JW: Journal of West African History is a brand new academic journal published by Michigan State University. Its first issue includes a review by David E. Skinner of three great works on Timbuktu’s ancient manuscripts.
One of those books is our 333 Saints: A Life of Scholarship in Timbuktu!
Also reviewed are The Meanings of Timbuktu and the video The Manuscripts of Timbuktu.
Learn more about the journal: http://jwah.msu.edu