Two Arabic Travel Books Accounts of China and India and Mission to the Volga

Publisher: New York University Press Place of Publication: USA Date of Publication: 2014 Author: Abu Zayd Al-Sirafi 2nd Author: Ibn Fadlan

Together, the stories in Two Arabic Travel Books illuminate a vibrant world of diversity during the heyday of the Abassid empire, narrated with as much curiosity and zeal as they were perceived by their observant beholders.