Born circa 1890. Egyptian historian and journalist.
Said is the author of several important works on the history of the Arab national liberation movement, works written from a patriotic standpoint and distinguished by their wealth of detail.
WORKSIn Russian translation:
Velikoe arabskoe vosstanie. Moscow, 1940. (Abridged Russian translation of the book al-Thawrah al-Arabiyah al-kubra, parts 1–3, Cairo, 1933–34.)
Vosstaniia arabov v XX veke. Moscow, 1964.