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Freya Stark in Iraq & Kuwait

Freya Stark

Published September 1st 1997
ISBN : 9781859640043
Hardcover
104 pages
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In the early 1930s, Freya Stark held her only journalists job, as a sub-editor on the Baghdad Times, where she published her first book, Baghdad Sketches. Her photographs of the Yazidis are unique, and her travels in Kurdistan now seem particularlyMoreIn the early 1930s, Freya Stark held her only journalists job, as a sub-editor on the Baghdad Times, where she published her first book, Baghdad Sketches. Her photographs of the Yazidis are unique, and her travels in Kurdistan now seem particularly poignant. In Kuwait she photographed pearl fishers, the Marsh Arabs and various residents of the capital city.