The Washington Embassy: British Ambassadors to the United States, 1939-77 by M. HopkinsThe Washington Embassy: British Ambassadors to the United States, 1939-77 by M. Hopkins

The Washington Embassy: British Ambassadors to the United States, 1939-77

EditorM. Hopkins, S. Kelly, J. Young

Hardcover | April 28, 2009

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This book is the first study of the role of British Ambassadors in shaping Anglo-American relations during the first generation of the ‘special relationship’. As well as showing how ambassadors wielded influence in Washington and helped to formulate British foreign policy, it offers insights into the role of the embassy in modern diplomacy.
MICHAEL F. HOPKINS  is Lecturer in History at the University of Liverpool and the author of Oliver Franks and the Truman Administration: Anglo-American Relations 1948-52.SAUL KELLY  is Reader in the Defence Studies Department of Kings College London and the author of The Hunt for Zerzura: the lost oasis and the desert war.JOHN W. YOUN...
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Title:The Washington Embassy: British Ambassadors to the United States, 1939-77Format:HardcoverDimensions:256 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0 inPublished:April 28, 2009Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230522165

ISBN - 13:9780230522169

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Table of Contents

List of Contributors
Introduction--M.F.Hopkins, S.Kelly&--J.W.Young
Lord Lothian, 1939-40--J.S.Rofe
Lord Halifax, 1941-46--N.J.Cull
Lord Inverchapel, 1946-48--M.Folly
Oliver Franks, 1948-52--M.F.Hopkins
Roger Makins, 1953-56--S.Kelly
Harold Caccia, 1956-61; J.Ellison
David Ormsby Gore, Lord Harlech, 1961-65--M.F.Hopkins
Patrick Dean, 1965-69--J.Colman
John Freeman, 1969-71--J.W.Young
Lord Cromer, 1971-74--A.Spelling
Peter Ramsbotham, 1974-77--R.Roy
Conclusion--G.R.Berridge&--J.W.Young
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