The Adventures of Ibn Battuta (Paperback)

A Muslim Traveler of the Fourteenth Century, With a New Preface

By Ross E. Dunn

University of California Press, 9780520272927, 384pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 2012

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Description

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.


About the Author

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