‘The bigger his empire got, the more lonely he became’

‘The bigger his empire got, the more lonely he became’
Robert Maxwell died in mysterious circumstances in late 1991, just as his wide-scale fraud was being uncovered Pic: Getty

From war hero to Labour MP to press baron, Robert Maxwell appeared to be a hugely successful businessman - but the reality was quite different

Robert Maxwell: would-be man of the people, built large fortunes on the backs of others; he ended life in loneliness.

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