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George Adamson murdered-Bill Travers reaction

Title
George Adamson murdered-Bill Travers reaction
Genre
Interview
TX Date
21 Aug 1989
Year of production
1989
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Duration
00:01:34
Description
James Bays interviews actor Bill Travers about the murder of conservationist George Adamson, who has been shot dead at his ranch in Kenya. His wife, Joy Adamson who wrote the books Born Free and Living Free was herself murdered by poachers 9 years ago. Travers who played the role of Adamson in the film of Born Free, says he’s appalled both husband and wife are now dead.
Contributors
James Bays; Bill Travers
Keywords
Actors; Homicide; Kenya; Films; Africa; Wildlife conservation; Lions; Born Free; George Adamson; Joy Adamson; Environmentalists

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