History including prehistory, antiquity, classical and medieval history, and modern history can be connected.
Prehistory including early prehistory, middle prehistory, and late prehistory can be connected.
Early prehistory including Pliocene prehistory, early Pleistocene prehistory, early mid Pleistocene prehistory, mid Pleistocene prehistory, and late Pleistocene prehistory can be connected. There is some evidence that Arabia was inhabited as early as 123,000 years ago, and Middle prehistory including the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP can be connected. Late prehistory including the 8th millennium BC, 7th millennium BC, 6th millennium BC, 5th millennium BC, and 4th millennium BC can be connected. There is some evidence of the Ubaid culture of Mesopotamia about 5300 BC.
Antiquity including the early 3rd millennium BC, late 3rd millennium BC, early 2nd millennium BC, late 2nd millennium BC, and early 1st millennium BC can be connected.
The early 3rd millennium BC including the 30th century BC, 29th century BC, 28th century BC, 27th century BC, and 26th century BC can be connected. The late 3rd millennium BC including the 25th century BC, 24th century BC, 23rd century BC, 22nd century BC, and 21st century BC can be connected. The early 2nd millennium BC including the 20th century BC, 19th century BC, 18th century BC, 17th century BC, and 16th century BC can be connected. The late 2nd millennium BC including the 15th century BC, 14th century BC, 13th century BC, 12th century BC, and 11th century BC can be connected. The early 1st millennium BC including the 10th century BC, 9th century BC, 8th century BC, 7th century BC, and 6th century BC can be connected.
Early classical history including the 5th century BC, 4th century BC, 3rd century BC, 2nd century BC, and 1st century BC can be connected. Late classical history including the 1st century CE, 2nd century CE, 3rd century CE, 4th century CE, and 5th century CE can be connected. Early medieval history including the 6th century CE, 7th century CE, 8th century CE, 9th century CE, and 10th century CE can be connected. Islam originated in Saudi Arabia. Late medieval history including the 11th century CE, 12th century CE, 13th century CE, 14th century CE, and 15th century CE can be connected. Most of what is now Arabia was under the rule of the Sharifate of Mecca, which was largely under control of the Fatamids of Egypt.
The 16th century including the early 16th century, early mid 16th century, mid 16th century, late mid 16th century, and late 16th century can be connected. The coastal areas of what is now Saudi Arabia were claimed by the Ottoman empire in response to Portuguese activity. The 17th century including the early 17th century, early mid 17th century, mid 17th century, late mid 17th century, and late 17th century can be connected. Arabia was claimed by the Ottoman Empire. The 18th century including the early 18th century, early mid 18th century, mid 18th century, late mid 18th century, and late 18th century can be connected. The prominence of the present royal family can be traced to this period.
The 19th century including the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, and mid 19th century can be connected. What is now Arabia consisted of at least four regions: Hejaz, Najd, Al-hasa (Eastern Arabia) and 'Asir (Southern Arabia) and was claimed by the Ottoman empire. The late mid 19th century including the early 1860s, late 1860s, early 1870s, and late 1870s can be connected. The al-Saud and al-Rashid families fought for control of the interior of Arabia. The late 19th century including the early 1880s, late 1880s, early 1890s, and late 1890s can be connected. The Ottomans ruled Mecca and Medina, while the Saudis were in exile in Kuwait.
The 20th century including the early 20th century, early mid 20th century, mid 20th century, late mid 20th century, late 20th century, and early 21st century can be connected.
The early 20th century including the early 1900s, late 1900s, early 1910s, and late 1910s can be connected. Abdulaziz ibn Saud began a military campaign to unify Arabia. The early mid 20th century including the early 1920s, late 1920s, early 1930s, and late 1930s can be connected. In 1932 the kingdom of Saudi Arabia was formed. in 1938 oil was discovered. The mid 20th century including the early 1940s, late 1940s, early 1950s, and late 1950s can be connected. Saudi Arabia began to prosper from the sale of oil. The late mid 20th century including the early 1960s, late 1960s, early 1970s, and late 1970s can be connected. Saudia Arabia was influential from oil sales and became somewhat westernized. The late 20th century including the early 1980s, late 1980s, early 1990s, and late 1990s can be connected. Saudia Arabia bcame influential from its oil sales and allied with the United States in a Persian gulf war.
