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Volume 23, Number 3 May/June 1972

In This Issue

May/June 1972
Al-Jawf Holds A Fair
Photographed by Khalil Abou El Nasr

"There aren't many places in the world where you can still see well over 100 camels racing across the desert... Al-Jawf is one..."

Atlantis: Legend Lives On
Written by Arturo F. Gonzalez
Illustrated by Penny Williams-Yaqub

Where is the lost continent? In the Azores? Off Ceylon? In the North Atlantic? At the headwaters of the Amazon? Or at the bottom of the Mediterranean?

Festival at Baalbek
Photographed by Robert Azzi

What is it? It's Ella at her best. The Bolshoi in living color. The Krakow in perfect pitch. And Rome in all its grandeur.

Knight of The Dead Stones
Written by Helen Gibson

For 60 years Sir Keppel Archibald Cameron Creswell has studied, drawn and catalogued nearly every mosque and monument in the Middle East.

The Old Men of The Mountain
Photographed by Nicholas Kourides

"... the men of the mountain whose faces have been molded and weathered into seamed reflections of the mountains that... nourished Gibran's writings."

A Yellow Submarine
Photographed by Burnett H. Moody

In dark green depths, a strange fish swims along undersea pipelines testing joints and coatings that guard the waters of the Gulf from the dangers of leaks and pollution.