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Robert Maxwell death

Title
Robert Maxwell death
Genre
News report; Interview; Press conference; Tribute; Obituary
TX Date
6 Nov 1991
Year of production
1991
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Duration
00:03:09
Description
Mark Phillips looks back on the career of and reports on tributes to the publishing tycoon Robert Maxwell, following his death after falling from his yacht off the coast of Tenerife. Speakers are: Robert Maxwell (archive clip after he purchased the Daily Mirror); Daily Mirror editor-in-chief, Charlie Wilson; Daily Mirror columnist and official biographer, Joe Haines; Kevin Maxwell, son. Broadcast on LBC Newstalk.
Contributors
Robert Maxwell; Joe Haines; Kevin Maxwell; Mark Phillips; LBC Newstalk; Charles Wilson
Keywords
Deaths; Newspapers; Daily Mirror; Mass media; Publishers; Boats; Yachts; Robert Maxwell; Tenerife; Business people; Newspaper publishing; Maxwell Communications Corporation; Mirror Group Newspapers; Lady Ghislaine

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