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If Olaya Street Could Talk -- Saudi Arabia

The Heartland of Oil and Islam

by John Paul Jones

  • 58 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by The Taza Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • 20th century,
  • Cultural And Social Anthropology,
  • Politics and government,
  • Saudi Arabia,
  • Social conditions,
  • Social life and customs,
  • Nonfiction / Politics,
  • Saudia Arabia,
  • Middle East - Saudi Arabia,
  • Political Science / History & Theory,
  • Social Science / Islamic Studies,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Middle East - General,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics/International Relations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages235
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11838937M
    ISBN 100979043603
    ISBN 109780979043604
    OCLC/WorldCa154789627

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      Riyadh (in Arabic الرياض‎ Ar-Riyāḍ) is the capital of Saudi Arabia, located slightly east of the center of the country in the heart of the Tuwaiq escarpment.. Understand []. Riyadh is considered the most straight-laced of the Kingdom's big three cities. With most forms of entertainment banned, few sights of interest and a brutal climate, Riyadh is mostly a business . Wadi Aldawasir Street,6 Olaya Main Road, Riyadh. Get Rates. /5 Very Good! Saudi Arabia, Riyadh, Riyadh. Get Rates. /5 Very Good! If These Walls Could Talk. A visit to one of these Riyadh traditional hotels can transport you to a bygone era right from the start. From old-world facades to locations infused with a colorful past.


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