The Resource Balancing acts : reflections of a New Zealand diplomat, Gerald McGhie

Balancing acts : reflections of a New Zealand diplomat, Gerald McGhie

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Balancing acts : reflections of a New Zealand diplomat
Title
Balancing acts
Title remainder
reflections of a New Zealand diplomat
Statement of responsibility
Gerald McGhie
Title variation
Reflections of a New Zealand diplomat
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"[An] ... account of some of the highlights of almost 40 years as a New Zealand diplomat, including two postings in Moscow: first during the Brezhnev years of the Cold War; and second from 1990 when he witnessed the dramatic events that led to the fall of Gorbachev, the rise of Boris Yeltsin and the collapse of the Soviet Union, which saw him become New Zealand's last Ambassador to the Soviet Union and first to Russia. Earlier he worked twice in the South Pacific: in Samoa ... and later in Papua New Guinea ... The author also presents a snapshot of the activities of a Wellington-based foreign service officer ... A final chapter provides a personal perspective on New Zealand's foreign policy in the modern era"--Cover
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
NZWPM
Dewey number
327.930092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Balancing acts : reflections of a New Zealand diplomat, Gerald McGhie
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Balancing acts : reflections of a New Zealand diplomat, Gerald McGhie
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn988232019
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Dimensions
24 cm
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Extent
251 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781927212318
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)988232019

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