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DC confidential the controversial memoirs of Britain"s ambassador to the U.S. at the time of 9/11 and the run-up to the Iraq War by Meyer, Christopher Sir.

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Published by Phoenix in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Meyer, Christopher, -- Sir.,
  • Ambassadors -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
  • Diplomatic and consular service, British -- United States.,
  • Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 1997-,
  • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1997-

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementChristopher Meyer.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA566.9.M49 A3 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 301 p., [24] p. of plates :
Number of Pages301
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22736885M
ISBN 100753820919
ISBN 109780753820919

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