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Travels in Arabia Deserta: Selected Passages

Travels in Arabia Deserta: Selected Passages

by Charles M. Doughty
     
 

This excellent selection is ideally suited to a wide audience of general readers. Written after the author had spent two years wandering among the Bedouin nomads, the remarkable book describes Doughty's attempt to reach Mecca, his endurance of extraordinary hardships, and his first-hand observations of Arab life and culture in the 1870s.

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This excellent selection is ideally suited to a wide audience of general readers. Written after the author had spent two years wandering among the Bedouin nomads, the remarkable book describes Doughty's attempt to reach Mecca, his endurance of extraordinary hardships, and his first-hand observations of Arab life and culture in the 1870s.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486431581
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
10/16/2003
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)

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