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Diplomats United States Biography
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American phoenix : John Quincy and Louisa Adams, the War of 1812, and the exile that saved American


Cook, Jane Hampton.
Nashville : Thomas Nelson, [2013] 2013

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Anna Chennault : informal diplomacy and Asian relations


Forslund, Catherine, 1955-
Wilmington, Del. : Scholarly Resources, 2002. 2002

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Anything your little heart desires : an American family story


Bosworth, Patricia.
New York : Simon & Schuster, [1997] 1997

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Arias, cabalettas, and foreign affairs : a public diplomat's quasi-musical memoir


Tuch, Hans N., 1924-
Washington, DC : New Academia Pub./Vellum, [2008] 2008

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The Ayatollah in the cathedral


Kennedy, Moorhead.
8606 1986

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The back channel : a memoir of American diplomacy and the case for its renewal


Burns, William J. (William Joseph), 1956- author.
New York : Random House, [2019] 2019

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Chief of station, Congo : a memoir of 1960-67


Devlin, Larry.
New York : PublicAffairs, [2007] 2007

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China hands : nine decades of adventure, espionage, and diplomacy in Asia


Lilley, James R.
New York : PublicAffairs, [2004] 2004

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China scapegoat, the diplomatic ordeal of John Carter Vincent


May, Gary, 1944-
Washington : New Republic Books, 1979. 1979

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Countercoup, the struggle for the control of Iran


Roosevelt, Kermit, 1916-2000.
New York : McGraw-Hill, [1979] 1979

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Defiant peacemaker : Nicholas Trist in the Mexican War


Ohrt, Wallace.
College Station, Tex. : Texas A&M University Press, [1997] 1997

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Defiant peacemaker Nicholas Trist in the Mexican War


Ohrt, Wallace.
College Station, Tex. : Texas A & M University Press, [1997] 1997

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Envoy to the Middle World : adventures in diplomacy


McGhee, George Crews, 1912-
New York : Harper & Row, [1983] 1983

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George Bancroft, the intellectual as Democrat


Handlin, Lilian.
New York : Harper & Row, [1984] 1984

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George F. Kennan : an American life


Gaddis, John Lewis.
New York : Penguin Press, 2011. 2011

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George William Featherstonhaugh the first U.S. government geologist


Berkeley, Edmund.
Tuscaloosa, Ala. : University of Alabama Press, [1988] 1988

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Gray Ghost : the life of Col. John Singleton Mosby


Ramage, James A.
Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, [1999] 1999

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Honorable survivor : Mao's China, McCarthy's America, and the persecution of John S. Service


Joiner, Lynne.
Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, [2009] 2009

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In the garden of beasts


Larson, Erik.
[United States] : Random House, [2011] 2011

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In the garden of beasts : love, terror, and an American family in Hitler's Berlin


Larson, Erik.
New York : Crown, [2011] 2011

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In the garden of beasts love, terror, and an American family in Hitler's Berlin


Larson, Erik.
New York : Random House Large Print, [2011] 2011

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In the garden of beasts [love, terror, and an American family in Hitler's Berlin]


Larson, Erik.
New York, N.Y. : Random House ; Westminster, Md. : Books on Tape, [2011] 2011

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In the garden of beasts : love, terror, and an American family in Hitler's Berlin


Larson, Erik.
New York : Broadway Paperbacks, [2012] 2012

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In those days a diplomat remembers


Spain, James W. (James William)
Kent, Ohio : Kent State University Press, [1998] 1998

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Inside the cold war : Loy Henderson and the rise of the American empire, 1918-1961


Brands, H. W.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1991. 1991

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James Russell Lowell and his friends


Hale, Edward Everett, 1822-1909.
New York : Chelsea House, 1980. 1980

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Jefferson : architect of American liberty


Boles, John B., author.
New York : Basic Books, [2017] 2017

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A life in peace and war


Urquhart, Brian.
New York : Harper & Row, [1987] 1987

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Mellon : an American life


Cannadine, David, 1950-
New York : A.A. Knopf, 2006. 2006

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Mellon : an American life


Cannadine, David, 1950-
New York, N.Y. : Vintage Books, 2008. 2008

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Mission to Iran


Sullivan, William H. (William Healy), 1922-2013.
New York : Norton, [1981] 1981

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Our man : Richard Holbrooke and the end of the American century


Packer, George, 1960- author.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2019. 2019

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Outpost : life on the frontlines of American diplomac, a memoir


Hill, Christopher R. (Christopher Robert), 1952-
New York : Simon & Schuster, 2014. 2014

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Political woman : the big little life of Jeane Kirkpatrick


Collier, Peter, 1939-
New York : Encounter Books, 2012. 2012

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Recollections of a life


Hiss, Alger.
New York : Seaver Books/H. Holt, [1988] 1988

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Recollections of a minister to France, 1869-1877


Washburne, E. B. (Elihu Benjamin), 1816-1887.
New York : C. Scribner's Sons, 1887. 1887

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Reform and revolution the life and times of Raymond Robins.


Salzman, Neil V.
Kent, Ohio : Kent State University Press, [1991] 1991

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Ropes of sand : America's failure in the Middle East


Eveland, Wilbur.
London ; New York : W. W. Norton, 1980. 1980

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The Russia hand : a memoir of presidential diplomacy


Talbott, Strobe.
New York : Random House, 2002. 2002

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Seriously not all right : five wars in ten years


Capps, Ron.
Tucson, Arizona : Schaffner Press, Inc., 2014. 2014

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Shirley Temple Black


Miklowitz, Gloria D.
Carlsbad, Calif. : Dominie Press, [2003] 2003

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Sumner Welles : FDR's global strategist : a biography


Welles, Benjamin.
New York : St. Martin's Press, 1997. 1997

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Tough love : my story of the things worth fighting for


Rice, Susan E., author.
New York : 37 INK : Simon & Schuster, 2019. 2019

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The unquiet American : Richard Holbrooke in the world



New York : Public Affairs, 2011. 2011

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The whole damn deal : Robert Strauss and the art of politics


McGarr, Kathryn J.
New York : PublicAffairs, 2011. 2011

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William D. Pawley : the extraordinary life of the adventurer, entrepreneur, and diplomat who cofound


Carrozza, Anthony R., 1942-
Washington, D.C. : Potomac Books, [2012] 2012

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