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Diplomatic Wives

by Louise Page

  • 203 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Heinemann .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drama texts: from c 1900 -,
  • Plays & playwrights,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • 20th Century English Drama,
  • Plays / Drama,
  • English,
  • Performing Arts/Dance

  • Edition Notes

    Methuen Modern Plays

    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages90
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10185578M
    ISBN 100413614301
    ISBN 109780413614308

    Daughters of Britannia: The Lives and Times of Diplomatic Wives by Hickman, Katie pages but with slight damp damage on the edges of some of the pages,light shelf wear on the outer edge of the book is in VGC except for the watermarks on the Dj cover and the damp on the edges of the pagespp including Author's note,list of. Featured book. Diplomacy and Secret Service. G.R. Berridge , DiploFoundation. Intelligence officers working under diplomatic protection are rarely out of the news for .

      And, finally, there was the "diplomatic husband" problem – the fear that women officials would acquire loose-lipped husbands who, unlike useful wives, could never be : Susan Pedersen.   Diplomatic Bluebook is an annual report on Japan's Foreign Policy and Activities published by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan. DIPLOMATIC BLUEBOOK Summary in French: HTML. Summary in Spanish: HTML. Calendar year. DIPLOMATIC BLUEBOOK Calendar year. DIPLOMATIC BLUEBOOK Calendar year. DIPLOMATIC BLUEBOOK

    The best books on The Diplomat’s Wife recommended by Brigid Keenan. The author discusses a varied selection of books about young women living abroad. Draws on her own experiences as a Diplomat's Wife. Features Out of Africa and The Jewel In The Crown with three more travel classics.   In an absorbing mixture of poignant biography and wonderfully entertaining social history, Daughters of Britannia offers the story of diplomatic life as it has never been told before. Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, Vita Sackville-West, and Lady Diana Cooper are among the well-known wives of diplomats who represented Britain in the far-flung corners of the globe.3/5(1).


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The diplomatic wives depicted in this book were a hardy lot. Many of the stories brought forth the visions of the proper Englishman dressing for dinner each night in the jungle. Hickman grew up in the diplomatic service and displays much affection and admiration for these unsung ladies.4/5(29).

There are books on diplomatic wives living abroad, but Cherry's Diplomatic Incidents by far gives us a clear view of the daily ins and outs of our nomadic lives.

Diplomatic Wives book This is a must read for those Diplomatic Wives book and abroad. You'll laugh 'till it hurts, but do it anyway.

Laura Wilson Survivor as a Diplomat's wife/5(25). Along with a similar book, Women of the Raj, a fantastic tribute to the courage, imagination, energy and sheer perseverance of British diplomatic wives in putting the best face on what were in many cases, impossible these times, when globalization is the byword, it's hard to appreciate when it was absolutely a question of personal and professional survival to remain true to a /5.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Page, Louise, Diplomatic wives. London: Methuen Drama, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors.

The Diplomat's Wife is the second book in the Kommandant's Girl series but it can be read as a stand alone. It told the story of what happened Marta, who played a significant role in the ending of the first book, after that book ended. I listened to the audiobook of The Diplomat's Wife.

I did not enjoy this book near as much as the first book/5. Katie Lucy Hickman (born 6 December ) is an English novelist and travel was born in Wellington, New Zealand.

Hickman studied English literature at Pembroke College, Oxford. The daughter of John Kyrle Hickman, a diplomat and author, and Jennifer Olive (Love) Hickman, she began her career as a travel first book was Dreams of the Peaceful Dragon (), an account of a.

" Stories of diplomatic wives starting in the 's - incredible. "Katrina | 2/19/" Lovely reading about the perils and adventures of British diplomatic wives. Entertaining and instructive. "Carrie | 8/1/" An easily readable and well researched book exploring the lives of some of the ambassadorial wives from the 16th century onwards.3/5.

The Paperback of the Daughters of Britannia: The Lives and Times of Diplomatic Wives by Katie Hickman at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Get FREE SHIPPING on Orders of $35+ Customer information on COVID B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift /5(5). It was undertaken in preparation for a working session during the EUFASA Conference on the "Role of The Diplomatic Spouse/Partner in The 21st Century." References.

Callan, Hilary (). "The Premise of Dedication: Notes Towards an Ethnography of Diplomats’ Wives," in S. Ardener (ed.), Perceiving Women, London: Dent & Sons, 'Wise and diplomatic': Author Heath Hardage Lee takes life lessons from the wives of MIA/POWs in her new book, 'League of Wives' By Kenwyn Caranna [email protected] Kenwyn Caranna.

Diplomatic immunity is a form of legal immunity that ensures diplomats are given safe passage and are considered not susceptible to lawsuit or prosecution under the host country's laws, although they may still be diplomatic immunity was codified as international law in the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations () which has been ratified by all but a handful of nations.

In an absorbing mixture of poignant biography and wonderfully entertaining social history, Daughters of Britannia offers the story of diplomatic life as it has never been told before. Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, Vita Sackville-West, and Lady Diana Cooper are among the well-known wives of diplomats who represented Britain in the far-flung corners of the globe.3/5(1).

I think the first reviewer is being a little unfair towards this book. Yes, it skips around chronologically, but the aim of the book is to give the reader a taste of life in the diplomatic service from its beginnings to the current day, not be a biography of particular wives.

On the first, the book Cited by: 9. Wives with marital or other problems were told to buck up and stop whinging. Reading extracts from this book, I felt a savage fury at the psychologically harmful rules by which we were forced to live. Girls with grit, these wives deserve the supreme salute, and Heath Hardage Lee honors them with grace and humanity.” —Kitty Kelley, author of His Way, Oprah, The Family and many others "A stirring, dramatic tale of the incredible women who changed American culture, The League of Wives is a book much needed today.

Heath Hardage Lee tells Brand: St. Martin''s Publishing Group. This is a wonderful book about the atrocities that took place in Poland during World War Two, it is Book One in the series; book two is called "The Diplomat's Wife." It's starts off with the marriage of Jewish Poles Emma and Jacob.

Jacob works for the underground resistance, and soon after their marriage he has to leave to help out with the cause.5/5(5). Touching on the lives of nearly diplomatic wives (as well as sisters and daughters), Daughters of Britannia is a brilliant and compelling account of more than three centuries of British diplomacy as seen through the eyes of some of its most intrepid but least heralded participants.

- from back cover. For those who enjoy reading about travel and life abroad, this enormously entertaining social history of the female side of diplomatic life is a must.

The author, herself the daughter of a diplomat. Daughters of Britannia: The Lives and Times of Diplomatic Wives (Text Only) by Katie Hickman We'd love you to buy this book, and hope you find this page convenient in locating a place of purchase. Unfortunately, later Book of Mormon peoples saw the rise of wicked kings such as Noah, the son of Zeniff, who “did not keep the commandments of God” by taking “many wives and concubines” (Mosiah ).

This was one factor which “did cause his people to commit sin, and do that which was abominable in the sight of the Lord. Diplomatic Wives: The Politics of Domesticity and the "Social Game" in the U.S. Foreign Service, Molly M. Wood; Journal of Women's History; Johns Hopkins University Press; Vol Number 2, Summer ; pp.

; /jowh; Article ; View Citation; Additional Information.However it's not just diplomats' wives' tales that are told. The book is positively racy when it describes the antics of some of New Zealand's diplomatic daughters, one of whom explored Fabian.Daughters of Britannia: The Lives and Times of Diplomatic Wives by Hickman, Katie and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at