Queen of the desert gertrude bell. Born today in 1868 getrude bell has been described as the female lawrence of arabia read about her extraordinary life. Queen of the desert reine du desert est un film dramatique et biographique americano allemand ecrit et realise par werner herzog sorti en 2015. Gertrude margaret lowthian bell cbe 14. She studied history at oxford and embarked on a career as a writer traveler and archaeologist.
The queen of the deserts summer holiday. Juli 1926 in bagdad war eine britische forschungsreisende historikerin schriftstellerin archaologin alpinistin politische beraterin und angehorige des britischen geheimdienstes im ersten weltkrieg. Never before seen photographs taken by gertrude bell reveal how the explorer journeyed across north africa malta gozo and sicily with her family. Queen of the desert critics consensus.
Juli 1868 in washington hall county durham. Queen of the desert is a 2015 american epic biographical drama film written and directed by werner herzog and is based on the life of british traveller writer archaeologist explorer cartographer and political officer gertrude bell. Gertrude margaret lowthian bell cbe 14 july 1868 12 july 1926 was an english writer traveller political officer administrator and archaeologist who explored mapped and became highly influential to british imperial policy making due to her knowledge and contacts built up through extensive travels in greater syria mesopotamia asia.