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The Resource To the Moon and Timbuktu : a trek through the heart of Africa, Nina Sovich

To the Moon and Timbuktu : a trek through the heart of Africa, Nina Sovich

Label
To the Moon and Timbuktu : a trek through the heart of Africa
Title
To the Moon and Timbuktu
Title remainder
a trek through the heart of Africa
Statement of responsibility
Nina Sovich
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the author's journeys through Mali, Mauritania, and Niger, discussing the inspiration for her travels, the women who adopted her into their ranks, and her discoveries about the region's forgotten areas and future promise
Biography type
autobiography
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10188432
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
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Sovich, Nina
Dewey number
916.4040905
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DT179.5
LC item number
.S69 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sovich, Nina
  • Africa, Northwest
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a trek through the heart of Africa
Label
To the Moon and Timbuktu : a trek through the heart of Africa, Nina Sovich
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-308)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Coffee in Casablanca
  • The cold Atlantic
  • The bleak desert
  • The love of home
  • Trumping comfort
  • Slow fear
  • Hitchhiking at the border
  • Death and dying
  • A boy from Bordeaux
  • Mood on the streets
  • Hotel in Dakhla
  • Nouakchott
  • Slate mountains
  • The Lothario of Chinguetti
  • Fortune tellers
  • The good doctor
  • The good doctor, part II
  • Gnostic life
  • Bamako
  • Boubous
  • Campari by the river
  • Connecticut childhood
  • The talisman
  • Patience
  • Tyranny and the mosque
  • The road to Timbuktu
  • What's in a name?
  • Faking devotion
  • Dogon country
  • Madness and cocoa butter
  • The quiet
  • A French doctor
  • First freedom
  • Panic
  • Niamey
  • Women of the book
  • Fashion show
  • Free from love
  • Home
  • Oak tree
  • Bread crumbs in Paris
  • A victorian traveler
  • Nowhere
  • My fishes
Control code
2012042643
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vi, 308 pages
Isbn
9780544025950
Lccn
2012042643
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map
Label
To the Moon and Timbuktu : a trek through the heart of Africa, Nina Sovich
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-308)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Coffee in Casablanca
  • The cold Atlantic
  • The bleak desert
  • The love of home
  • Trumping comfort
  • Slow fear
  • Hitchhiking at the border
  • Death and dying
  • A boy from Bordeaux
  • Mood on the streets
  • Hotel in Dakhla
  • Nouakchott
  • Slate mountains
  • The Lothario of Chinguetti
  • Fortune tellers
  • The good doctor
  • The good doctor, part II
  • Gnostic life
  • Bamako
  • Boubous
  • Campari by the river
  • Connecticut childhood
  • The talisman
  • Patience
  • Tyranny and the mosque
  • The road to Timbuktu
  • What's in a name?
  • Faking devotion
  • Dogon country
  • Madness and cocoa butter
  • The quiet
  • A French doctor
  • First freedom
  • Panic
  • Niamey
  • Women of the book
  • Fashion show
  • Free from love
  • Home
  • Oak tree
  • Bread crumbs in Paris
  • A victorian traveler
  • Nowhere
  • My fishes
Control code
2012042643
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vi, 308 pages
Isbn
9780544025950
Lccn
2012042643
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map

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