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Getting Our Way: 500 Years of Adventure and Intrigue: the Inside Story of British Diplomacy Paperback – 30 Sep 2010

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  • Paperback: 304 pages
  • Publisher: W&N; Reprint edition (30 Sept. 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0753827166
  • ISBN-13: 978-0753827161
  • Product Dimensions: 13 x 2.2 x 20 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars 13 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 135,596 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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He writes well and his tone is engagingly sardonic...an admirable diplomatic primer. (Piers Brendon SUNDAY TIMES)

This enjoyable book, by Briatin's former ambassador to Washington, consists of nine finely drawn studies of key diplomatic moments in British history. (OBSERVER)

The former British ambassador to the US weaves an interesting tale of power, deception, betrayal, espionage, intrigue and cunning...a must-read book for any astute observer of modern diplomacy. (CATHOLIC HERALD)

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A highly informed insider's account of some of the 'honest men' as they sought, by fair means or foul, to get Britain its way in the world.

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