... that slavery in Saudi Arabia was only abolished in 1962 ?
(info from Bernard Lewis' fascinating book 'The Crisis of Islam', which I devoured over the weekend - and very tasty it was, too)
"Things fall apart, the centre cannot hold" - W.B. Yeats. "We're doomed !" - Private Frazer. "Like scrolling through a decade's worth of Daily Mail editorials in 20 minutes" - TheLoonyFromCatford