The Hadj: An American Pilgrimage to Mecca
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BeschreibungA convert to Islam describes his pilgrimage to Mecca, recounting his preparations for the trip, the significance of the pilgrimage, and his journey across Muslim North Africa.
PortraitMichael Wolfe is the author of eleven books of poetry, fiction, and travel. In 1990, he made the pilgrimage to Mecca and subsequently wrote two books on the subject, "The Hadj: An American's Pilgrimage to Mecca" and "One Thousand Roads to Mecca: Ten Centuries of Travelers Writing about the Muslim Pilgrimage." For 15 years he was the publisher of Tombouctou Books. He is currently Co-Executive Producer and President of Unity Productions Foundation, a nonprofit media company that produces documentary films for television.
Pressestimmen"Wolfe has perhaps provided the clearest statement of an American Muslim since Malcolm X."
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: GROVE/ATLANTIC INC
Erscheinungsdatum: September 1998
Seitenanzahl: 352 Seiten