The City That`s Disappearing into the Sands with its Ancient Manuscripts

The City That`s Disappearing into the Sands with its Ancient Manuscripts

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The ancient city of Chinguetti is surrounded by the sands of the Sahara and even though it was founded nearly 12 centuries ago, it has managed to maintain its specific appearance and is currently inhabited by a population of several thousand.

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