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The Prince, the Princess and the Perfect Murder - The First Great Love of Edward VIII's Life, the Sensational Consequences, and the Establishment Cover-up
Title:
The Prince, the Princess and the Perfect Murder - The First Great Love of Edward VIII's Life, the Sensational Consequences, and the Establishment Cover-up
Rose, Andrew
$17.00

This is the story of a passionate and deadly love affair, set against the dramatic backdrop of the Great War. Edward was enthralled by the 'crazy physical attraction' of Marguerite Alibert, queen of the Paris demi-monde. When he broke off their hidden relationship, Edward thought that he was free of Marguerite. He was wrong. After the war, as a violent thunderstorm rages outside the luxury Savoy Hotel in London, Marguerite fired there shots from a semi-automatic pistol. Her husband, an Egyptian multimillionaire and playboy, was shot dead at point blank range. Marguerite stood trial for murder at the Old Bailey. As Prince Charming and poster boy of the British Empire, Edward now risked exposure as a degenerate wastrel, partying behind the lines while thousands were blown away on the Western Front...

Second hand Trade Paperback
Stock: 
1
ISBN: 
9781444776478
SKU:
43228