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to round up teams of fish into shallow waters for them to be netted. In the southeast, the oasis city of '''Oualata''' was the southern end of most trans-Sahara trading routes in the 13th & 14th centuries. The city boasts colourful buildings, many of which feature intricate geometric designs. The city is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and also boasts a manuscript museum with examples of ancient scrolls in fine calligraphy. Do Image:Chinguetti-Guide.JPG thumb Visiting the Hamoni library


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