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Description:ISBN 0826472745 / Genre: Biography / Author: Jonathan Aitken / Paperback / 400 Pages / Book is published 2003-10-02 by Continuum ... more
Pride and Perjury - Jonathan Aitken ... International Publishing Group Ltd. / In 1994, Jonathan Aitken was hotly tipped to succeed John Major as the next leader of the Conservative Party, but within a year he was buried beneath accusations of pimping, arms dealing and corruption. In this text, he tells his own story.
Newest Review: ... in 2000. Before reading this book, I didn't have a great deal of time for Jonathan Aitken, as what he had done in the 1990s ... more
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"Pride and Perjury" is an auto-biography written by the former Cabinet Minister, Jonathan Aitken. Until 1995 Aitken was the Chief Secretary to the Treasury and tipped by some as a possible future leader of the Party. Aitken resigned from his position in the Treasury in 1995 to fight a libel trial against Granada Television and the Guardian newspaper. They had accused him of organising arms deals, acting improperly as an MP by acting on behalf of certain Saudi Arabian interests and a series of other allegations. Aitken however by his own admission lied in the libel trial, which led to the Guardian winning the court case. In 1997 Aitken lost ... Read the complete review