The Broadview Book of Diplomatic Anecdotes

By: Martel, Gordon (editor)

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8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 322 pp. Index of diplomats include Neville Chamberlain, Winston Churchill, Jozef Beck, Edouard Daladier, Hermann Goering, Adolf Hitler, John Gregory, Vyacheslav Molotov, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Joachim von Ribbentrop, Cecil Parrott, Benito Mussolini, Joseph Stalin among many more. "The stories from this collection, coming from the diplomats themselves, focus on all facets of twentieth century diplomatic life, but highlight the whimsical, the laughable, the dramatic and the sometimes tragic aspects of life as a diplomat. . ." Organized thematically - dining, adventures, sex, war, spies - with a final section of first-hand accounts of a most diplomatic event - the Munich crisis of 1939. A clean, tight volume with a dust jacket in great shape.

Title: The Broadview Book of Diplomatic Anecdotes

Author Name: Martel, Gordon (editor)

Categories: History,

Publisher: Peterborough, Ontario, Canada, Broadview Press.: 1991

ISBN Number: 0921149859

ISBN Number 13: 9780921149859

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 20332

Keywords: Stories, Anecdotes, Diplomats, Broadview Press, Munich Crisis of 1939 History