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Sahara.

Author: Jane Lewis; George Tombs; Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
Publisher: Toronto, Ont. : CBC Ideas, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English
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For Westerners, the Sahara is a forbidding place where explorers and adventurers test their mettle. But the desert is full of surprises. George Tombs travels from Nouakchott to Timbuktu, visiting Moors and their former slaves, Berbers, Dogon, Arabs and Tuaregs. He encounters scientists, nomads, holy men, and a team restoring the ancient manuscripts of Timbuktu.
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Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Lewis; George Tombs; Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
OCLC Number: 720822944
Notes: Title from label on disc.
"November 3, 10 & 17, 2004."
Credits: Produced by: Jane Lewis.
Written by: George Tombs.
Event notes: Originally broadcast: 3, 10, 17-Nov-04.
Description: 3 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Titles: Ideas (Radio program)

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For Westerners, the Sahara is a forbidding place where explorers and adventurers test their mettle. But the desert is full of surprises. George Tombs travels from Nouakchott to Timbuktu, visiting Moors and their former slaves, Berbers, Dogon, Arabs and Tuaregs. He encounters scientists, nomads, holy men, and a team restoring the ancient manuscripts of Timbuktu.

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