Three Duties and Talleyrand's Dictum: Keith Waller Portrait of a Working Diplomat

By: Fewster, Alan

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Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Mint condition in pictorial laminated boards. Issued without dustjacket. A new copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 312 pages Keith Waller was a pioneering Australian diplomat. Arguably the most talented recruit to the infant Department of External Affairs in the mid 1930s, he was a suave and persuasive prosecutor of Australia's interests, serving every Prime Minister from Lyons to Whitlam with distinction. Based on extensive archival research, Three Duties and Talleyrand's Dictum paints a vivid picture of one man's involvement in successive Australian government responses to international events stretching from Appeasement to the end of the Vietnam conflict.

Title: Three Duties and Talleyrand's Dictum: Keith Waller Portrait of a Working Diplomat

Author Name: Fewster, Alan

Categories: Aust-History,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2018

ISBN Number: 1925588610

ISBN Number 13: 9781925588613

Binding: Hardback

Seller ID: ID299471

Keywords: Australian history Biography diplomacy Foreign Affairs Keith Waller Politics,