Among the Believers: An Islamic Journey

Category: Book
By (author): Naipaul, V.S.
Subject:  TRAVEL / Asia / General
  TRAVEL / Essays & Travelogues
  TRAVEL / Middle East / General
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Published: July 1982
Format: Book-paperback
Pages: 448
Size: 7.95in x 5.12in x 1.00in
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Additional Notes

From The Publisher*Naipaul's controversial account of his travels through the Islamic world was hailed by The New Republic as "the most notable work on contemporary Islam to have appeared in a very long time."
Biographical NoteV. S. Naipaul was born in Trinidad in 1932. He went to England on a scholarship in 1950. After four years at Oxford he began to write, and since then he has followed no other profession. He is the author of more than twenty books of fiction and nonfiction and the recipient of numerous honors, including the Nobel Prize in 2001, the Booker Prize in 1971, and a knighthood for services to literature in 1990. He lives in Wiltshire, England.