Moroccan saints and their shrines

The veneration of saints and their tombs is a global practice across many distinct faiths. In the Islamic world, it takes on a special character and importance in the northwest African nation of Morocco.
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William J. Hamblin is Professor of History at Brigham Young University,
 specializing in the ancient and medieval Near East. His first novel The Book of Malchus, (co-
authored with Neil Newell) was published in 2010.