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The adventures of Ibn Battuta, a Muslim traveler of the 14th century

Author: Ross E Dunn
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, 1989, ©1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Manuscript : State or province government publication   Archival Material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Ibn Batuta; Ibn Batuta
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, Manuscript, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Ross E Dunn
ISBN: 0520057716 9780520057715 0520067436 9780520067431
OCLC Number: 462799907
Notes: "First paperback printing 1989"--Title page verso.
Description: xvi, 357 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
Contents: LIst of MapsPrefaceAcknowledgementsThe Muslim CalendarA Note on MoneyList of Abbreviations Used in FootnotesIntroduction1. Tangier2. The Maghrib3. The Mamluks4. Mecca5. Persia and Iraq6. The Arabian Sea7. Anatolia8. The Steppe9. Delhi10. Malabar and the Maladives11. China12. Home13. Mali14. The RihlaGlossaryBibliographyIndex
Responsibility: Ross E. Dunn.
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"Professor Dunn's book is based on Ibn Battuta's own writings. . . . and provides a commentary on the society and places which he visited, making admirable use of the great increase of our knowledge Read more...

 
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