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The Revival of the Ancient Library of Alexandria - an oral account

(Audio recording)

Language: English

Audio recordings retracing UNESCO's involvement in the planning and execution of the project "Revival of the Ancient Library of Alexandria, and Creation of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina" (circa 1987). The recordings were made in March 2007 at the request of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, as a contribution to the oral history of the library.

There is also a video telling the story behind this project:

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Place/region: Biblioteca Alexandrina, Egypt, UNESCO HQ
Type: Radio programme
Production and personalities:
Author: Jacques Tocatlian
Publisher: UNESCO
Published in:

Original: Audio recording.cassette.CD-Rom
Location: F-H.129
UMVS reference: AUD-KMI/KSA/1180
File No: AVFONDS-0001201.WAV
Rights holder: UNESCO