Beyond Timbuktu : an intellectual history of Muslim West Africa

"By 2013, many people worldwide had heard about Timbuktu as a center of learning where thousands of Arabic manuscripts are preserved, some of which were destroyed by fanatics during the French counteroffensive to halt the expansion of Islamists in Mali. But few people know that Timbuktu was onl...

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Main Author: Kane, Ousmane
Language: English
Published: Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 2016.

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Call Number: DT474 5 KAN 2016
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0000021124 Open Collection Book AVAILABLE