Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah — Volume 1 - Richard Francis Burton

Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah — Volume 1

By Richard Francis Burton

  • Release Date: 1890-01-01
  • Genre: Essays & Memoirs
  • Size: 411.72 KB

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This book tells of how Burton made the Hajj, or pilgrimage to Mecca, in disguise. A thoroughly dangerous undertaking as any Non-Muslims entering the holy cities would likely have been killed if discovered. Burton tells his story with an eye for detail and a great sense of humour.

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