British diplomats and diplomacy 1688-1800 / Jeremy Black

Author(s): Black, Jeremy
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Subjects: Diplomatic and consular service, British--History
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Exeter : University of Exeter Press, 2001
LC Classification: D, DA
Physical Description: xii, 244 p. ; 25 cm
Table of Contents: Preface
Abbreviations
1. Introduction: The Diplomacy of a Rising World Power 1
2. The Choice of Envoys 18
3. Effectiveness 51
4. The 'English Plan' of Diplomacy 64
5. Means of Control 77
6. The Diplomatic Life 96
7. Diplomats and the Information Society 118
8. Diplomacy and British Foreign Policy 146
App.: Sources 177
Notes 199
Selected Further Reading 236
Index 237
Notes: ISBN: 0859896137
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 46945100
ISBN/ISSN: 0859896137