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ArabNet - Bahrain __ You will find an overview with information about the country's history, geography, business, culture, government, transport and tourism.  There are four click-to-read sections about Bahrain's history. - From arab.net - http://www.arab.net/bahrain/

Bahrain History __ "Bahrain entered recorded history 5,000 years ago when it was known as Dilmun to the Sumerians, the first great civilization of the Middle East... The name meant "The Sacred Land" or "The Land of Life", a possible reference to the springs that made the main island an oasis in contrast to the baking wastelands of the neighboring Arabian mainland."  A brief overview. - From Arabic German Consulting - http://www.arab.de/arabinfo/bahrhis.htm

Bahrain: History __ An annotated timeline of Bahrain history along with embedded links to related materials. - From i-cias.com - http://i-cias.com/e.o/bahrain_5.htm

Bahrain History __ "Bahrain entered recorded history 5,000 years ago when it was known as Dilmun to the Sumerians, the first great civilization of the Middle East."  A very brief look at Bahrain's history. - From Arabic German Consulting - http://www.arab.de/arabinfo/bahrhis.htm

Bahrain History __ You will find a general overview of Bahrain's history along with additional information about the country. - From iexplore.com - http://www.iexplore.com/dmap/Bahrain/History

Bahrain History __ "Bahrain's history goes back to the roots of human civilisation. The main island is thought to have broken away from the Arabian mainland sometime around 6000BC and has almost certainly been inhabited since prehistoric times."  A colorful and concise history of Bahrain. - From lonelyplanet.com - http://www.lonelyplanet.com/worldguide/bahrain/history    

Bahrain: History __ A brief, general look at the history of Bahrain. - From infoplease.com - http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/world/A0856819.html

Bahrain - History & Background __ "The State of Bahrain is an archipelago consisting of 1 large island and about 35 smaller islands located in the shallow waters of the Arabian-Persian Gulf. Only four of these islands are actually inhabited. In Arabic "Bahrain" means "two seas." Ancient legends associate Bahrain with the Garden of Eden and the Tree of Life,..."  A general look at Bahrian's history. - From Net Industries - http://education.stateuniversity.com/pages/107/Bahrain-HISTORY-BACKGROUND.html

Bahrain: History of the National Flag __ History and evolution of the Bahrain National Flag. - illustrated - From crwflags.com - http://www.crwflags.com/FOTW/flags/bh_hist.html 

Bahrain History - Pre-Islam __ "The main island of Bahrain (there are a total of 33 islands) is thought to have been torn from the Arabian peninsula around 6000BC. It has almost certainly been inhabited since prehistoric times."  Overview of early Bahrain history. - From the Nestorian Church - http://www.nestorian.org/bahrain_history_-_pre-islam_.html

 

Category:History of Bahrain __ Index of articles related to Bahrain history found in Wikipedia - From wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:History_of_Bahrain

Dilmun - Ancient Bahrain __ An overview of the archaeology and history of ancient Dilmun. - From about.com - http://ancienthistory.about.com/cs/nepeople/a/bahrain.htm

History of Bahrain __ You will find an essay on the history of Bahrain from ancient times to present. - From historyofnations.net - http://www.historyofnations.net/asia/bahrain.html

History of Bahrain __ "Comprehensive online resources about the history of Bahrain." - From about.com - http://history1900s.about.com/library/world/blxbahrain.htm 

History of Bahrain __ "The history of Bahrain goes back more than five thousand years to its role as the centre of the ancient civilisation of Dilmun, which dominated the trade routes between Sumer and the Indus Valley."  An encyclopedic article with links to additional resources. - From wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Bahrain

Timeline: Bahrain __ An annotated timeline for Bahrain history. - From BBC - http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/817505.stm

 

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