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Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah (Vol1-3) - An Intriguing Glance into the Heart of Holiest Places of Islam - cover

Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah (Vol1-3) - An Intriguing Glance into the Heart of Holiest Places of Islam

Richard Francis Burton

Publisher: e-artnow

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Summary

"I have entitled this account of my summer's tour through Al-Hijaz, a Personal Narrative, and I have laboured to make its nature correspond with its name, simply because "it is the personal that interests mankind." Many may not follow my example."
Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccahis the first detailed and informative account of hajj pilgrimage from the eyes of a western explorer and ethnographer. Spread over 3 volumes it is a well-documented journey to Mecca in disguise and provides a thorough insight into the lives and customs of the Arab world. 
CONTENTS
Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah (In 3 Vols.)
Biography and Further Readings:
Life of Sir Richard Burton by Thomas Wright
Romance of Isabel Lady Burton: The Story of Her Life (Vol.1&2)
Arabian Society in the Middle Ages
Behind the Veil in Persia and Turkish Arabia

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