The Bengal Famine 1943-45
A massive humanitarian tragedy - but one which barely gets remembered just sixty years on. Listen to 'The Things We Forgot To Remember' on the Bengal Famine.
Michael Portillo (Guest), Nazes Afroz (BBC, Guest), Professor Christopher Bayly (St Catharine's College, Guest), Dr Sanjoy Bhattacharya (The Wellcome Trust Centre For The History Of Medicine, Guest), Gideon Polya (Guest), Professor Amartya Sen (Harvard University, Guest)
Duration 30 mins
Published on: Monday 14th January 2008
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