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House of Saud

by David Holden

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Published by Sidgwick & Jackson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Saudi Arabia -- Kings and rulers.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p539-541. - Includes index.

    Statement(by) David Holden (and) Richard Johns.
    ContributionsJohns, Richard, 19---
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS244.52
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv,569p.,(20)p. of plates :
    Number of Pages569
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17206095M
    ISBN 100283984368

    Book Review The House of Saud: The Rise and Rule of the Most Powerful Dynasty in the Arab World. By David Holden and Richard Johns, Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York, pp. $ Reviewed by John A. Shaw. Bernard Shaw once commented that three people collaborating on a book was as desirable as three people collaborating on a baby. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages: illustraions ; 18 cm: Contents: Rebirth --Out of the desert --The consul and the oilman --Shakespear rides out --The Arab revolt --Sowing the wind --Reaping the whirlwind --The coming of Mammon --The land of promise --America takes over - .

    Craig Unger is the author of the New York Times bestselling House of Bush, House of appears frequently as an analyst on CNN, the ABC Radio Network, and other broadcast outlets. The former deputy editor of The New York Observer and editor-in-chief of Boston Magazine, he has written about George H. W. Bush and George W. Bush for The New Yorker, Esquire, and Vanity Fair.2/5(3). The House of Saud worked hand-in-glove with al-Qaeda in setting up these madrassas. For instance, Saudi Arabia's Prince Turki bin Faisal, who had taken over the General Intelligence Directorate (GID), Riyadh's main intelligence service, in and headed it until , had known bin Laden since

    “Uneasy Lies the Head that Wears a Crown” The House of Saud Confronts Its Challenges. Thursday, April 7, Introduction This report is based primarily on a month long visit to Saudi Arabia in January, the author’s latest of dozens over the past four decades and conversations—some on the record and many off the record—with a wide range of Saudi citizens, government ministers and. House of Trump House of Putin Book Summary: THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER “The story Unger weaves with those earlier accounts and his original reporting is fresh, illuminating and more alarming than the intelligence channel described in the Steele dossier.”—The Washington Post House of Trump, House of Putin offers the first comprehensive investigation into the decades-long relationship.


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