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7.4: Rule of Muhammad-bin-Subāh, 1892-1896
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Internal history of Kuwait, and relations with the Turks, 1892-96.

Shaikh 'Abdullah was succeeded by his full brother Muhammad, whose Shaikhship was short and, except for the manner of its ending, uneventful.

Shaikh Muhammad was before long invited by the Turks to co-operate in restoring order in Hasa, where in 1892 serious troubles had broken out; and in March 1893 Mubārak-bin-Subāh arrived in Hasa for this purpose with a large…

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“7.4: Rule of Muhammad-bin-Subāh, 1892-1896”, in: Gazetteer of the Persian Gulf, Oman and Central Arabia Online, Edited by: Brill. Consulted online on 04 March 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2405-447X_loro_COM_000704>
First published online: 2015



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