Plain Tales From The Raj

Episodes

TitleComments
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920506]

A panorama of British

India recalled by some of those who lived in it.

1:The Sahibs and the Land:

Presented by Evan Charlton.

Field recordings by Charles Allen and Prakash Mirchandani. Producer Michael Mason (Revised repeat)

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920506]

Presented By: Evan Charlton.

Unknown: Charles Allen

Unknown: Prakash Mirchandani.

Producer: Michael Mason

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920513]

A panorama of British

India recalled by some of those who lived in it.

2: Lances and Rifles: the Indian Army.

Presenter Evan Charlton. Producer Michael Mason

(Revised repeat)

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920513]

Presenter: Evan Charlton.

Producer: Michael Mason

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920520]

A panorama of British

India recalled by some of those who lived in it.

3: Memsahib: the wives and daughters of the Raj.

"British women in India were like British women everywhere else, they were a lot of individuals."

Presented by Evan Charlton.

Producer Michael Mason (Revised repeat)

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920520]

Presented By: Evan Charlton.

Producer: Michael Mason

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920527]

A panorama of British

India recalled by some of those who lived in it.

4: Lives of a Bengal Pilot "The river was vast, almost a sea at certain places, it could be very cruel, very dangerous, or it could be very calm and beautiful...."

Presented by Evan Charlton.

Producer Michael Mason (Revised repeat)

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920527]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920603]

A panorama of British India recorded by some of those people who lived in it.

5: The Heavenborn: the Indian Civil Service

"All us soldiers know our men and their mothers and fathers and so on, but the ICS fellow knows entire provinces, villages, what their troubles are, if the rains don't come or if so-and-so has pinched his mother's cousin's brother's field; they know it all...." Presented by Evan Charlton.

Producer Michael Mason

(Revised repeat)

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920603]