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    • The Quiet People of India

    • A Unique Record of the Final Years of the British Raj
    • By: Norval Mitchell
    • Narrated by: David Mitchell
    • Length: 12 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 6

    A unique record of the last 17 years of the British Raj, as seen through the eyes of a young officer of the Indian Political Service. Taken from Norval Mitchell's own original memoir, written in 1975, his son, David, carefully edited the work to produce an account of a man for whom improving the lot of the masses, those quiet people of India, met with ever-increasing frustration by the "dead hand" of British and Indian bureaucracy.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Just an amazing book about the british Raj

    • By Kalle on 04-21-17

    Regular price: $20.72