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Secret History of Confederate Diplomacy Abroad

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One of the South's most urgent priorities in the Civil War was obtaining the recognition of foreign governments. Edwin De Leon, a Confederate propagandist charged with wooing Britain and France, opens up this vital dimension of the war in the earliest known account by a Confederate foreign agent.

First published in the New York Citizen in 1867-68, De Leon's memoir subsequen

Hardcover, 224 pages
Published November 10th 2005 by University Press of Kansas (first published November 10th 1868)
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Nov 22, 2009 Mandy rated it really liked it
Pretty interesting primary source account from a Confederate diplomat. He's totally biased and opinionated, but that's what makes it interesting.

For my Diplomatic History class.
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