Memoirs of a Dervish: Sufis, Mystics and the Sixties by Robert Irwin

Memoirs of a Dervish: Sufis, Mystics and the Sixties

Robert Irwin

239 pages first pub 2011 (editions)

nonfiction autobiography adventurous informative reflective slow-paced

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"This is a brilliant, free-ranging, mind-enhancing, life-cautioning book."—The IndependentIn the summer of 1964 Robert Irwin set off for Algeria in search of Sufi enlightenment. There he entered a world of marvels and ecstasy, converted to Islam, ...

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