth with title to spine and printed red dustjacket.
Expanded from the author's doctoral dissertation submitted to the Panjab University in 1961. Here, Ravinder Kumar (1933-2001) investigates British interests in the Gulf region during the second half of the 19th century, examining the Gulf within its international settings and seeking to explain the region's politics as being influenced by, and in turn influencing, the wider problems of international diplomacy.
Spine sunned; dustjacket a little chuooed along the edges. 1977 ownership of Sarah Talat to pastedown.