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Author Grove, Brandon, 1929-

Title Behind embassy walls : the life and times of an American diplomat / Brandon Grove.

Imprint Columbia : University of Missouri Press, c2005.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Non-Fiction    92 GROVE,B    Available
Description xv, 333 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Note "An ADST-DACOR diplomats and diplomacy book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 319-322) and index.
Summary "Autobiography of American diplomat Brandon Grove's career in the U.S. Foreign Service through the Cold War, McCarthyism, and Somalia crisis. Includes assessments of Chester Bowles; George Herbert Walker Bush; Robert Kennedy; George Kennan; Omar Torrijos; John Sherman Cooper; Philip Habib; Willy Brandt; Mobutu; Vernon Walters; Jimmy Carter; and Ronald Reagan"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Grove, Brandon, 1929-
United States. Foreign Service -- Biography.
Diplomats -- United States -- Biography.
Politicians -- United States -- Biography.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1989-1993.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1989-1993.
ISBN 0826215734 (alk. paper) : $34.95

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