This entry makes me think about the THREE VIDEOS about ATLANTIS by JIMMY below. CONNECTING the DOTS?
Was THE EYE of the SAHARA really Atlantis? Certainly, as you know by now from my BLOGS,
GOLD is KEY to much of the understanding of our planet’s history.
The wealthiest man in history
A key figure in the story of sub-Saharan trade is Mansa Musa, the 14th-century king of the Empire of Mali. Musa’s kingdom controlled access to one of the most productive gold regions in the world, making him one of the wealthiest people in history. The exhibition conjures Musa’s pilgrimage to the Islamic holy city of Mecca through luxury objects that relate to descriptions of his stay with the sultan of Cairo, Egypt.