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    The Middle Eastern stage of a journey by air sponsored by an Italian newspaper

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    Persia (now known as Iran), Arabia, Baghdad, Iraq.

    Aerial views of desert villages in Arabia, the desert and the River Euphrates in Iraq. LS boats on the Euphrates. LS villagers on banks of River Tigris. LS sun shining on water. LS huge pipes on banks. MS boats passing on the river. LS oxen on bank. VS views of river banks. LS GV British Embassy Baghdad. LS various shots of old Baghdad and the many minarets from the river. LS GVs the Mosque of Haiderkhana. LS modern road. LS The Tomb of Kings. MS LS Maner Lualdi speaking to sentries. LS views of Baghdad including the Mosque of Kadhimene and the Golden Gate. LS beautiful sunset over Baghdad and the river.

    Mute lav.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:08:00 / 01:13:28:00
    UN 2393 B

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