Diana in Search of Herself: Portrait of a Troubled Princess

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Signet, Jul 24, 2000 - Biography & Autobiography - 561 pages
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This extensively researched biography by a writer for "Time" and "The New York Times", published to coincide with the anniversary of Diana's death, has garnered wide praise from critics and hit numerous bestseller lists. "A chilling vision of loneliness, need, and untreated mental illness".--"USA Today".

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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

An engrossing character study of the beautiful, brave, but psychologically bent princess who became an icon, by Vanity Fair contriduting editor Smith. Diana, her family, her friends, and the media who ... Read full review

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User Review  - BrokenSpines - LibraryThing

Forget the other 10,000 books on Diana. This is the real story -- of a poorly educated, shallow-minded ninny who took on more than she could handle and paid the ultimate price. Read full review

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Sally Bedell Smith is a historian and bestselling author of biographies of William S. Paley, Pamela Harriman, Diana Princess of Wales, John and Jacqueline Kennedy, Bill and Hillary Clinton, Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Charles. Smith is a contributing editor at Vanity Fair. She has worked at Time and The New York Times, where she was a cultural news reporter.

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