A history of Saudi Arabia

@inproceedings{Alrasheed2002AHO,
  title={A history of Saudi Arabia},
  author={Madawi Al‐rasheed},
  year={2002}
}
This updated edition analyses the challenges, both internal and external, facing Saudi Arabia in the twenty-first century. Two new chapters discuss the political, economic and social developments in the aftermath of 9/11, painting a vivid picture of a country shocked by terrorism and condemned by the international community. Madawi Al-Rasheed reveals that fragmentation of royal politics, a failing economy and fermenting Islamist dissent posed serious threats to state and society in 2001. She… Expand
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