The Arabian Nights stories are some of the world's great treasures in story telling. The Arabian Nights, also know as The 1001 Nights, are told with a great sense of adventure, truth, fantasy, imagination, justice and faith, embodied by the great civilizations that contributed to making these stories what they are today. The Arabian Nights include fairy tales, fables, romances, farces, legends and parables. The tales use a sweeping variety of settings, including Baghdad, Basra,Cairo, Damascus as well as China, Greece, India, North Africa and Turkey.
The Story of the Fisherman
This story tells of a poor fisherman who escapes from a monster with his sheer intelligence.