In the Land of the Waqwaq Tree

Posted on by Jonathan Beckman

Travis Zadeh’s Wonders and Rarities is a wide-ranging and enchanting study of Zakariyya’ al-Qazwini, a 13th-century Iranian cosmographer and geographer. Zadeh acknowledges numerous scholars at the back of the book and concludes with a note about his own inspirational visits to India, where the Western Ghats have been a source of rejuvenation, where wisps of […]

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