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In these pages, Sir Harold Nicolson outlines a history and definition of diplomacy, the art of implementing foreign policy by negotiation. The historical development of diplomacy is traced from primitive origins (when, hypothetically, the concept of diplomatic immunity arose from the realization that it was impractical to kill and eat an emissary before he had delivered hi ...more
Unknown Binding, 151 pages
Published 1988 by Study of Ersity (first published 1939)
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Creo que es un texto demasiado clásico sobre la diplomacia sin embargo, es altamente ameno al leerlo.
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Excellent guide to how to be a good diplomat.
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Sir Harold George Nicolson KCVO CMG was an English diplomat, author, diarist and politician. He was the husband of writer Vita Sackville-West, their unusual relationship being described in their son's book, Portrait of a Marriage.
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