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The Jewel in the Crown

The Jewel in the Crown

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1998
ISBN
0226743403
ISBN13
9780226743400
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No set of novels so richly recreates the last days of India under British rule--"two nations locked in an imperial embrace"--as Paul Scott's historical tour de force, " The Raj Quartet." "The Jewel in the Crown" opens in 1942 as the British fear both Japanese invasion and Indian demands for indepen ...more

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