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Journey to Timbooktu

An African-American Poetic Odyssey

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Published by Sadorian Pubns in USA .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL26751300M
ISBN 109780971814806

  The most famous chronicle in this period was the Tarikh-as-Sudan, or the History of the Sudan, written in by Timbuktu's most illustrious historian 'Abd ar-Rahman as-Sa'di. Timbuktu lives on. Get this from a library! The cruelest journey: miles to Timbuktu. [Kira Salak] -- "At the age of thirty-two, Kira Salak is already an adventurer with a long history of seeking impossible challenges. Here she documents her most ambitious journey yet: six hundred unforgiving miles.

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  Imagine a city in 16th century West Africa where thousands of Black African students pondered over the latest ideas in science, mathematics, and medicine. A fabled town in the middle of the. I know there is no turning back now. The journey to Timbuktu binds me, it kidnaps and drugs me. It deceives me with images of the end, reached at long last. The late afternoon sun settles complacently over the hills to the west. Paddling becomes a sort of meditation now, a gentle trespassing over a river that slumbers.


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After traveling for eight or nine days he arrived at a town called Sijilmasa on the Oasis of Tafilalt. This was the last outpost before crossing the vast Sahara Desert. Here he spent four months waiting for the winter season when the great caravans could cross.