Story Time - Visitors To The Middle. East

Episodes

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Five programmes edited by SIMONA PAKENHAM from personal accounts by famous travellers 3: Richard Burton

The object of his journey in 1853 was threefold: to make the pilgrimage to Medina and Mecca; to investigate a possible market for horses for the Indian Army; and to visit the Empty Quarter - the huge white blot of unexplored Arabia marked as the Rub'a al-Khali.

Reader JOHN GABRIEL

Produced by TERENCE TILLER

Contributors

Edited By: Simona Pakenham

Unknown: Richard Burton

Produced By: Terence Tiller

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