INTERVIEW OF OWEN LATTIMORE


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Interview of Owen Lattimore by Caroline Humphrey, filmed by Alan Macfarlane 21st May 1983

Lattimore describes part of his experience visiting British agents on the frontier of Inner Mongolia in the 1920's. He witnessed the 'age of Marco Polo meeting the age of steam', as the camels unloaded at the rail station on the frontier.

Full film is approximately two hours long.