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The Venezuela-Guyana Border Dispute
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The Venezuela-Guyana Border Dispute

By Jacqueline A. Braveboy-Wagner

Boulder: Westview Press. Trade Paperback. 1984. First Edition. Ex-Library: UK Ministry of Defense, Whitehall Library. Good; Near Fine other than the library markings.

$250.00

Our Man in Belize: A Memoir
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Our Man in Belize: A Memoir

By Richard Timothy Conroy

New York: St. Martin's Press. Hardcover. First Edition (stated) / full number line. November 1997. Near Fine book in a Fine jacket. Light foxing to edges, otherwise Fine. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. x + 340 pages. Conroy vividly and hilariously recounts his adventures as U.S. Vice Consul in British Honduras.

$39.95

The Anarchical Society
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The Anarchical Society

By Hedley Bull

London and Basingstoke: Macmillan. Trade Paperback. 1977. First Edition. Good. Highlighting on a few pages of Chapter 1, otherwise Very Good. Not from a library. xv + 335 pages. Hedley Bull explores three key questions: what is the nature of order in world politics?; how is it maintained in the contemporary state system?; and what alternative paths to world order are feasible and desirable? Contents: Introduction -- Part 1. The nature of order in world politics: the concept of order in world politics; does order exist in world politics?; how is order maintained in world politics?; order versus justice in world politics -- Part 2. Order in the contemporary international system: the balance of power and international order; international law and international order; diplomacy and international order; war and international order; the great powers and international order -- Part 3. Alternative paths to world order: alternatives to the contemporary states system; the decline of the states system; the obsolescence of the states system; the reform of the states system; conclusion.

$6.45

The Anarchical Society
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The Anarchical Society

By Hedley Bull

London and Basingstoke: Macmillan. Trade Paperback. 1977. Good. 1983 reprint. Extensive highlighting, underlining, and notes. Not from a library. xv + 335 pages. Hedley Bull explores three key questions: what is the nature of order in world politics?; how is it maintained in the contemporary state system?; and what alternative paths to world order are feasible and desirable? Contents: Introduction -- Part 1. The nature of order in world politics: the concept of order in world politics; does order exist in world politics?; how is order maintained in world politics?; order versus justice in world politics -- Part 2. Order in the contemporary international system: the balance of power and international order; international law and international order; diplomacy and international order; war and international order; the great powers and international order -- Part 3. Alternative paths to world order: alternatives to the contemporary states system; the decline of the states system; the obsolescence of the states system; the reform of the states system; conclusion.

$6.45

The Political Economy of International Relations
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The Political Economy of International Relations

By Robert Gilpin; Jean M. Gilpin

Princeton: Princeton University Press. Trade Paperback. 1987. Near Fine. Foxing to edges, otherwise Fine. Interior unmarked. Spine straight, tight, and uncreased. No tears, no creases. Not from a library. No remainder mark. xvi + 449 pages.

$30.00

Bitter Fruit: The Untold Story of the American Coup in Guatemala
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Bitter Fruit: The Untold Story of the American Coup in Guatemala

By Stephen C. Schlesinger

Garden City, New York: Anchor Books/Doubleday. Trade Paperback. 1983. Very Good. Binding is square, tight, and uncreased. Interior is unmarked. Shelfwear. Foxing to edges. Not from a library. xvi + 320 pages. Bitter Fruit recounts the CIA operation to overthrow the democratically elected government of Jacobo Arbenz of Guatemala in 1954. The book has become a classic, a textbook case study of Cold War meddling that succeeded only to condemn Guatemala to decades of military dictatorship. The authors make extensive use of U.S. government publications and documents, as well as interviews with former CIA and other officials.

$8.85

Chief of Station, Congo: Fighting the Cold War in a Hot Zone
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Chief of Station, Congo: Fighting the Cold War in a Hot Zone

By Lawrence Devlin

New York: PublicAffairs. Trade Paperback. April 2008. First paperback printing / full number line. Near Fine. Unmarked. Spine straight, tight, uncreased. Cover clean and bright. Square corners. Light edgewear. Not from a library. No remainder mark. 290 pages. Larry Devlin arrived as the new chief of station for the CIA in the Congo five days after the country had declared its independence, the army had mutinied, and governmental authority had collapsed. Devlin found himself in the heart of Africa, fighting for the future of the most strategically influential country on the continent. He met every significant figure, from presidents to mercenaries, as he took the Cold War to one of the world's hottest zones. This is a classic political memoir from a master spy who lived in wildly dramatic times.

$7.95

Dirty Diplomacy
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Dirty Diplomacy

By Craig Murray

New York: Scribner. Hardcover. October 16, 2007. First U.S. Edition / full number line. Published in UK as Murder in Samarkand. Good+ book in a Good+ jacket. Text has a few black ink emphasis marks from a prior reader. Spine straight and tight. 1/4" inch tear at spine tail. Rubbing to jacket. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xvi + 366. An irreverent former British ambassador in Uzbekistan discusses his witness to regional brutality under the regime of dictator and western ally Islom Karimov, describing the political dogma he encountered from London's Foreign Office and their senior partners in Washington.

