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Tales of the Foreign Service by Ralph Hilton (ed); Jack K. McFall (foreword) - Signed First Edition - 1978 - from Books of the World (SKU: RWARE0000002508)

Tales of the Foreign Service

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Tales of the Foreign Service

by Ralph Hilton (ed); Jack K. McFall (foreword)

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Near Fine/Near Fine
ISBN 10
0872493598
ISBN 13
9780872493599
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Columbia, South Carolina: University of South Carolina Press, 1978. Hardcover. First Edition (stated). Inscribed by author of foreward: "To- Betty Lee Berger and my colleague Ambassador Sam Berger and you could fill a book like this with "Tales" of your own! Jack K. McFall" Near Fine book in a Near Fine jacket. Text block is pristine. Spine is straight and tight. Jacket shows slight edgewear, mostly at spine ends. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 176 pages.

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Bookseller
Books of the World US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
RWARE0000002508
Title
Tales of the Foreign Service
Author
Ralph Hilton (ed); Jack K. McFall (foreword)
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0872493598
ISBN 13
9780872493599
Publisher
University of South Carolina
Place of Publication
Columbia, South Carolina
Date published
1978
Keywords
memoirs, biography, foreign service, diplomats, consuls, ambassadors, State Department, diplomacy, foreign affairs, foreign relations, international relations
Bookseller catalogs
Politics & Government; International Relations; Biographies;
Size
8vo

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