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Saudi Arabia Exposed: Inside a Kingdom in Crisis
John R. Bradley
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Most of what little we know of Saudi Arabia comes from little snippets we get on TV or in the popular press. Here at last, is a current, well-written story of Saudi Arabia told by a western journalist who actually lived there.
I believe that he is right wneh he said this is a kingdom in crisis. While Osama bin Laden clearly has America in his sights as an enemy, he apparently considers it his devine duty to take over Saudi Arabia. Combine this with a huge number of non-Saudi workers, with internal conflict combine from groups excluded from the power structure and you get a country with gret potential for trouble.
Mr. Bradley presents a view of Saudi Arabia from the inside. It's a story of a few at the top holding down a much larger population. This is a situation seen in many times, in many blaces before. Some of these have lasted for a very long time, but others have fallen apart.
The one point I would have liked to have seen explored in more detail is the nature of the oil situation. I ralize that this is not his area of expertise, but some understanding of the Saudi's oil situation as seen from inside the country would be nice to know.
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