Contradicting The Popular Notion That African History Survived Only Through The Oral Tradition, This Collection Of Essays Examines The Rich Legacy Of Written History On The Continent, Specifically In Timbuktu It Brings Together Articles Written By A Number Of Leading International Scholars From Europe, The United States, And Several African Countries, Covering A Wide Range Of Areas In The Study Of Timbuktu, From Archaeology And Literature To The Intellectual Life, Libraries, And Private Collections In Timbuktu And West Africa.
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- 376 pages
- The Meanings of Timbuktu
- Souleymane Bachir Diagne
- 15 August 2019 Souleymane Bachir Diagne