Tassili n'Ajjer  Rock Art

15,000 artworks over ten millennia reveal the evolution of human life on the edge of the Sahara

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Tassili n’Ajjer – UNESCO

African Rock Art: Tassili–n–Ajjer – Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History

Mori, Fabrizio, 1998. The Great Civilisations of the Sahara. L’Erma di Bretschneider, Rome.

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