In Their Own Words

The Release of Princess Diana's Book

After the release of her biography, the world learns of Diana's battle with bulimia and her secret struggles living as a member of the royal family. In 1996, despite Diana and Charles carrying out their duties to the public, albeit separately, Queen Elizabeth II at last orders for Charles and Diana to divorce.

The Release of Princess Diana's Book

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