A Place of Skulls (1989)

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  • Featuring

    James Coburn Julian Pettifer

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year


  • Genre

    Nature and Science programme

  • Type


  • Category

    Non Fiction

Alternative titles

  • The Tragedy of Africa and Its Elephant Alternative


The African elephant is facing the worst ever threat to its existence as fighting factions see its ivory as a source of revenue to finance their wars. This documentary follows an eight-man team of paratroopers, with orders to kill, as they track down poachers in the wildlife sanctuary region of Gona re Zhou in eastern Zimbabwer on the borders of Mozambique.

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