THIS OLD HOUSE...OF SAUD
Anthony Cordesman of the Center for Strategic and International Studies has posted a 160 page work in progress on Saudi Arabian national security problems
and socioeconomic challenges in the context of the War on Terror.
I have not yet done more than skim this paper and while I don't expect any unconventional or radical recommendations from CSIS this paper does represent some very recent data on the Saudis, their capabilities, inclinations and strategic options. Foreign policy and MENA buffs will want to peruse it.