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01The Journey To Arabia1984082219840827
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A newspaper article and a client send young English lawyer George Grant on a mystery trip.

Adaptation of the novel by Hammond Innes

A newspaper article and an almost-forgotten client send young English lawyer George Grant on a mystery trip. Stars Tim Munro.

A newspaper article and an almost-forgotten client send young English lawyer George Grant on a mystery trip.

Stars Tim Munro.

Adaptation of Hammond Innes' novel.

George Grant is the young English lawyer who embarks on a journey to Bahrain.

A newspaper article and some mysterious instructions from an almost forgotten client, send young English lawyer George Grant to Arabia.

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George Grant is the English lawyer on an Arabian adventure in search of a missing client.

Adaptation of the novel by Hammond Innes

An innocent search for an elusive oilman leads lawyer George Grant into a maze of political intrigue.

Arabian adventure based on Hammond Innes' 1960 novel adapted in six parts by Rene Basilico.

Starring Tim Munro as George Grant, Robert Rietty as Ruffini, George Roubicek as Otto Smith, David McAlister as Captain Chuck Berry, Garard Green as Sir Philip Gorde, Helena Breck as Susan Whittaker, Nadim Sawalha as the Waiter and Mohammad Sultan as the Driver.

Producer: John Fawcett Wilson.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in August 1984.

George Grant is the English lawyer on an Arabian adventure in search of a missing client. Stars Tim Munro.

George Grant is the English lawyer on an Arabian adventure in search of a missing client.

George Grant is the English lawyer on an Arabian adventure in search of a missing client. Stars Tim Munro.

George Grant is the English lawyer on an Arabian adventure.

Stars Tim Munro.

George Grant is the English lawyer on an Arabian adventure in this adaptation of Hammond Innes' novel.

An innocent search for an elusive oilman leads George Grant into a maze of political intrigue.

George Grant is the English lawyer on an Arabian adventure in search of a missing client.

George Grant is the English lawyer on an Arabian adventure in search of a missing client. Stars Tim Munro.

George Grant is the English lawyer on an Arabian adventure.

Stars Tim Munro.

George Grant is the English lawyer on an Arabian adventure in this adaptation of Hammond Innes' novel.

An innocent search for an elusive oilman leads George Grant into a maze of political intrigue.

03Escape To Saraifa1984090519840910
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A lawyer on the trail of a missing client in Arabia is taken to an oasis.

Adaptation of the novel by Hammond Innes

A flight into the desert - and a first encounter with a living legend.

Arabian adventure for English lawyer George Grant, based on Hammond Innes' 1960 novel adapted in six parts by Rene Basilico.

Starring Tim Munro as George Grant, Bernard Horsfall as Colonel Whittaker, George Roubicek as Otto Smith, Farouk El-Demerdash as Sheikh Makhmud, Raad Rawi as Prince Khalid, Garard Green as Sir Philip Gorde, Geoffrey Hinsliff as Jack Entwistle, Ali Refaie as the Sheikh's Messenger and Mohammad Sultan as the Palace Guard.

Producer: John Fawcett Wilson.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in August 1984.

On the trail of his missing client in Arabia, lawyer George Grant is taken to an oasis.

On the trail of his missing client in Arabia, English lawyer George Grant is taken to an oasis. Stars Tim Munro.

On the trail of his missing client in Arabia, English lawyer George Grant is taken to an oasis.

Stars Tim Munro.

An English lawyer finds himself on the other side of the world, chasing the trail of his client in Arabia.

A flight into the desert, and a first encounter with a living legend.

04The Doomed Oasis1984091219840917
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Hunting a missing client, lawyer George Grant discovers new sources of oil in Arabia.

Adaptation of the novel by Hammond Innes

A celebration and a shattered dream, as English lawyer George Grant continues his hunt for a missing client.

Arabian adventure based on Hammond Innes' 1960 novel adapted in six parts by Rene Basilico.

Starring Tim Munro as George Grant, Bernard Horsfall as Colonel Whittaker, Raad Rawi as Prince Khalid, John Malcolm as Alexander Erkhard, Garard Green as Sir Philip Gorde, Ali Refaie as Yousif, Farouk El-Demerdash as Sheikh Makhmud and Adam Hussein as Sheikh Abdullah.

Producer: John Fawcett Wilson.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in August 1984.

Hunting a missing client, English lawyer George Grant discovers new sources of oil in Arabia. Stars Tim Munro.

Hunting a missing client, English lawyer George Grant discovers new sources of oil in Arabia.

Stars Tim Munro.

English lawyer George Grant finds himself in Saraifa.

Based on the novel by Hammond Innes.

A celebration and a shattered dream.

05The Empty Quarter1984091919840924
20040618 (BBC7)
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Out in Arabia, George Grant learns that the missing David Whittaker may still be alive.

Adaptation of the novel by Hammond Innes

Out in Arabia, George Grant learns that missing David Whittaker may be alive.

Out in Arabia, George Grant learns that missing David Whittaker may be alive and able to save the oasis. Stars Tim Munro.

Out in Arabia, George Grant learns that missing David Whittaker may be alive and able to save the oasis.

Stars Tim Munro.

Out in Arabia, George Grant learns that David Whittaker may be alive and that he may be able to save the oasis.

George Grant is led into an inhospitable desert, and into the heart of a long-standing conflict.

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In a politically sensitive area the water supply is cut off to force the Emir to negotiate

In a politically sensitive area of Arabia, the water supply is cut off to force the Emir to negotiate. Stars Tim Munro.

The water supply is cut off to force the Emir to negotiate.

Adaptation of the novel by Hammond Innes