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Title On the fringes of diplomacy [electronic resource] : influences on British foreign policy, 1800-1945 / edited by John Fisher and Antony Best.

Published Burlington, Vt. : Ashgate, 2011.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description xiv, 306 p.
Notes On cover: Ashgate e-book.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The invisible politician : Mary Derby and the Eastern crisis / John Charmley and Jennifer Davey -- Diplomacy and the fourth estate : the role of the press in British foreign policy / David Brown -- "He interviews the ambassadors" : Alfred de Rothschild, high finance, and high politics in Victorian and Edwardian Britain / T.G. Otte -- Services rendered : Arminius Vambéry and British diplomacy / Keith Hamilton -- The double agent's tale : Vincent Kraft and Anglo-Japanese relations, 1915-18 / Antony Best -- Writers, the clergy, and the "diplomatization" of culture : sub-structures of Anglo-American diplomacy, 1820-1914 / Melanie Hall and Erik Goldstein -- "An eagle whose wings are not always easy to clip" : Walter Burton Harris / John Fisher -- Gunboats, independence movements and war : three incidents involving missionaries on the fringes of diplomacy in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries / Hamish Ion -- The cultural diplomacy of Sir James Rennell Rodd / Saho Matsumoto-Best -- Diplomatic light and shade : Sir Eric Phipps and Anglo-French relations, 1922-1928 / Gaynor Johnson -- "An excellent conning-tower" : John Buchan on the fringes of diplomacy / Keith Neilson -- "Miserably kept running in low gear" : Lord Lloyd at the periphery of politics and diplomacy, 1930 to 1940 / Louise Atherton.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Other author Fisher, John, 1968-
Best, Antony, 1964-
ProQuest (Firm)
Subject Pressure groups -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Pressure groups -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 19th century -- Decision making.
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 1901-1936 -- Decision making.
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 1936-1945 -- Decision making.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781409401193 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781409401209 (e-book)