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Published by Croom Helm, Westview Press in London, Eng, Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Saudi Arabia

Subjects:

  • Faisal, King of Saudi Arabia, 1906-1975 -- Congresses.,
  • Saudi Arabia -- Politics and government -- Congresses.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Willard A. Beling.
ContributionsBeling, Willard A., University of Southern California. Middle East Center.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS244.6 .K56 1980
The Physical Object
Pagination253 p. ;
Number of Pages253
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4403611M
ISBN 100891586938
LC Control Number79005134

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King Faisal And The Modernisation Of Saudi Arabia by Willard A. Beling. This book derives from papers presented at a conference convened in Santa Barbara in , focusing on King Faisal .   Saudi Arabia's education minister has apologised for the production of a school textbook in which the Star Wars character Yoda is seen superimposed on a photograph of the late King Faisal. Faisal was the architect of the reform, development and modernization of Saudi Arabia in its new form following the death of its founder King Abdulaziz. As Prime Minister, Faisal presented to King Saud his plan which was known as the Ten Points of Reform. The government is pleased to announce the result of this hard and continuous effort. Latest Book and Periodicals. Colored Rock Paintings. In the Caves in Southwestern Saudi Arabia. By Fawzia Al-Hadithi (Arabic) Journal of Linguistic Studies. Vol Number 4 Issues – September (Arabic) King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies P.O. Box: Riyadh Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Phone.

'A masterpiece of scholarship – brings to life the legacy of one of Saudi Arabia's most interesting and also influential figures. This book, clearly a result of years of research and reflection, is the most comprehensive and accomplished account of King Faisal's upbringing, his youth, and reign.' Professor Anoush Ehteshami, Durham University. Faisal bin Abdulaziz Al Saud (Arabic: فيصل بن عبدالعزيز آل سعود ‎ Fayṣal ibn ‘Abd al-‘Azīz Āl Su‘ūd; 14 April – 25 March ) was King of Saudi Arabia and Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques from 2 November to 25 March Faisal was the third son of King Abdulaziz. His mother, Tarfa, was a member of the Al ash-Sheikh family which has produced Father: King Abdulaziz.   "A detailed and fascinating biography."--The Economist "A masterpiece of scholarship [Vassiliev] has managed to bring to life the legacy of one of Saudi Arabia's most interesting and influential figures."--Anoush Ehteshami, Durham University In Faisal bin Abdul Aziz became king of a country holding a quarter of the world's oil reserves, also home to Mecca and Medina. King Faisal participated in politics for 40 years, undertaking various governmental and administrative responsibilities during the reigns of his father, King Abdul Aziz and his brother, King Saud. Having earned wide experience, he was qualified to lead the Saudi State when he was declared king .