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Nineveh Excavation

The footage dates from the late 1920s/early 1930s and shows excavations in Iraq at the mound of Kouyunjik, scenes in…

Photographic Collections

The Royal Asiatic Society has almost 100 different collections of photographs, containing several thousand images, dating back to the middle…

Thomas Manning’s travels in Tibet

This is a recording of Sir John Gielgud as Thomas Manning, reading from Manning’s Narrative of his travels in Tibet….