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1. General Remarks

2. Approaches to the Persian gulf from southward.—Coasts of 'Oman, Bātinah, and Ash Shamailiyah.—Ras al Hadd to Dibah

3. Approaches to the Persian gulf from eastward.—Coasts of Las Bela, Makran, and Persian Makran, including Jask.—Cape Monze to Jask

4. Entrance of the Persian gulf.—Ruus al Jabal and the Persian coast, including Bandar 'Abbas and Qishm island.—Dibah to Ras ash Sha' am and Jask to Chárak

5. Persian gulf, north-eastern side.—Coast of Persia.—Chárak to Ras ash Shatt, including Bushire

6. Persian gulf, south-western side.—Coast of Trucial 'Oman…

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“PERSIAN GULF PILOT”, in: Gazetteer of the Persian Gulf, Oman and Central Arabia Online, Edited by: Brill. Consulted online on 18 January 2019 <>
First published online: 2015

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