A Season in Mecca: Narrative of a Pilgrimage
- Publish Date: 2006-01-13
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Abdellah Hammoudi
In 1999, the Moroccan scholar Abdellah Hammoudi decided to go on the pilgrimage to Mecca. He wanted to observe the hajj as an anthropologist but also to experience it as an ordinary pilgrim. Here is an intimate, intense, and detailed account by a subtle, learned and sympathetic writer.