The Adventures of Ibn Battuta, a Muslim Traveller of the Fourteenth Century

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University of California Press, 1 jan. 1986 - 357 pagina's
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Ross Dunn here recounts the great traveler's remarkable career, interpreting it within the cultural and social context of Islamic society and giving the reader both a biography of an extraordinary personality and a study of the hemispheric dimensions of human interchange in medieval times.
  

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Review: The Adventures of Ibn Battuta: A Muslim Traveler of the Fourteenth Century, Revised Edition, with a New Preface

Gebruikersrecensie  - Austin - Goodreads

A clear study of Ibn Battuta's travelogue for the non-specialist. It's most accurate to call it an abridgement of the travels with commentary, with context about the medieval world of the time. The ... Volledige recensie lezen

Review: The Adventures of Ibn Battuta: A Muslim Traveler of the Fourteenth Century, Revised Edition, with a New Preface

Gebruikersrecensie  - Liza - Goodreads

Rather dry. I'll wait for the historical fiction version of the tales of this fascinating traveler. Volledige recensie lezen

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Over de auteur (1986)

Ross E. Dunn is Professor of History at San Diego State UnivRoss E. Dunn is Professor of History at San Diego State University. ersity.

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