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The jewel in the crown

Format: DVD 2008
Availability: Available at 3 Libraries 3 of 4 copies
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Summary
The human and cultural entanglements of the men and women struggling to adjust to the drastic changes brought about by the end of British rule in India. Filmed on location in England, Wales, and India and rich in mid-twentieth century historical detail.
Contents
Disc 1: Crossing the river ; The Bibighar gardens ; Questions of loyalty
Disc 2: Incidents at a wedding ; The regimental silver ; Ordeal by fire ; Daughters of the regiment
Disc 3: The day of the scorpion ; The towers of silence ; An evening at the Maharanee's ; Travelling companions
Disc 4: The moghul room ; Pandora's box ; A division of the spoils.

Additional Information
Subjects British -- India -- Drama.
Prisoners -- Abuse of -- India -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- India -- Drama.
Independence Day (India) -- Drama.
Culture conflict -- India -- Drama.
Decolonization -- India -- Drama.
India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947 -- Drama.
Historical television programs.
Television mini-series.
Fiction television programs.
Publisher [New York] :A&E Television Networks :2008
Distributed by New Video,
Edition 25th anniversary ed., Full screen.
Other Titles Raj quartet.
Contributors Morahan, Christopher.
O'Brien, Jim, 1947-2012.
Taylor, Ken, 1922-2011
Ashcroft, Peggy, 1907-1991.
Dance, Charles.
Malik, Art.
Wooldridge, Susan.
Pigott-Smith, Tim.
James, Geraldine, 1950-
Scott, Paul, 1920-1978. Raj quartet.
Granada Television.
Arts and Entertainment Network.
New Video Group.
Participants/Performers Peggy Ashcroft, Charles Dance, Art Malik, Susan Wooldridge, Tim Pigott-Smith, Geraldine James.
Other Contributors Editor, Edward Mansell ; music, George Fenton.
Language English
Notes Title from container.
Adapted from Paul Scott's The Raj quartet novels.
Originally broadcast on television in 1984.
Contains all 14 episodes of the mini-series.
System Details DVD; full screen presentation; Dolby digital stereo.
Awards Primetime Emmy Award, Outstanding Limited Series, 1985
BAFTA TV Award, Best Drama Series/Serial, 1985
Golden Globe Award, Best Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV, 1986
Description 4 videodiscs (approximately 750 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 1422921220 (set)
9781422921227 (set)
1422921204 (discs 1 & 2)
9781422921203 (discs 1 & 2)
1422921212 (discs 3 & 4)
9781422921210 (discs 3 & 4)
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