A Brief History of Saudi Arabia

A Brief History of Saudi Arabia

by James Wynbrandt

Hardcover(Second Edition)

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Overview

Aimed at students and general readers, this text presents an overview of the history of Saudi Arabia from its settlement in prehistoric times to its designation as a key player in the global order of the present day. A sampling of topics includes the birth and spread of Islam, Bedouin society and culture, the origins of the House of Saud, and the current battle between conservative and progressive elements in the monarchy. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780816078769
Publisher: Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date: 06/01/2010
Series: Facts on File Brief History Series
Edition description: Second Edition
Pages: 384
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.21(d)
Age Range: 14 - 17 Years

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