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Imbroglio

Douglas Johnson, 4 February 1982

Un Crime sous Giscard 
by Jesus Ynfante.
Maspéro, 256 pp., £4.72, October 1981, 2 7071 1259 3
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Enquête sur les Affaires du Septennat 
by Jacques Derogy and Jean-Marie Pontaut.
Laffont, 336 pp., £7, November 1981
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... They point to the febrile nature of de Broglie’s financial activities. Jacques Derogy and Jean-Marie Pontaut write of him as being overwhelmed by debt, yet he owned property throughout France and in several Mediterranean countries, he was involved with many companies, he had advanced money to maniac inventors as well as to shady individuals (such ...

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