About the TV Show
rape based on novel or book world war ii miniseries india period drama 1940s british raj
The Jewel in the Crown
First Air Date: January 09, 1984
|First Aired on||:||1984|
|Created By||:||Paul Scott,Irene Shubik|
|Seasons/Episodes||:||14 episodes in 1 Seasons|
A sweeping drama about the ruling and ruled classes of World War II India, the story begins with an unjust arrest for rape. The consequences of this arrest echo throughout the series with questions of identity and personal responsibility being explored against a background of war and personal intrigue.