Journey to Mecca : in the footsteps of Ibn Battuta
(DVD)

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Published
[United States] : National Geographic, c2009.
ISBN
9781426299582, 1426299583
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (45 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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Published
[United States] : National Geographic, c2009.
Format
DVD
Language
English
ISBN
9781426299582, 1426299583
UPC
727994754442

Notes

General Note
Title from container.
General Note
Originally produced for National Geographic in 2009.
General Note
Includes special features.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Matthew Williams ; directors of photography, Mecca, Ghasem Ebrahimian, Afshin Javadi, Rafey Mahmood ; editor, Jean-Marie Drot ; music, Michael Brook.
Participants/Performers
Narrator, Ben Kingsley.
Description
The amazing story of Ibn Battuta, the greatest explorer of the Old World, following his first pilgrimage between 1325 and 1326 from Tangier to Mecca. His perilous journey resonates with adventure while presenting an unforgettable picture of Islamic civilization during the 14th century, culminating with Ibn Battuta's first Hajj. The story is book-ended by a close-up look at the contemporary Hajj, a pilgrimage to Mecca that draws three million Muslims from around the world.
System Details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1; region 1; widescreen.
Language
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Awards
Winner Best Dramatic Short at 43rd annual Houston International Film Festival, 2010

Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Kingsley, B. (2009). Journey to Mecca: in the footsteps of Ibn Battuta . National Geographic.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Kingsley, Ben, 1943-. 2009. Journey to Mecca: In the Footsteps of Ibn Battuta. National Geographic.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Kingsley, Ben, 1943-. Journey to Mecca: In the Footsteps of Ibn Battuta National Geographic, 2009.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Kingsley, Ben. Journey to Mecca: In the Footsteps of Ibn Battuta National Geographic, 2009.

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