The Road to Mecca


Part travelogue, part autobiography, "The Road to Mecca" is the compelling story of a Western journalist and adventurer who converted to Islam in the early twentieth century. A spiritual and literary counterpart of Wilfred Thesiger and a contemporary of Lawrence, Muhammad Asad journeyed around the Middle East, Afghanistan and India. This is an account of Asad's adventures in Arabia, his inner awakening, and his relationships with nomads and royalty alike, set in the wake of the First World War. It can be read on many levels ...

Road to Mecca 2000, Fons Vitae

ISBN-13: 9781887752374

5th Eighth Edition, Eighth edition

Trade paperback

The Road to Mecca 1998, Muslim Academic Trust, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781902350004