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Cocktails, Crises and Cockroaches

A Diplomatic Trail

by James Reeve

  • 41 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by I. B. Tauris .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Diplomacy,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Diplomatic Service,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Political,
  • Political History,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Political

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8627100M
    ISBN 101860644457
    ISBN 109781860644450

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