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The Hajj : the Muslim pilgrimage to Mecca and the holy places

Author: F E Peters
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st pbk. ed. and 2nd printView all editions and formats
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Among the duties God imposes upon every Muslim capable of doing so is a pilgrimage to the holy places in and around Mecca in Arabia. By collecting the firsthand accounts of these travelers and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: F E Peters
ISBN: 069102619X 9780691026190
OCLC Number: 35013034
Awards: Short-listed for Choice's Outstanding Academic Books 1994 (United States)
Description: xxiv, 399 pages, [14] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: Origins --
Mecca and the Ways Thither --
The Medieval Hajj --
Under New Auspices --
Through European Eyes: Holy City and Hajj in the Nineteenth Century --
Steamships and Cholera: The Hajj in Modern Times --
The Great War and After
Responsibility: F.E. Peters.

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