IBN Battuta’s Rihla
- An early globe-trotter
- The “enjoyment of curiosities”
Write a short essay (about 250-300 words) on the following:-
Do you think Ibn Battuta’s account is useful in arriving at an understanding of life in contemporary urban centres? Give reasons for your answer.
On an outline map of the world mark the countries visited by Ibn Battuta. What are the seas that he may have crossed?