The Duchess: Camilla Parker Bowles and the Love Affair That Rocked the Crown

The Duchess: Camilla Parker Bowles and the Love Affair That Rocked the Crown

by Penny Junor

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ISBN-13: 9780062471123
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 04/10/2018
Sold by: HARPERCOLLINS
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 320
Sales rank: 75,558
File size: 33 MB
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About the Author

British journalist, broadcaster, and author Penny Junor has covered the Royal Family for nearly thirty years. She is the author of biographies of both the Prince and Princess of Wales, their two sons, and two British prime ministers, and the coauthor of Patti Boyd’s autobiography, Wonderful Tonight, which was an instant number one New York Times bestseller. She is married with four children and lives in Wiltshire, England.

Table of Contents

Preface ix

Introduction xvii

1 The Problem 1

2 Debs' Delight 6

3 Medals Not Money 14

4 History 19

5 The Foundation Years 29

6 The Stuffed Stoat 35

7 Swinging Sixties 40

8 Mrs PB 48

9 The Attentions of a Prince 56

10 An Education 63

11 A Suitable Bride 70

12 Dishonesty All Round 77

13 A State of Mind 83

14 The Stuff of Nightmares 87

15 Princess of Wales 94

16 A Plea for Help 99

17 For King and Country 105

18 Annus Horribilis 111

19 The Final Salvos 123

20 Dark Days 127

21 Divorce 134

22 Blackadder 140

23 Week of Waiting 149

24 A Low Profile 156

25 Raw Recruit 161

26 Coming Out 168

27 A Little Local Difficulty 176

28 U-Turn 186

29 Final Furlong 191

30 It Girl 197

31 Staying Sane 203

32 Pillars of Interest 209

33 A Good Read 212

34 Nothing to Prove 221

35 In the Family 227

36 Bedside Manner 232

37 Abroad 237

38 WOW 243

39 Making a Difference 246

40 Domestic Violence 254

41 Mending Fences 259

42 The Future 265

Bibliography 275

Picture Credits 277

Acknowledgements 279

Index 281

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The Duchess: Camilla Parker Bowles and the Love Affair That Rocked the Crown 1 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This author loves Prince Charles so you get a real one sided view in this book.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago