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Title The hidden treasures of Timbuktu : historic city of Islamic Africa / John O. Hunwick and Alida Jay Boye ; photography by Joseph Hunwick.
Publication Info. London : Thames & Hudson, 2008.

Location Call No. Status Notes
 Purdy-Kresge Library Oversize  DT 551.9 .T55 H86 2008    CHECKED IN
Description 175 p. : col. ill. ; 33 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 162-164) and index.
Contents Plates I: The setting -- Timbuktu: where the camel meets the canoe -- Plates II: Portraits -- Timbuktu: a sanctuary for scholars -- Plates III: Manuscripts -- Timbuktu: scholars and libraries past and present.
Subject Tombouctou (Mali) -- Antiquities.
Tombouctou (Mali) -- Civilization.
Tombouctou (Mali) -- Description and travel.
Added Author Boye, Alida Jay.
ISBN 9780500514214 (hbk.)
0500514216 (hbk.)
OCLC # 227016317
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