On Wed, 28 Feb 1996, Michael Duggan. user wrote:
> >(I really don't think England's enemies would hurt the Royals. >Why
> >remove such a great source of embarrasement for the >country?)>>
> Wasn't there a Lord Mountbatten assassinated by the IRA in 1972? Or was that
> just speculation?
No, you are right. I think that is also where the idea for the book and
later movie "Patriot Games" came from.