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Author Hammer, Joshua, 1957-

Title The bad-ass librarians of Timbuktu : and their race to save the world's most precious manuscripts / Joshua Hammer.

Publication Info. New York : Simon & Schuster, 2016.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Non-Fiction  025.8 Ham    ---  Available
Edition First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Description 278 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-263) and index.
Source B&T 4.2016 PARS
Subject Libraries -- Destruction and pillage -- Mali -- Tombouctou.
Manuscripts, Arabic -- Mali -- Tombouctou.
Cultural property -- Protection -- Mali.
Mali -- History -- Tuareg Rebellion, 2012- -- Destruction and pillage.
Centre de documentation et de recherches "Ahmed Baba."
Islamic learning and scholarship -- Mali -- Tombouctou.
Librarians -- Mali -- Tombouctou.
ISBN 9781476777405

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