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" Arafat. In former times, when the strength of the Syrian and Egyptian caravans happened to be nearly balanced, bloody affrays took place here almost every year betweenthem, each party endeavouring to outrun and to carry its "
Travels in Arabia: Comprehending an Account of Those Territories in Hadjaz ... - Page 35
by John Lewis Burckhardt - 1829
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Travels in Arabia: Comprehending an Account of Those Territories ..., Volume 2

John Lewis Burckhardt - Arabian Peninsula - 1829
...pace on this occasion ; and many persons make it a complete race, called by the Arabs, Ad'daja min Arafat. In former times, when the strength of the...each party endeavouring to outrun and to carry its tnahmal in advance of the other. The same happened when the mahmals approached the platform at the...
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A System of Geography, Popular and Scientific: Or A Physical ..., Volume 4

James Bell - Geography - 1832
...occasion ; and many persons make it A complete rac«, called by the Arabs, Ad 1 dafa min Arafat. lu former times, when the strength of the Syrian and...balanced, bloody affrays took place here almost every year between them, each party endeavouring to out-run and to carry its mahinal in advance of the other....
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A System of Geography, Popular and Scientific: Or A Physical, Political, and ...

James Bell - Geography - 1832
...and many persons make It a complete race, called by the Arabs, A<f dafa min Arafat. In former time», when the strength of the Syrian and Egyptian caravans...balanced, bloody affrays took place here almost every year between them, each party endeavouring to out-run and to carry it« makmal in advance of the other....
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The Museum of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art: 1829, Volume 14

Robert Walsh, Eliakim Littell, John Jay Smith - 1829
...thousand hadjys, sitting on their camels below, were provided, bore some resemblance to a verdant plain. strength of the Syrian and Egyptian caravans happened...balanced, bloody affrays took place here almost every year between them, each party endeavouring to out-run and to carry its makmal in advance of the other The...
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The Museum of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art: 1829, Volume 14

Robert Walsh, Eliakim Littell, John Jay Smith - 1829
...were provided, bore some resemblance to a verdant plain. strength of the Syrian and Egyptian caravan , happened to be nearly balanced, bloody affrays took place here almost every year between them, each party endeavouring to out-run and to carry its maiimal in advance of the other....
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One Thousand Roads to Mecca: Ten Centuries of Travelers Writing about the ...

Michael Wolfe - History - 1997 - 620 pages
...pace on this occasion, and many persons make it a complete race, called by the Arabs, the Rush from Arafat. In former times, when the strength of the...balanced, bloody affrays took place here almost every year between them, each party endeavouring to outrun and to carry its mahmal in advance ot the other. The...
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