Meetings with Remarkable Muslims: A Collection of Travel Writing.

Author:Rhodes, Fred
Position:Brief article - Book review

MEETINGS WITH REMARKABLE MUSLIMS A COLLECTION OF TRAVEL WRITING Edited by Barnaby Rogerson & Rose Baring published by Eland ISBN 0 907871 64 X price 18.99 [pounds sterling] hardback

Throwing a bridge across the cultural divide, Meetings with Remarkable Muslims is a collection of travel writing and personal reminiscences celebrating friendship and the chance encounters that unexpectedly enrich our lives. It draws together a world which stretches from Morocco in the west to India in the east, which shows the variety of the modern Islamic world, conveying the diversity and humanity of Muslims with style and grace, and the way in which it continues to inspire, bemuse and enrich...

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