By William Carter

Photographer, Author, Jazz Musician

Much More on the Kurds Part 4

with 3 comments

northern Iraq 1965

photographs and text © William Carter


Mullah Mustafa Barzani (right) with an assistant

Marching peshmergas getting directions from locals

Shepherds in spring: Kurds and their lands are distinct from others in the Middle East

Migrant shepherd family in spring

Relaxing in a village tea shop

Christian girl sheltering in a cave from Iraqi bombing

Mullah Mustafa Barzani during our last interview

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Written by bywilliamcarter

December 24, 2014 at 12:00 pm

3 Responses

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  1. Dear William
    I was wondering if you have any more photographs of the two gentlemen in the second photo from the top. It will be much appreciated.



    November 19, 2015 at 3:52 pm

  2. Bill

    Your posts are stunning. I simply wish to thank you for them and wish you all the best in the coming year.

    (Formerly of the Stanford Libraries)


    Andrew Herkovic

    December 29, 2014 at 7:03 pm

  3. Wonderful photographs and as always a narrative that fits into place so well george melnikoff


    George Melnikoff

    December 25, 2014 at 7:04 am

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