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The flame trees of Thika

Author: Elspeth HuxleyVerity LambertJohn HawkesworthChristopher NeameRoy BakerAll authors
Publisher: [New York] : HBO Video, [1992]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A dramatization of the memoirs of Elspeth Huxley, this is the story of a young British girl and her parents journey to the unspoiled wilderness of East Africa in 1913. There they struggle to transform a rugged plot of land into a farm -- and a home.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Named Person: Elspeth Huxley; Elspeth Huxley
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Elspeth Huxley; Verity Lambert; John Hawkesworth; Christopher Neame; Roy Baker; Hayley Mills; David Robb; Holly Aird; Ben Cross; Nicholas Jones; Sharon Mughan; Euston Films Limited.; HBO Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0783102674 9780783102672 0783102682 9780783102689 0783102690 9780783102696 0783102704 9780783102702
OCLC Number: 27002455
Notes: From the novel of Elspeth Huxley.
Videocassette release of the 1981 film.
Credits: Dramatized by John Hawkesworth ; director of photography, Ian Wilson ; music by Ken Howard and Alan Blaikley.
Performer(s): Cast Hayley Mills, David Robb, Holly Aird, Ben Cross, Nicholas Jones, Sharon Mughan.
Description: 4 videocassettes (353 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format mono., Dolby.
Contents: pt. 1. The promised land --
pt. 2. Hyenas will eat anything --
pt. 3. Happy New Year --
pt. 4. Friends in high places --
pt. 5. A real sportsman --
pt. 6. Safari --
pt. 7. The drums of war.
Responsibility: Euston Films ; executive producer, Verity Lambert ; produced by John Hawkesworth and Christopher Neame ; directed by Roy Ward Baker.

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A dramatization of the memoirs of Elspeth Huxley, this is the story of a young British girl and her parents journey to the unspoiled wilderness of East Africa in 1913. There they struggle to transform a rugged plot of land into a farm -- and a home.

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