The early 21st century including the early 2000s, late 2000s, early 2010s, and late 2010s can be connected.
The early 2000s including 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, and 2005 can be connected. Saudi Arabia did not participate in the invasion of Iraq in 2003. King Fahd died in 2005 and was succeeded by his half-brother Abdullah. The late 2000s including 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, and 2010 can be connected. Abdullah ruled as king. He introduced some government and economic reforms. The early 2010s including 2011 and 2012 can be connected.
2013 including the first quarter 2013 and second quarter 2013 can be connected.
The third quarter 2013 can be connected.
The late 2010s including 2016 can be connected.
2016 including the first quarter 2016 and second quarter 2016 can be connected.
The second quarter 2016 including April 2016, May 2016, and June 2016 can be connected.
The third quarter 2016 and fourth quarter 2016 can be connected.
2017 including the first quarter 2017 and second quarter 2017 can be connected.
The future including the near future, middle future, and far future can be connected.
Other peoples of the world including major groups of Western Civilization, Asiatic peoples, African peoples, and American Indian peoples can be connected.
Other nations such as France, United Kingdom, Italy, South Africa, South Korea, Burma, Colombia, Spain, Ukraine, Tanzania, Argentina, Kenya, Poland, Algeria, Canada, Iraq, Uganda, Morocco, Sudan, Peru, Uzbekistan, Malaysia, Venezuela, Saudi Arabia, Nepal, Yemen, Afghanistan, Ghana, North Korea, Mozambique, Taiwan, Australia, Syria, Côte d'Ivoire, Madagascar, Sri Lanka, Angola, Cameroon, Romania, Chile, Netherlands, Kazakhstan, Niger, Burkina Faso, Guatemala, Mali can be connected.
Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples including Southeast Asian Island peoples can be connected. Vietnam can be connected. Southeast Asian Island peoples such as those of Indonesia can be connected. The Philippines can be connected. Indonesia can be connected.
African peoples including Eastern African and Western African peoples can be connected. Congo DR can be connected. East African peoples such as those of Ethiopia can be connected. West African peoples such as those of Nigeria can be connected.
Western Civilization including Anglic, Latin, and Northeast European peoples can be connected. Germany can be connected. Anglic peoples such as those of the United States can be connected. Latin peoples such as those of Mexico can be connected. Lusitanic peoples such as those of Brazil can be connected. Northeast European peoples such as those of Russia can be connected.
American Indian peoples such as those of Mexico can be connected. Middle American Indian peoples such as those of the southwestern United States can be connected. South American Indian peoples such as those of Brazil can be connected. North American Indian peoples such as those of the United States can be connected.
Communities such as Tokyo, Seoul, Mexico City, New York City, Mumbai, Jakarta, Sao Paulo, Delhi, Shanghai, Manila, Karachi, Cairo, Beijing, Osaka, Canton, Moscow, Los Angeles, Calcutta, Dacca, Buenos Aires, Istanbul, Rio de Janeiro, Shenzhen, Lagos, Paris can be examined for connection.
Social structure and change including social types and social structure can be connected. Social change including particular changes and movements, social change factors, and social change processes can be connected.
Institutions including family can be connected. Religion including particular religions of the world, religious organization, religious practice, and religious belief can be connected. Government including particular governments, government activity, government structure, and law can be connected. Economics including economic systems, industries, and economic activity can be connected. Education including school systems, educational organization, cultural institutions, teaching, and research can be connected.
Culture including behavioral culture, conceptual culture, and material culture can be connected. Anthropology including particular groups, human geography, human ecology, physical anthropology, demography, and social foundations can be connected.
Personal studies including biography, psychology, and the human body can be connected.
Science including biology, earth science, astronomy, chemistry, and physics can be connected.
Created 27 Apr 2013 Last updated 8 Jan 2018