Talk by Bilal Ghalib
The wonders of Bukhour and its impact on the Arab World
This presentation explores the science behind scents in the Middle East in general, and “Bukhur” in specific. It focuses on its economy, culture, and chemistry.
Sources & Future References
- Mecca Trade, Spices of Araby, Classical Spice Trade by Patricia Crone.
- Perfumes and Cosmetics in the Ancient World Dayagi-Mendels, Michal, 1993.
- Inside Arabia Felix
- The Ancient Perfume Route
- The Story of Frankincense
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