The history of saudi arabia in its current form as a state began with its foundation in 1744 although the human history of the region extends as far as 20000 years ago the region has had a global impact twice in world history in the 7th century it became the cradle of islam and the capital of the islamic rashidun caliphate citation neededfrom the mid 20th century the discovery of vast . A short history of saudi arabia you are here countries saudi arabia in prehistory times stone age hunters arrived from africa to the arabian peninsula which at the time was lush and had plenty of water around 15000 years ago the climate became warmer and the desert began to extend. A brief history of saudi arabia by james wynbrandt covers the history of saudi arabia from 20000 years ago when the first inhabitants arrived near the end of the last ice age to its founding as a kingdom to present day. And as the birthplace of islam saudi arabia must find a way to balance its religious authority with the demands of a modern society from saudi arabias pre islamic history to the events of today a brief history of saudi arabia second edition offers a balanced informative perspective on the countrys long history coverage includes. A brief history of arabia and modern saudi arabia f introduction saudi arabia occupies most of the arabian peninsula it has an area of 1960582 sq km mostly desert and a population of about 22000000 estimates vary including about 5 million foreigners of the citizens 90 are arabs and all are muslims
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