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Choose your weapons: the British Foreign Secretary: 200 years of argument, success and failure

Choose your weapons: the British Foreign Secretary: 200 years of argument, success and failure

Hurd, Douglas, 1930-; Young, Edward

This title discusses the great office of Foreign Secretary, its conflicts and its personalities from Napoleonic times to the post-war era

Paperback, Book. English.
Published London: Phoenix, 2011
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Available at Cheltenham.

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    9933709011 General Non-Fiction 327.41 Adult Non-Fiction Available

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Statement of responsibility: Douglas Hurd and Edward Young
ISBN: 0753828529, 9780753828526
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note: Originally published: London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2010.
Physical Description: xv, 415 p. : ill. (some col.), col. map, ports. (some col.) ; 22 cm.
Subject: Foreign ministers Great Britain History.; Politics and Government.; Great Britain Foreign relations.

Reviews

A book of authority and insight
SUNDAY TIMES||Unexpectedly enjoyable...it's a spry account with some vivid vignettes.
GUARDIAN||A fascinating insight into the second most powerful job in British politics.
HUDDERSFIELD DAILY EXAMINER