Greek Fire

Greek Fire

The Story of Maria Callas and Aristotle Onassis

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Examines the passionate relationship between Greek shipping magnate Aristotle Onassis and famed diva Maria Callas, a love affair that began in 1959 and survived Onassis' marriage to Jacqueline Kennedy.

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Using interviews with contemporaries and associates as well as letters and other documents, Gage, author and former reporter for the New York Times , follows Callas and Onassis from their meeting in Venice in 1957 to the scandalous cruise that ruined their marriages and initiated an affair that continued through Onassis' marriage to Jacqueline Kennedy in 1968. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

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Follows the romance of the shipping magnate and famed soprano from the 1959 cruise during which they fell in love and ended their respective marriages through his marriage to Jacqueline Kennedy, and beyond.

Publisher: New York : Knopf, 2000
ISBN: 9780375402449
Characteristics: xxi, 422 p. : ill. ; 24 cm


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