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One Thousand Roads to Mecca, Ten Centuries of Writing about the Pilgrimage to Mecca

One Thousand Roads to Mecca, Ten Centuries of Writing about the Pilgrimage to Mecca

by Michael Wolfe

  • TRAVEL NARRATIVE
  • 1999
  • PAPER
  • 620 PAGES

An American convert to Islam, Wolfe combed the large volume of literature of the Hadj to compile this diverse and fascinating anthology of writings over the centuries. The result is an excellent introduction to the culture, religion, people and philosophy of Islam. Wolfe also wrote an account of his own journey entitled "The Hadj, an American's Pilgrimage to Mecca."  (ARB02, $20.00)


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