$9.95

Career Ambassador
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Career Ambassador

By Willard Leon Beaulac

New York: Macmillan. Hardcover. 1951. First Printing (stated). Very Good. No jacket. Text unmarked. Lightly tanned. Spine straight and tight; ends bumped and frayed. Not from a library. 262 pages.

$14.95

Tales of the Foreign Service
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Tales of the Foreign Service

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

Columbia, South Carolina: University of South Carolina. Hardcover. 1978. First Edition (stated). Inscribed by author of foreword: "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.

$16.95

Negotiating with Iran: Wrestling the Ghosts of History (Cross-Cultural Negotiation)
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Negotiating with Iran: Wrestling the Ghosts of History (Cross-Cultural Negotiation)

By John W. Limbert; Mark Bowden (foreword)

Washington, DC: United States Institute of Peace. Trade Paperback. September 2009. As New. x + 217 pages. A pragmatic yet positive assessment of how to engage Iran. Through four detailed case studies of past successes and failures, the author draws lessons for today's negotiators and outlines 14 principles to guide the American who finds himself in a negotiation--commercial, political, or other--with an Iranian counterpart.

$8.25

The Price of Power
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The Price of Power

By Seymour M. Hersh

New York: Simon & Schuster / Summit. Hardcover. 1983. Very Good book in a Very Good jacket. Interior is unmarked. Spine is straight and tight. Dust stains to edges. Light edgewear to jacket, discoloring at rear flap. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 240 pages.

$9.95

First Line of Defense
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First Line of Defense

By Robert V. Keeley (ed)

Washington, DC: American Academy of Diplomacy. Trade Paperback. 2000. Near Fine. Rubbing to cover. Interior pristine. Not from a library. 124 pages.

$30.00

Crusaders and Pragmatists: Movers of Modern American Foreign Policy
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Crusaders and Pragmatists: Movers of Modern American Foreign Policy

By John G. Stoessinger

New York: W. W. Norton. Trade Paperback. 1979. Very Good. Interior is unmarked. Spine is straight and tight with a reading crease. Chipping at spine tail. Quarter inch peel at spine head. Dust stains to top edge. Shelf and corner wear. Not from a library. 352 pages.

$10.95

Envoy to the Middle World: Adventures in Diplomacy
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Envoy to the Middle World: Adventures in Diplomacy

By George McGhee; Dean Rusk (Foreword)

New York: Harper & Row. Hardcover. 1983. First Edition (stated) / full number line. Inscribed on the half-title page by the author: "To Herman Cohen: A bit of ancient history from the first Assistant Secretary of African Affairs to the newest. George McGhee 4/30/90". A Very Good- book in a Very Good- jacket. Other than the inscription, interior is unmarked. Spine is straight and tight. Dust stains to edges. Bottom corners bumped. Rubbing and edgewear to jacket. Jacket spine faded. 457 pages. Foreword by Dean Rusk.

$14.95

We Meant Well: How I Helped Lose the Battle for the Hearts and Minds of the  Iraqi People
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We Meant Well: How I Helped Lose the Battle for the Hearts and Minds of the Iraqi People

By Peter Van Buren

New York: Metropolitan Books. Hardcover. September 27, 2011. First Edition (stated) / full number line. Fine book in a Fine jacket. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xii+269 pages. From a State Department insider, the first account of our blundering efforts to rebuild Iraq. A shocking and rollicking true-life tale of Americans abroad, and a vividly rendered tale of ineptitude and corruption.

$14.45

Protocol: The Complete Handbook of Diplomatic, Official, and Social Usage
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Protocol: The Complete Handbook of Diplomatic, Official, and Social Usage

By Mary Jane McCaffree

Washington, DC: Devon. Trade Paperback. 1989 Revised Edition. Fine. "J. Jacobs" in pen on first page. Janice Jacobs is a retired U.S. diplomat who served as American Ambassador to Senegal and Guinea Bissau and as Assistant Secretary of State for Consular Affairs.

$30.00

Einstein On Peace
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Einstein On Peace

By Albert Einstein; Bertrand Russell; Otto Nathan (ed.); Heinz Norden (ed.)

New York: Avenel. Hardcover. 1981. Good book in a Good jacket. Pages tanned. Shelf and reading wear, including small tears to jacket. Not ex-library. Not remainder. Not clipped. Text unmarked.

$41.95

China\'s Open Door Policy: The Quest For Foreign Technology And Capital: A Study Of China\'s Special Trade
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China's Open Door Policy: The Quest For Foreign Technology And Capital: A Study Of China's Special Trade

By Sam P. S. Ho; Ralph William Huenemann

Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press. 1984. Hardcover. Very Good book in a Very Good jacket. Not ex-library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. Text unmarked. No tears, no creases.

$12.45

Basic Instruments of the Organization of American States (Treaty Series, 61)
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Basic Instruments of the Organization of American States (Treaty Series, 61)

By Organization of American States

Washington, DC: Organization of American States. Paperback. 1981. Good. Interior is pristine. 107 pages.

$4.95

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