Sunday, 28 April 2013

Ibn Battuta's Rihla (1304-1377) and French African Hajj 1946-1958

Between Empire, Umma, and the Muslim Third World: The French Union and African Pilgrims to Mecca, 1946–1958
by Baz Lecocq

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Ibn Battuta - Rihla - Journey to Makkah:

Ibn Battuta Documentary

Ibn Battuta's Rihla - World Digital Library

My Rihla - Bruce Sterling

The Travels of Ibn Battuta

S. Firth. New Guinea under the Germans (1983)