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12.14.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By David Luhrssen
It may have been Alistair Cooke�s finest hour, the cream of PBS� �Masterpiece Theatre� in the golden years of high-tone British imports. �The Jewel in the Crown,� among the greatest TV mini series ever produced, is out now as a four-DVD set. The 1984 Granada Television program was condensed and adapted from Paul Scott�s The Raj Quartet, the literary classic of the UK�s endgame in India fr...