Sea of Reads

Peripatetic, itinerant, eclectic musings about books, politics, history, language, culture, and anything else that interests me.

The Great Book Escape

This article, about a massive, and largely successful, effort in Mali to save hundreds of thousands of priceless, irreplaceable manuscripts dating from the 12th to the 16th centuries from invading Islamist jihadis, is a must-read.

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This entry was posted on April 24, 2014 by in Book Activism.
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