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The World About Us

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Crocodile: written and narrated by Hugh Falkus
The crocodile is one of the most feared animals on earth, and yet he holds a curious fascination. Perhaps it's because he is an almost direct link with the Age of Dinosaurs - the days when reptiles ruled the world.
Africa is the place where you might expect to find crocodiles, though in fact crocodilians live in every tropical continent. But this film is mainly about Australian crocodiles - and the effects on them of the handbag industry ...
Director JOHN SHAW
Produced in association with Film Australia
Series editors ANTHONY ISAACS and CHRISTOPHER PARSONS (Bristol)

Contributors

Unknown: Hugh Falkus
Director: John Shaw
Editors: Anthony Isaacs
Editors: Christopher Parsons

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

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