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The Voyage of Charles Darwin: 3: 'How wide was the distance between savage and civilised man.'


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A seven-part historical series based on the life of the famous naturalist.

After facing the fearful gales of Cape Horn, the Beagle turned north into the quieter waters of Tierra del Fuego. On board Captain FitzRoy had three Indians, whom he planned to return to their homeland to found a Christian colony.


Script: Robert Reid
Music: Wilfred Josephs
Director: Martyn Friend
Director: Mike Kelt
Producer: Christopher Ralling
Charles Darwin: Malcolm Stoddard
Captain FitzRoy: Andrew Burt
Dr Darwin: Iain Cuthbertson
Josiah Wedgwood: George Cole
Lieut Wickham: David Ashton
Lieut Sulivan: Peter Settelen
Augustus Earle: Tony Calvin
Emma Wedgwood: Cherith Mellor
Matthews: David Sibley
Covington: Andrew Dunford
Catherine Darwin: Jenny Quayle

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The Voyage of Charles Darwin: 3: 'How wide was the distance between savage and civilised man.'

BBC One London, 30 June 1979 22.00

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