Letters from Baghdad

Gertrude Bell Meets the Howeitat Tribe

Clip | 51s | Video has closed captioning.

On her journey to Hail in 1914, Gertrude Bell meets the Howeitat Tribe, a group infamous for their reckless courage. Apprehensive at first, the tribe allows Bell to photograph them, enabling a friendship to grow.

Aired: 12/11/18

Rating: TV-PG

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