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The legacy of the Lebanese manuscripts (35’)
2011 - AIDA Cooperación y Desarrollo (España)

For centuries, Lebanon has carried out an impressive task of copying manuscripts into the Arab language. Today, collections in public and private Lebanese libraries amount to dozens of thousands of manuscripts. A hard work of finding, cataloguing, restoration and preservation is still ahead. Manuscripts are a bridge between past and present, a common heritage to accompany in the path for peace and dialogue…

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Photos by Ferran Quevedo.