Mansa Musa (Musa I of Mali) was the king of the ancient empire of Mali in West Africa.
5 - 8
Ancient Civilizations, Geography, Human Geography, Social Studies, World History
The fame of Mansa Musa and his phenomenal wealth spread as he traveled on his hajj to Mecca. Afterward, he put himself and his kingdom, West Africa's Mali, on the map, literally. Mali's Timbuktu was known for its schools and libraries.
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May 20, 2022
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