Written in English
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|Number of Pages||485|
#1 New York Times Bestseller Best Books of —The EconomistA personal and urgent examination Quickview. Fascism: A Warning © Barnes & Noble Booksellers, Inc. Fifth Avenue, New York, NY In the guise of giving a detailed view of the daily work of our embassies overseas, Charles Thayer has presented a most persuasive and gracious argument for career diplomacy. While his picture of an embassy operating in crisis,- Beirut, Lebanon, is outstanding, engrossing dramatic reading, and his explanations of the ways of consuls and couriers and the role of protocol are an. China has attempted to deflect international criticism over its alleged abduction of the Swedish bookseller Gui Minhai by a Swedish book publisher western diplomat who declined to . It’s a thick book, and it’s full of details and documents about all the world organisations – but it is an extremely interesting account of how diplomacy works and what its machinery does. As a diplomat I found that people don’t really understand what diplomats do.
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