WorldCat Identities

Vieux Farka Touré (Musical group)

Works: 1 works in 4 publications in 1 language and 271 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  History  Educational films  Internet videos  Nonfiction films 
Classifications: PN1997, 966.2301
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Vieux Farka Touré (Musical group)
The Manuscripts of Timbuktu( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in French and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary demonstrates that Timbuktu was a leading cultural, economic, scientific and religious center that made a significant and lasting impact on Africa and the entire world. Featuring commentary by African sholars, and rich reenactments, the film documents that Africa had vibrant scholarly institutions and written cultures long before European intervention. It establishes the importance of preserving ancient manuscripts as an exciting and empowering legacy for Africana scholarship today
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.26 (from 0.26 for The Manusc ... to 0.26 for The Manusc ...)

French (4)