“The Road to Mecca” is a book written by Muhammad Asad, who was a journalist, Islamic scholar, and diplomat from Austria. He converted to Islam and later became one of the most influential Islamic scholars of the 20th century. “The Road to Mecca” is a memoir that documents his journey from his early years as a young journalist in Europe to his travels in the Muslim world and his eventual embrace of Islam. The book provides a personal perspective on Islam and its impact on Asad’s life and spiritual development. It is widely regarded as a classic in the genre of Islamic literature and is considered a must-read for those interested in understanding the spiritual and intellectual journey of a modern Muslim.