Base Camp in New Guinea

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Duration: 30 minutes

David Attenborough's search for birds of paradise leads him to the New Guinea mountains, where he sets up base camp.


David Attenborough
Camera Operator
Charles Lagus
David Attenborough


  • Sun 24 Nov 1957 21:30 BBC Television Service

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