The story of India 6/7

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Amazing BBC documentary (Part 1) about the history of India, one of world's oldest civilization, presented by British Historian Micheal Wood.

Episode 6 - "Freedom and Liberation"
This episode examines the British Raj and India’s struggle for freedom. Wood reveals how in South India a global corporation came to control much of the subcontinent, and explores the magical culture of Lucknow, discovering the enigmatic Briton who helped found the freedom movement. He traces the Amritsar massacre, the rise of Gandhi and Nehru, and the events that led to the Partition of India in 1947.