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The World About Us: Beyond the Last Oasis

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We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
A series of films from all over the world about our astonishing planet and the creatures that live on it.

The west to east crossing of the Sahara is not only unusual but dangerous. After Djanet, for a thousand miles you must trust to your own resources-until you reach the Soborom, a little-visited volcanic area in the Tibesti mountains.
Commentary written by Frederick Bradnum.

See page 13
(Colour)

Contributors

Narrator: Andrew Faulds
Writer: Frederick Bradnum
Photography: Mostafa Hammuri
Director: Anne Balfour-Fraser
Presented by: Bob Saunders
Executive Producer: Brian Branston

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The World About Us: Beyond the Last Oasis

BBC Two England, 4 February 1968 19.25






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