The Jewel in the Crown

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Paul Scott

Narrated By: Richard Brown

Publisher: Random House (Audio)

Date: May 2010

Duration: 22 hours 34 minutes

Summary:

The first volume in Paul Scott's historical tour-de-force opens in 1942 as the British fear both Japanese invasion and Indian demands for self-rule. In the Mayapore gardens, Daphne Manners, daughter of the provincial governor, leaves her Indian lover, who will soon be arrested for her alleged rape.

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