- Author : Joshua Hammer
- Release Date : 19 April 2016
- Publisher : Simon and Schuster
- Genre : Biography & Autobiography
- Pages : 278 pages
- ISBN 13 : 9781476777405
Download or read book entitled The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu by author: Joshua Hammer which was release on 19 April 2016 and published by Simon and Schuster with total page 278 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Describes how a group of Timbuktu librarians enacted a daring plan to smuggle the city's great collection of rare Islamic manuscripts away from the threat of destruction at the hands of Al Qaeda militants to the safety of southern Mali.