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The Resource Outpost : life on the frontlines of American diplomacy : a memoir, Christopher R. Hill

Outpost : life on the frontlines of American diplomacy : a memoir, Christopher R. Hill

Label
Outpost : life on the frontlines of American diplomacy : a memoir
Title
Outpost
Title remainder
life on the frontlines of American diplomacy : a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Christopher R. Hill
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An "inside the room" memoir from one of our most distinguished ambassadors who, in a career of service to the country, was sent to some of the most dangerous outposts of American diplomacy -- from the wars in the Balkans to the brutality of North Korea to the endless war in Iraq
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hill, Christopher R.
Dewey number
  • 327.73/0092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E840.8.H536
LC item number
A3 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hill, Christopher R.
  • Diplomats
  • Ambassadors
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Outpost : life on the frontlines of American diplomacy : a memoir, Christopher R. Hill
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 405-411) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early diplomatic lessons -- Peace Corps -- First mentor -- A force of nature -- Frasure -- A peace shuttle -- Unfinished business -- On to Geneva -- "Your beautiful country" -- Kosovo : "Where it began and where it will end" -- Unfinished peace -- The safe room -- Patterns of cooperation -- Calling an audible -- Plastic tulips -- Heart of darkness -- Showing up -- Breakfast with Cheney -- "That's verifiable" -- Global service -- Taking the Fifth -- The longest day -- Winding down the war
Control code
ocn873006345
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 431 pages, 16 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781451685916
Lccn
2014021055
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)873006345
Label
Outpost : life on the frontlines of American diplomacy : a memoir, Christopher R. Hill
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 405-411) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early diplomatic lessons -- Peace Corps -- First mentor -- A force of nature -- Frasure -- A peace shuttle -- Unfinished business -- On to Geneva -- "Your beautiful country" -- Kosovo : "Where it began and where it will end" -- Unfinished peace -- The safe room -- Patterns of cooperation -- Calling an audible -- Plastic tulips -- Heart of darkness -- Showing up -- Breakfast with Cheney -- "That's verifiable" -- Global service -- Taking the Fifth -- The longest day -- Winding down the war
Control code
ocn873006345
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 431 pages, 16 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781451685916
Lccn
2014021055
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)873006345

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