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Titel: Inside the Kingdom: Kings, Clerics, ...
Einband: Soft cover
New York :. Penguin Books, 2011. Reprint. Paperback. 404 pp.- Though Saudi Arabia sits on one of the richest oil deposits in the world, it also produced fifteen of the nineteen 9/11 hijackers. In this immensely important book, journalist Robert Lacey draws on years of access to every circle of Saudi society giving readers the fullest portrait yet of a land straddling the worlds of medievalism and modernity. Moving from the bloody seizure of Mecca's Grand Mosque in 1979, through the Persian Gulf War, to the delicate U.S.-Saudi relations in a post 9/11 world, Inside the Kingdom brings recent history to vivid life and offers a powerful story of a country learning how not to be at war with itself. English text. Condition : v ery good Condition : very good. ISBN 9780143118275[KEYWORDS: MIDDLE-EAST, *, Saudi Arabia. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 213365
"It's all here-Islam, the family tree, a sea of oil and money to match, palace intrigue...This is high drama and an epic tale."
Über den Autor: Robert Lacey is a British journalist and the author of the bestselling books The Kingdom, Majesty, and Ford: The Men and the Machine. For the past three years he has split his time between Saudi Arabia and London to research this book.
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