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Parting shots, Matthew Parris and Andrew Bryson

Label
Parting shots
Title
Parting shots
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Parris and Andrew Bryson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When leaving a foreign posting, Britain's ambassadors were encouraged to write a valedictory despatch until the practice was abolished in 2006. Unlike the usual style of the diplomatic bag, these last reports from foreign posts were unbuttoned, indiscreet and often very funny. This book compiles the best examples
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Parris, Matthew
Dewey number
327.209224
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Bryson, Andrew
  • Bryson, Andrew
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  • Ambassadors
  • Diplomatic and consular service, British
  • Politics and Government
Label
Parting shots, Matthew Parris and Andrew Bryson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Radio tie-in
  • Originally published: London: Viking, 2010
  • Includes index
Control code
2665796
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
386 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780670919291
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (StDuBDSZ)BDZ0012602697
  • (LBRUT)OLD0670919292
Label
Parting shots, Matthew Parris and Andrew Bryson
Publication
Note
  • Radio tie-in
  • Originally published: London: Viking, 2010
  • Includes index
Control code
2665796
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
386 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780670919291
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (StDuBDSZ)BDZ0012602697
  • (LBRUT)OLD0670919292

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