Ibn Battuta

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Imre Solt
published on 07 February 2019

A modern portrait of Ibn Battuta, (l. 1304-1368/69 CE). Battuta was a Moroccan explorer from Tangier whose expeditions took him further than any other known traveler of his time and resulted in the work which has made him famous, The Rihla of Ibn Battuta. (From an interactive display in the Ibn Battuta Mall in Dubai, United Arab Emirates)

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