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    Video thumbnail: Letters from Baghdad Questioning British Occupation in Iraq

    Letters from Baghdad

    Questioning British Occupation in Iraq

    Gertrude Bell questions the British occupation of Iraq in 1917.

    Questioning British Occupation in Iraq

    Video thumbnail: Letters from Baghdad Gertrude Bell Muses About the River Tigris

    Letters from Baghdad

    Gertrude Bell Muses About the River Tigris

    In a letters to her parents, Gertrude describes the beauty of the Tigris River at dusk.

    Gertrude Bell Muses About the River Tigris

    Video thumbnail: Letters from Baghdad A Visit to Babylon

    Letters from Baghdad

    A Visit to Babylon

    Gertrude Bell returns to the archaeological site of Babylon in 1918.

    A Visit to Babylon

    Video thumbnail: Letters from Baghdad The End of the Cairo Conference at the Pyramids

    Letters from Baghdad

    The End of the Cairo Conference at the Pyramids

    The end of the Cairo Conference of 1921 is held at the Egyptian Pyramids.

    The End of the Cairo Conference at the Pyramids

    Video thumbnail: Letters from Baghdad The Cairo Conference with Churchill, Bell and T.E. Lawrence

    Letters from Baghdad

    The Cairo Conference with Churchill, Bell and T.E. Lawrence

    Winston Churchill, Gertrude Bell, T.E. Lawrence, and others meet at the Cairo Conference.

    The Cairo Conference with Churchill, Bell and T.E. Lawrence

    Video thumbnail: Letters from Baghdad The Outcome of the Paris Peace Conference

    Letters from Baghdad

    The Outcome of the Paris Peace Conference

    Gertrude Bell is apprehensive toward the outcome of the Paris Peace Conference in 1916.

    The Outcome of the Paris Peace Conference

    Video thumbnail: Letters from Baghdad Gertrude Bell Meets the Howeitat Tribe

    Letters from Baghdad

    Gertrude Bell Meets the Howeitat Tribe

    On her journey to Hail in 1914, Gertrude Bell meets the Howeitat Tribe.

    Gertrude Bell Meets the Howeitat Tribe

    Video thumbnail: Letters from Baghdad Gertrude Bell Arrives in Constantinople

    Letters from Baghdad

    Gertrude Bell Arrives in Constantinople

    Gertrude Bell arrives in Constantinople on May 20, 1914.

    Gertrude Bell Arrives in Constantinople

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    Letters from Baghdad

    Trailer

    Explore the story of Gertrude Bell, sometimes called the female “Lawrence of Arabia."

    Trailer

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