About the 2005 Reads

To Center on the Cultural Treasures of the Middle East

Ann Arbor-Ypsilanti Reads is a community initiative to promote reading and civic dialogue through the shared experience of reading and discussing a common book.

Ann Arbor-Ypsilanti Reads is a community initiative to promote reading and civic dialogue through the shared experience of reading and discussing a common book.

A selection committee of community leaders, students and educators in the Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti area chose Amin Maalouf's Leo Africanus. For more information about this year's selection, click on the title below. (For the other two books under consideration, please visit our Resources page.)

Leo Africanus

   

Amin Maalouf; translated by Peter Slugett. Leo Africanus.
Chicago: New Amsterdam Books, 1992, c1988.


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