Zigzag Journeys in the Camel Country.  Samuel Marinus Zwemer

Zigzag Journeys in the Camel Country

By Amy E. Zwemer, Samuel Marinus Zwemer

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Synopsis

In 'Zigzag Journeys in the Camel Country,' Amy E. Zwemer offers readers a vivid portrayal of Arabian landscapes and culture through a tapestry of narrative and visual storytelling. The book intertwines the expertise of the co-writer Samuel Marinus Zwemer and Amy's keen observations, delivering a detailed pictorial journey through the Arabian Peninsula. It merges the rich tradition of travel literature with a nuanced appreciation for the cultural and geographical complexities of the region. Zigzagging through the undulating sands of literary style, it assumes a tone that is as informative as it is engaging, effectively inviting readers to traverse the arid plains and bustling centers of Arab society at the time of writing. Amy E. Zwemer, together with her co-author Samuel M. Zwemer, brings unique insight into 'Zigzag Journeys in the Camel Country' borne of their personal experiences in the field. Samuel, a well-known missionary and Islamic scholar, dubbed 'The Apostle to Islam,' and Amy, his adventurous and astute partner, both spent a considerable portion of their lives immersed in Arabian culture. Their combined experiences fuel the authenticity and depth of the narrative, offering a window into Arabia that is both educational and steeped in genuine familiarity with the milieu they describe. 'Zigzag Journeys in the Camel Country' is a must-read for anyone interested in the historical and cultural fabric of the Arabian Peninsula. It delivers not just an adventure through the pages but also a scholarly exploration of a land that has been at the crossroads of civilizations for centuries. Suitable for students of Middle Eastern studies, armchair travelers, and readers with a penchant for cultural histories, this book promises to enrich one's knowledge and appreciation of an oft-misunderstood region with grace, respect, and detail.

Samuel Marinus Zwemer

  • Publisher:
  • DigiCat
  • ISBN:
  • 8596547333197
  • Language:
  • Inglés
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  • Published:
  • December 26, 2021
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