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Title The art of Hajj / Venetia Porter.
Publication Info. Northampton, Mass. : Interlink Books, 2012.
Edition 1st American ed.

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 Purdy-Kresge Library  BP 187.3 .P67 2012    CHECKED IN
Description 96 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. map ; 19 cm.
Note Published as a companion to the exhibition Hajj: journey to the heart of Islam, held at the British Museum, 26 January to 15 April 2012.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 95).
Summary A visual exploration of the annual spiritual pilgrimage offers a array of objects and images created from the seventh to the twenty-first centuries, including illuminated manuscripts, wall paintings, textiles, decorative tiles, and metalwork.
Subject Muslim pilgrims and pilgrimages -- Saudi Arabia -- Mecca -- Art.
Pillars of Islam -- Art.
Islamic art.
Added Title Bridging Cultures Muslim Journeys (NEH).
ISBN 9781566568845 (pbk.) : $16.95
1566568846 (pbk.) : $16.95
OCLC # mjc2012015369
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