Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900

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 The innocents abroad
(2,751 words)


Samuel Langhorne Clemens

Date: 1869

Original Language: English


The innocents abroad is a 651-page humorous travelogue that narrates Mark Twain’s experiences on an 1867 Mediterranean  cruise with a group of devout American Protestant pilgrims. Its full title is The innocents abroad, or, The new pilgrims’ progress: being some account of the Steamship Quaker City’s pleasure excursion to Europe and the Holy Land: with descriptions of countries, nations,…

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Mabie, Joshua, “ The innocents abroad”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 October 2019 <>

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