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Sahara with Michael Palin


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Destination Timbuktu. Leaving the desert behind, Palin briefly savours the delights of cosmopolitan Senegal, in the second of a four-part expedition across the Sahara. Moving on to Bamako, he meets renowned kora player
Toumani Diabate , before heading off to Dogon country. The remainder of the journey down the Niger River to Timbuktu seems plain sailing - until the cargo boat runs aground.
Director John Paul Davidson ; Series producer Roger Mills BBC PRODUCTS: Radio Collection audiobook, written and read by Michael Palin , audio cassette £13.99 or CD, £19.99; plus video. £15.99 and DVD. £19.99


Unknown: Toumani Diabate
Director: John Paul Davidson
Producer: Roger Mills
Read By: Michael Palin

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Sahara with Michael Palin

BBC One London, 20 October 2002 19.00

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