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ERIC Number: EJ208888
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1977-Jun
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The University of Sankore at Timbuctoo: A Neglected Achievement in Black Intellectual History.
Clarke, John Henrik
Western Journal of Black Studies, v1 n2 p142-46 Jun 1977
From the fourteenth through the sixteenth centuries, the University of Sankore at Timbuctoo was the intellectual center of Africa. The life of Ahmed Baba, last chancellor of the university, is an example of the range and depth of West African intellectual activity before the colonial era. (Author/MC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Mali