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Jonathan Beckman is senior editor of Literary Review. He has degrees in English from the University of Cambridge and Intellectual and Cultural History from Queen Mary, University of London. In 2010, he won the Royal Society of Literature Jerwood Award for Non-Fiction.

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How to Ruin a Queen Marie Antoinette, the Stolen Diamonds and the Scandal That Shook the French Throne by Jonathan Beckman
How to Ruin a Queen Marie Antoinette, the Stolen Diamonds and the Scandal That Shook the French Throne
Jonathan Beckman
Winner of a Somerset Maugham Award 2015. This is a tale of political machinations and extravagance on an enormous scale; of kidnappings, prison breaks and assassination attempts; of hapless French police disguised as colliers, reams of lesbian pornography and a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/04/2015

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