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

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

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The bad-ass librarians of Timbuktu : and their race to save the world's most precious manuscripts
Title
The bad-ass librarians of Timbuktu
Title remainder
and their race to save the world's most precious manuscripts
Statement of responsibility
Joshua Hammer
Title variation
bad-ass librarians of Timbuktu
Title variation remainder
and their race to save the worlds most precious manuscripts
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes how an average, mild-mannered archivist and historian became an expert smuggler when she organized a dangerous operation to sneak 350,000 precious manuscripts out of Timbuktu in the face of the 2012 al Qaeda takeover
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10485806
Cataloging source
DLC
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1957-
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Hammer, Joshua
Dewey number
966.23
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Centre de documentation et de recherches "Ahmed Baba."
  • Libraries
  • Manuscripts, Arabic
  • Cultural property
  • Islamic learning and scholarship
  • Librarians
  • Mali
Target audience
adult
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and their race to save the world's most precious manuscripts
Label
The bad-ass librarians of Timbuktu : and their race to save the world's most precious manuscripts, Joshua Hammer
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Publication
Copyright
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000057186052
Extent
278 pages ; 20 cm.
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781476777405
Lccn
2016011454
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)943636929
Label
The bad-ass librarians of Timbuktu : and their race to save the world's most precious manuscripts, Joshua Hammer
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000057186052
Extent
278 pages ; 20 cm.
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781476777405
Lccn
2016011454
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)943636929

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