|Subtitle:||A Life on the Edge|
|Keywords:||Biography & Autobiography; Political|
His third wife Alia was killed in a tragic helicopter accident."--BOOK JACKET. "King Hussein was one of the extraordinary world leaders of the century; an invaluable source of stability and peace in a particularly volatile region. His televised appearance centerstage at the Wye meeting while he was fighting for his life at the Mayo Clinic, confirmed, once again, as a man of substance, determined, even in his final days, to contribute to the process of peace."--BOOK JACKET.