Faisal: King of Saudi Arabia.

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Faisal, King of Saudi Arabia, 1906
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LC ClassificationsDS244.5.F3 D4
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 191 p.
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Open LibraryOL5570997M
LC Control Number67079210
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Inhis nephew shot him inCited by: 8. King Faisal Al Saud was born in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia in He is the third son of the Kingdom’s founder, King Abdul Aziz Bin Abdulrahman Al Saud. He lost his mother, Tarfa bint Abdullah bin Abdullatif Al Sheikh, when he was five months old and was raised by his maternal grandmother at the house of his grandfather, Abdullah bin Abdullatif.

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"A masterpiece of scholarship brings to life the legacy of one of Saudi Arabia's most interesting and influential figures."—Professor 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.

Saud bin Abdulaziz Al Saud (/ s ɑː ˈ uː d /; Arabic: سعود بن عبد العزيز آل سعود ‎ Su'ūd ibn 'Abd al-'Azīz Āl Su'ūd; 15 January – 23 February ) was King of Saudi Arabia from 9 November to 2 November After a period of internal tension in Saudi Arabia, he was forced from the throne and replaced by his brother Faisal.Born a King takes place inand centres on then Prince Faisal’s trip to London when he was 13 years old, a trip which laid the foundations for the formation of Saudi Arabia.

The film is.The House of Saud (Arabic: آل سُعُود ‎, romanized: ʾĀl Suʿūd IPA: [ʔaːl sʊʕuːd]) is the ruling royal family of Saudi is composed of the descendants of Muhammad bin Saud, founder of the Emirate of Diriyah, known as the First Saudi state (–), and his brothers, though the ruling faction of the family is primarily led by the descendants of Ibn Saud, the.