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The Resource The trans-Saharan book trade : manuscript culture, Arabic literacy, and intellectual history in Muslim Africa, edited by Graziano Krätli, Ghislaine Lydon, (electronic resource)

The trans-Saharan book trade : manuscript culture, Arabic literacy, and intellectual history in Muslim Africa, edited by Graziano Krätli, Ghislaine Lydon, (electronic resource)

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The trans-Saharan book trade : manuscript culture, Arabic literacy, and intellectual history in Muslim Africa
Title
The trans-Saharan book trade
Title remainder
manuscript culture, Arabic literacy, and intellectual history in Muslim Africa
Statement of responsibility
edited by Graziano Krätli, Ghislaine Lydon
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Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • Library of the written word,
  • Library of the written word. The manuscript world
Series volume
  • v. 8
  • v. 3
The trans-Saharan book trade : manuscript culture, Arabic literacy, and intellectual history in Muslim Africa, edited by Graziano Krätli, Ghislaine Lydon, (electronic resource)
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The trans-Saharan book trade : manuscript culture, Arabic literacy, and intellectual history in Muslim Africa, edited by Graziano Krätli, Ghislaine Lydon, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
A historic geography of the trans-Saharan trade / Eric Ross -- A thirst for knowledge : Arabic literacy, writing paper, and Saharan bibliophiles in Southwestern Sahara / Ghislaine Lydon -- The paper trade of Egypt and the Sudan in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries and its re-export to the Bilad as-Sudan / Terence Walz -- The historic "core curriculum" and the book market in Islamic West Africa / Bruce S. Hall and Charles C. Stewart -- The book and the nature of knowledge in Muslim Northern Nigeria, 1457-2007 / Murray Last -- Literary culture and Arabic manuscripts in 19th-century Ilorin / Stefan Reichmuth -- An overview of major manuscript libraries in Timbuktu / Abdel Kader Haidara -- Information and communication technologies for the preservation and valorization of manuscript collections in Morocco / Said Ennahid -- Coming to terms with tradition : manuscript conservation in contemporary Algeria / Judith Scheele -- Camel to kilobytes : preserving the cultural heritage of the trans-Saharan book trade / Graziano Krätli
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Extent
xii, 422 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote

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