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Some of my impression about the manuscript:
*** There is good raw research in it, but the book needs to be re-written to be a helpful and compelling read for westerners. Also, the book lacks introductory and explanatory sentences to introduce and connect concepts. It’s also hard to follow given the way that’s it’s organized and drafted.

The authors speak from the heart, for this reason, the text reads emotionally and not impartially

Books most helpful on the topic are those that are straightforward, contain simple guidance and/or supplication, as well as a high level explanation of the origin and practices of Hajj, and sensible advice about some of the practical hardships in doing Hajj (lack of organization in Saudi Arabia, preparing physically for walking long distances, being extremely patient, preparing mentally for the tremendous crowds and delays, the poor bathroom facilities, etc.). A proper edit ...

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