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Preservation, Digital Technology & Culture (PDT&C)

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The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu: And Their Race to Save the World’s Most Precious Manuscripts

Corrie Commisso
Published Online: 2016-08-09 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/pdtc-2016-0008

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HammerJoshua The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu: And Their Race to Save the World’s Most Precious Manuscripts New York Simon & Schuster 2016 278 pp. 978-1-4767-7740-5 978-1-4767-7743-6 $26.00

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Corrie Commisso

Corrie Commisso is a graduate student in Library and Information Science at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, with research interests in special collections and historic / cultural preservation. She currently lives and works in Dakar, Senegal, West Africa, where she is a freelance writer and graphic artist. Her article on the Timbuktu manuscripts was published in PDT&C 44.2 (2015), cited above. She may be reached at: corrie.commisso@gmail.com.


Published Online: 2016-08-09

Published in Print: 2016-07-01


Citation Information: Preservation, Digital Technology & Culture, Volume 45, Issue 2, Pages 98–100, ISSN (Online) 2195-2965, ISSN (Print) 2195-2957, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/pdtc-2016-0008.

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