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Diana: A Portrait In Her Own Words [NOOK Book]

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In between her fairy-tale wedding and her premature death, there lived the most beloved royal presence of our century, surely as multifaceted as any celebrity of our time. The radical twists and turns in her brief life drew the fascination of millions. Yet the most photographed woman in the world was also the least quoted--her actual words were seldom heard, and never gathered, until now.

This unique book is the result of a scrupulous worldwide search for every one of Diana's ...

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Diana: A Portrait In Her Own Words

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Overview

In between her fairy-tale wedding and her premature death, there lived the most beloved royal presence of our century, surely as multifaceted as any celebrity of our time. The radical twists and turns in her brief life drew the fascination of millions. Yet the most photographed woman in the world was also the least quoted--her actual words were seldom heard, and never gathered, until now.

This unique book is the result of a scrupulous worldwide search for every one of Diana's significant quotes. Upon reading this collection, one will find that behind her shy veneer dwelled a woman of extraordinary resourcefulness, stamina, and, perhaps above all, vulnerability. In fact, her open frankness about the events and people around her is both disarming and startling. The reader will discover the sharp clarity, endless warmth, and ready wit that she brought to her legendary life in this intimate self-portrait. This is the closest we will ever get to an autobiography from the People's Princess.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780062031211
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
  • Publication date: 12/28/2010
  • Sold by: HARPERCOLLINS
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 192
  • Sales rank: 86,036
  • File size: 2 MB

Meet the Author

Bill Adler is the editor of four New York Times bestselling books, including The Kennedy Wit, and is also the president of Bill Adler Books, Inc., a New York literary agency whose clients have included Mike Wallace, Dan Rather, President George W. Bush, Bob Dole, Larry King, and Nancy Reagan.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 23, 2000

    Probably the most truthful of them all

    This book is all Diana quotes. From front to back, it has many many quotes said by Diana through her life. I don't know if they're all true, but I think the majority of them are, if not all. You will understand more on the real Diana because the words in this book came from her mouth, and not from an interviewer, biographer, or journalist.

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  • Posted August 22, 2013

    Good

    This book was interesting, and I liked it.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 31, 2013

    interds Intt Intesting you get a feel for her thoughts

    Not enough contents.

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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