Publisher/Manufacturer: National Geographic, NGHT LLC (2011) Product specifications: DVD, English, Dolby 5.1, English Subtitles, Widescreen Version, 45 minutes Item type: DVD
Released originally in IMAX theaters, Journey to Mecca is an IMAX® dramatic and documentary feature that tells 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.
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