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The Book Smugglers of Timbuktu: The Quest for This Storied City and the Race to Save its Treasures
Two tales of a city: The historical race to reach one of the world’s most mythologized places, and the story of how a contemporary band of archivists and librarians, fighting to save its ancient manuscripts from destruction at the hands of al Qaeda, added another layer to the legend.
ISBN 13: 9780008126650 | ISBN 10: 0008126658
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