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Tales of the Foreign Service

Tales of the Foreign Service

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Published by University of South Carolina Press in Columbia, S.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Diplomatic and consular service, American

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Ralph Hilton ; with a foreword by Jack K. McFall.
    ContributionsHilton, Ralph.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJX1706 .T3 1978
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 176 p. ;
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4549028M
    ISBN 100872493598
    LC Control Number77017386

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