Since I was small, my life has been all about the books, the library, the reading. So consumed was I by reading, now, too many years later to say, I can pinpoint the moment I started failing maths. 267 more words
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Rebecca Buchanan became editor-in-chief of Bibliotheca Alexandrina in the summer of 2010 and has edited many of BA’s devotional anthologies. The books are made up of poems, prayers, artwork, essays and short fiction, and are devoted primarily to Greek, Roman and Egyptian deities and spirits. 840 more words
Ahmed Sultan had been through a lot to join the world of Arabic calligraphy. The least of which was the rejection to join the calligraphy school for two successive years, but his unbeatable persistence was the major help to stay focused on his goal and to be what he has dreamed of, which will turn out to be one of the most glowing and famous names in the field of Arabic Calligraphy. 355 more words
For the first special focus in our discussion topic around different types of libraries, we’re going to start big, with national libraries.
National libraries are seen as the library of the country – so Britain has the… 457 more words