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Anatomy of a scandal

Clive Irving

Anatomy of a scandal

a study of the Profumo affair

by Clive Irving

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by M.S. Mill Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Profumo, John D.,
    • Internal security -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      London ed. (Helnemann) has title: Scandal "63.

      Statement[by] Clive Irving, Ron Hall [and] Jeremy Wallington.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA591.P7 I7 1963a
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 227 p.
      Number of Pages227
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5889121M
      LC Control Number63022485
      OCLC/WorldCa400934

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Sophie’s husband James is a loving father, a handsome man, a charismatic and successful public figure. And yet he stands accused of a terrible crime. Sophie is convinced he is innocent and desperate to protect her precious family from the lies.

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