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TITLEThe Excellency of Mt. Carmel
AUTHOR 1George Napier Whittingham
TITLE_PARENTThe Home of Fadeless Splendour: The Diary of a Pilgrimage to Palestine
PUB_THISHutchinson & Co.
ABSTRACTChapter 10, "The Excellency of Mt. Carmel," describes the author's visit to Haifa and gives an overview of the Bahá'í Faith.
NOTES This entire book is online in a variety of formats at Also available as a Microsoft Word document. Another version of this book seems to have a slightly-expanded version of this section, and the pagination change 233-238.

The original book included a full-page photograph of Abdu'l-Bahá receiving the insignia of knighthood, which can be seen at

Though the Table of Contents includes "Visit to Abdul Baha Abbas," p. 224 notes that "the opportunity did not arise."

This book has a foreword by, and is dedicated to, Wellesley Tudor Pole (1917).

TAGSHaifa, Israel; Introductory; Mount Carmel, Israel

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