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Red Prince, The The Fall of a Dynasty and the Rise of Modern Euro

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This is the first ever biography of the extraordinarily colourful Archduke Wilhelm von Habsburg (1895-1947). Tattooed, bisexual, crossdressing, multilingual, he was a major - and symbolic - figure in 20th-century European culture and politics. Born into one of the great European dynasties with every expectation of a glittering future, instead he became a playboy in Paris during the 1930s and died - a spy for Britain - under interrogation in a Soviet prison. The arc of Wilhelm's life therefore describes the dying fall of the ...

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Red Prince, The The Fall of a Dynasty and the Rise of Modern Euro
2008, The Bodley Head Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780224081528

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