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Diplomatic incidents: the memoirs of an (un)diplomatic wife

Diplomatic incidents: the memoirs of an (un)diplomatic wife

Denman, Cherry

This is Cherry Denman's witty take on her life trailing husband Charlie round some of the most godforsaken outposts of the world. Illustrated by funny cartoons of diplomatic life, this is a collection of clever and very funny tales of global misunderstanding

Hardback, Book. English.
Published London: John Murray, 2010
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Available at Cirencester.

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    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    9933578383 General Non-Fiction 327.410092 Adult Non-Fiction Available

Details

Statement of responsibility: Cherry Denman
ISBN: 1848542410, 9781848542419
Physical Description: 216 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Subject: Diplomatic and consular service, British Anecdotes.; Denman, Cherry Anecdotes.; Diplomats' spouses Great Britain Anecdotes.; Politics and Government.

Reviews

'Charming . . . delightful, a collection of lively, jolly anecdotes [which] can be dipped into as and when you fancy. Cherry is smashing, high-spirited, fond of a good joke, and she can be blissfully rude'
Daily Mail||'Deliciously rude, scandalously funny and crammed with quite interesting bits'
John Lloyd||'This diplomat's wife reveals the riotous truth about their perilous postings'
Mail on Sunday||'Denman's accuracy and effusive wit . . . had me cheering out loud'
The Times||'I can honestly say it's funniest book that I've read for a long time . . . Cherry has obviously revelled in her life abroad, diplomatic or not. Read the book and enjoy'
Oxford Times