PBS NewsHour Ancient Manuscripts May Be Among Casualties of Mali Conflict
Ancient Manuscripts May Be Among Casualties of Malian Islamist Conflict Details
Program: PBS NewsHour
Episode: Ancient Manuscripts May Be Among Casualties of Mali Conflict
The city of Timbuktu has suffered extensive damage at the hands of Islamic rebels, including destruction of ancient manuscripts and other artifacts. We get background from special correspondent Fred de Sam Lazaro, who traveled there 10 years ago, and Jeffrey Brown talks to Mary Jane Deeb of the Library of Congress.
Premiere Date: 01/29/2013
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: E
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