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The library is designed by Pritzker Architecture Prize winner Rem Koolhaas.(Facebook)

This futuristic library in Qatar showcases some of the world’s oldest books

By HT Correspondent | Mohammed Aly Sergie, Bloomberg
UPDATED ON APR 30, 2018 03:05 PM IST
Qatar’s National Library is home to thousand-year-old heritage books, which includes maps and letters tracing the history of Qatar, as well as ancient copies of the Koran and scientific texts from the golden age of Arab and Persian civilisations.
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