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Auntie's is pleased to have new folks join in! Help us discuss Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu by Joshua Hammer.

 

 

Event date: 
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Event address: 
The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu and Their Race to Save the World's Most Precious Manuscripts Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781476777412
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster - April 4th, 2017

To save ancient Arabic texts from Al Qaeda, a band of librarians pulls off a brazen heist worthy of Ocean's Eleven in this "fast-paced narrative that is...part intellectual history, part geopolitical tract, and part out-and-out thriller" (The Washington Post).