Paramedic to the Prince: An American Paramedic's Account of Life Inside the Mysterious World of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Paramedic to the Prince: An American Paramedic's Account of Life Inside the Mysterious World of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Patrick (Tom) Notestine


A Californian paramedic solutions an commercial for agreement paintings at an army health facility in Saudi Arabia. So his experience starts. this can be a riveting, real account of his ten years within a rustic seldom noticeable by means of the surface international. engaged on the personal scientific employees of King Abdullah, no western author has ever been this just about the "House of Saud". the writer takes you on a trip from the desolate tract camps of the Bedouin to the top echelons of the Saudi royal relations. From conferences among King Abdullah and Yasser Arafat to the dying of Edi Amin the writer records all of it. issues explored contain the distinction of cultures and the increase of terrorism in a submit 9-11 international. The author's certain and sometimes funny standpoint presents a view of Saudi society that hasn't ever ahead of been documented by way of the other booklet during this style. the writer supplies an enormous perception to occasions that proceed to impact the realm this present day.

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