The travels of Ibn Battutah

Ibn Battutah   edited by Tim Mackintosh-Smith  

“He did not return to Morocco for another twenty-nine years, travelling instead through more than forty countries on the modern map, covering seventy-five thousand miles and getting as far north as the Volga, as far east as China and as far south as Tanzania. He wrote of his travels, and comes across as a superb ethnographer, biographer, anecdotal historian and occasional botanist and gastronome. With this edition by Mackintosh-Smith, Battuta’s Travels takes its place alongside other indestructible masterpieces of the travel-writing genre.”

Aanvullende informatie

Categorieën Reisverhalen
Landen Wereld
ISBN 9780330418799
Uitgever Picador
Editie 2003
Oorspronkelijk ca 1350/2002
Talen Engels
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