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Posing as a wandering dervish, Burton gained admittance to the holy Kaabah and to the tomb of the prophet at Medina and participated in all the rituals of the Hadj (pilgrimage). A treasury of material on Arab life, beliefs, manners and morals, and more. Volume Two concludes with eight appendices and an index with thousands of terms.

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Great travel classic by remarkably colorful personality. Burton, disguised as a Moroccan, visited sacred shrines of Islam, narrowly escaping death. 47 illustrations.

Synopsis:

Posing as a wandering dervish, Burton gained admittance to the holy Kaabah and to the tomb of the prophet at Medina and participated in all the rituals of the Hadj (pilgrimage).

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486212180
Author:
Burton, Richard Francis
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Burton, Richard Francis
Author:
Burton, Richard
Subject:
General
Subject:
Description and travel
Subject:
Adventure
Subject:
Middle East - General
Subject:
Pilgrims and pilgrimages
Subject:
Arabian peninsula
Subject:
Middle East - Saudi Arabia
Subject:
Special Interest - Adventure
Subject:
Mecca
Subject:
Medina
Subject:
Hadj
Subject:
World History-Middle East
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah
Series Volume:
2
Publication Date:
20111131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
528
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 1.3 lb

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"Synopsis" by , Great travel classic by remarkably colorful personality. Burton, disguised as a Moroccan, visited sacred shrines of Islam, narrowly escaping death. 47 illustrations.
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Posing as a wandering dervish, Burton gained admittance to the holy Kaabah and to the tomb of the prophet at Medina and participated in all the rituals of the Hadj (pilgrimage).
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