A Life of Scholarship in Timbuktu
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||Blind Cat Valentine LLC.|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $50.00|
| Book Description: |
333 SAINTS: A Life of Scholarship in Timbuktu¬-a photographic book in English and French by Fulbright Scholar Alexandra Huddleston-tells a story of discovery: exploring a rich and beautiful African intellectual culture. The book takes the reader to a city that built its identity around a culture of scholarship and a love of books and learning.
Timbuktu, at the edge of the vast Sahara Desert, was little known in the West-except as a byword for the remote and exotic-until militant... More Description