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characters Friends and Enemies: A Memoir Barbara Amiel ò 4 Read & Download Read & Download Friends and Enemies: A Memoir 104 Through different worlds encountering problems madeintractable on occasion by her own faulty choicesThough her views on political and social issues were controversial and unpopular it is a measure of her writing skill that she held down plum jobs for many decades in Canadian and British journalism as well as appearances in US publications ranging from the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times to the National Enuirer and VogueWhen Barbara Amiels family life broke apart in her early teens she faced problems solved without the benefit of parental guidance in moments that are often hilarious as well as touching As an adult and a writer of unabashedly libertarian views she was derided as much for her wardrobe as for her ideas Promoted by Macleans magazine with the slogan Love her or hate her she was philosophical I love liberty opera sex and fashion she once told an interviewer But life would have been easier if my passion. I have not finished reading yet but after what I read till now I have to say the Autor is very frankUsually autobiography books are showing their writers in the best possible light Not this time BAmiel is not afraid to tell the truth about herself I really admire her

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characters Friends and Enemies: A Memoir Barbara Amiel ò 4 Read & Download Read & Download Friends and Enemies: A Memoir 104 S had been for trainspotting and stamp collectingHer life has an operatic uality played out against a backdrop of physical and mental difficulties with a wildly diverse cast including Elton John Henry Kissinger Anna Wintour Oscar de la Renta Princess Diana Tom Stoppard Brooke Astor Margaret Thatcher Gianni Agnelli David Frost and an array of the aristocrats of Manhattan and the stately homes of England All handled she writes with my fatal combination of naivet and self absorption The epic battle with the US justice system leading to the trial and imprisonment of her husband Conrad Black eventually substantially vindicated became a litmus paper for sorting out friends from those who were uick to judge and brutal in their dismissal Friends and Enemies is not a book of vengeance but an attempt to fi nd her own truth a life that reads like a novel elouent surprising written with deeply personal candour and utterly unputdownable. Barbara Amiel is my favorite columnist She has always written with an economy of language creating meaning out of terse images This book departs from that style somewhat with some tedious stories Particularly about the dogs Though she clearly loved them we did not The book by anyone else would have been courageous to write For Barbara it was an existential catharsis

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characters Friends and Enemies: A Memoir Barbara Amiel ò 4 Read & Download Read & Download Friends and Enemies: A Memoir 104 NATIONAL BESTSELLERBarbara Amiels much talked about life has been a subject of endless fascination for the media many unauthorized biographies as well as screen depictions An instinctive feminist and now a foe of feminisms political correctness she covers a formidable array of experiences political sexual marital and material in these memoirsBorn in London during World War IIs Blitz the only consistent strains in her life were a fierce belief in her identity as a Jew even as the Jewish community disowned her and an unuestioned view that women were free to do anything in any arena they chose without the need to win societys approval Which she very often did notHer rise to the senior rungs of journalism began in Canada after the emigration of her family and continued in the United Kingdom on her return With four marriages and an assorted number of beaus some famous some infamous some rather young some rather elderly she moved. Barbara Amiel n est pas une honn te femme dans le sens fran ais de l expression mais elle est r solument une femme tres honn teElle nous livre une autobiographie pas comme les autres Jamais elle ne se met en valeur elle tend plut t exag rer les moins bons cotes de sa personnalit Je suis un contemporain des Black et j ai pu appr cier leur grande intelligence et leur talent exceptionnel dans leur carri res respectivesMadame Amiel raconte une histoire triste et captivante proche de nous et pleine de le onsC est une existentialiste ui comme Albert Camus assume ses choix meme les plus mauvaisSa vie est riche et interessante et nous ouvre des fen tres cr dibles et clairantes sur la vie des ultra riches et les pratiues l gales en Am riue du NordIl y a des longueurs Elle parle trop de ses v tements et bijoux et de ce ui entoure leur acuisitions Elle parle trop des trahisons de ses coll gues journalistes N importeL ensemble est captivant et souvent touchantBarbara Amiel et Conrad Black ont de fortes personnalit s Ils sont intelligents sensibles et loyauxJe pense ue ce sont des artistes des artistes conservateursCela expliue probablement ue malgr leur succ s professionnels leur vie est parsem e d erreur de jugementCe livre s inscrit parfaitement dans l ensemble de leur vieJeanJacues Bourgeault Hemmingford


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