Waw An-Namus: A prehistoric volcano and natural heritage attraction
By Mustafa J. Salem, Mabrouk T. Busrewil and Khaled M. Oun.
Tripoli, 3 July 2103:
Waw An-Namus, one of the most beautiful scenes in the Libyan Sahara, lies about 240 kilometres east of the oasis of Tmassah and about a 120 kilometres east of Waw Al-Kabir. This beautiful volcano is located at the southern edge of the major Al-Haruj volcanic field (see Figure 3 for its location).
Due to the presence of fresh water at this remote volcano and throughout the long history of desert caravan travel, Waw . . .