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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)

Label
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
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Krätli, Graziano
  • Lydon, Ghislaine
  • ebrary, Inc
Series statement
  • Library of the written word,
  • Library of the written word. The manuscript world
Series volume
  • v. 8
  • v. 3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Manuscripts, Arabic
  • Manuscripts
  • Codicology
  • Book industries and trade
  • Islamic learning and scholarship
  • Sahara
Label
The trans-Saharan book trade : manuscript culture, Arabic literacy, and intellectual history in Muslim Africa, edited by Graziano Krätli, Ghislaine Lydon, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
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
Control code
ebr10476248
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 422 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill., maps
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)738433285
Label
The trans-Saharan book trade : manuscript culture, Arabic literacy, and intellectual history in Muslim Africa, edited by Graziano Krätli, Ghislaine Lydon, (electronic resource)
Publication
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
Control code
ebr10476248
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 422 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill., maps
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)738433285

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