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6 edition of Foreign Service Tales found in the catalog.

Foreign Service Tales

by William S. Shepard

  • 258 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Xlibris Corporation .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: political,
  • Political,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11588057M
    ISBN 101401036279
    ISBN 109781401036270
    OCLC/WorldCa55996322

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Tales of the Foreign Service: Life on the Edge [Jack Tucker] on axendadeportiva.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book contains nine fictional short stories depicting the life and times of a typical Foreign Service officer assigned to El SalvadorAuthor: Jack Tucker.

Sep 29,  · Tales of Travel, Love, and Survival in the Foreign Service [Hope Gander Goodwin] on axendadeportiva.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Living and working in twenty developing countries is no small challenge, especially when six children are involved in every move and transition.

As Tales 5/5(4). The Eighth Continent: Tales of the Foreign Service [Philip Gould] on axendadeportiva.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. In brilliantly depicting the 'hazards and delusions of foreign service life' Gould assembles his three-part story around a theme of tragedy and retribution.

A poweful and haunting resolution ties toghether the many networks of people in their life'.Author: Philip Gould. Jun 25,  · Format: Kindle Edition Verified Purchase This book was a great idea. It is a compilation of essays by FSOs, spouses, and children regarding specific aspects of Foreign Service life/5(37).

Aug 17,  · Tales of the Foreign Service: These stories bring to life a world that most will never see, where native populations, eccentrics, inveterate drifters, entrepreneurs, and foreign service workers meet.

Nine memorable short stories set in locales ranging from Washington, DC, to 4/4. May 13,  · The Incidental Oriental Secretary and Other Tales of Foreign Service [Richard Jackson] on axendadeportiva.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

This memoir of a US diplomat attempts to capture the humor and sheer incongruity of working across cultures in an international career spanning diplomacy and education.

Written in a light hearted tone/5(6). The Foreign Service is more than a career, it’s a lifestyle. At a minimum, you are consistently moving to a new post every few years, interacting with different cultures from your own on the daily, and learning (sometimes quite painstakingly) that there are indeed many ways to interpret an event or action.

The lifestyle has Stories from the Field: Recollections of the Foreign Service. Writers from the U.S. Foreign Service community share their views and personal experiences through essays about all aspects of Foreign Service life.

These books will be of interest to newcomers or veterans of the Foreign Service, and are particularly useful to those contemplating a Foreign Service career. AFSA-Recommended Reading List; State Department-Recommended Reading List; In addition to the above resources, we also recommend checking out our list of Foreign Service-related blogs.

"In Their Own Write" AFSA also features books by Foreign Service and FS-affiliated authors each year in a special issue of The Foreign Service Journal.

All these. Thanks for visiting Tales from a Small Planet, The Tales from a Small Planet team is proud to announce the launch of our second book. "Extraordinary Experiences: Tales of Special Needs Abroad." As a teenager I spent a year in the US as a high school foreign exchange student.

After I returned home I met my future husband in romantic. U.S. Foreign Service veteran Tucker (Innocents Return Abroad, ) offers a collection of nine short, autobiographical stories. These tales about life abroad offer colorful descriptions of faraway lands as seen through the lens of an American diplomat.

Nov 01,  · It is the first book published by Tales from A Small Planet (axendadeportiva.com), a (c)(3) organization and webzine created in by a group of Foreign Service spouses who had previously worked together on the “Spouses’ Underground Newsletter” (known as SUN).

Tales of The Foreign Service began as a summer replacement for the second season of NBC University of The Air's The World's Great Novels program. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Jul 25,  · Dangerous Postings: Life in the Foreign Service American forces are evacuating thousands of U.S.

citizens from war-torn Lebanon. But smaller evacuations take place quite often and receive barely a. Books shelved as foreign-service: Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty by Daron Acemoğlu, American Diplomats: The Foreign Serv.

Jan 08,  · Tales of a Foreign Service Family. The beauty about the Foreign Service lifestyle is that with every goodbye comes a hello. Much as we dread leaving Guadalajara, we’re looking forward to spending some time stateside.

And we’re excited about discovering India. () Tales of the Foreign Service dramatizes true tales of those who have served in the foreign service. Interesting tales include a story about a Foreign Serviceman who worked his way up to ambassador, Nazi torpedoing of a British steamship, and stories about how the wives of the Foreign Services unofficially help the service to function.

"Foreign Service Officers must be well-informed and knowledgeable across many disciplines: current world and national affairs, economics, history, public affairs, and management, among others.

And, since Foreign Service Officers represent the United States to the world, they must also possess an insightful understanding of. Popular Foreign Service Reading Books Showing of 41 New Perspectives on Computer Concepts: Comprehensive (Paperback) by.

June Jamrich Parsons (shelved 1 time as foreign-service-reading) The Politics of United States Foreign Policy (Paperback) by. Jerel A. Rosati. Book Reviews. Capsule Reviews Review Essays Browse All Reviews. More. Tales of the Foreign Service. Tales of the Foreign Service. Edited by Ralph Hilton.

University of South Carolina Press,pp. $ Purchase. Stay informed. Get the latest book reviews delivered to your inbox. Author: Gaddis Smith.Super Heroes & Comic Book Characters: Tales Of The Foreign Service. More Information. Broadcast as a summer replacement series just after the end of the War, Tales of the Foreign Service showed how to serve the country through diplomatic service instead of with a gun.

Play all episodes.Oct 08,  · If you are a student wondering what the Foreign Service is all about, this book will broaden your knowledge and provide you with an insider's view not found in any textbook. About the Author Patricia Linderman is a writer, translator and Associate Editor of Tales from a Small Planet, axendadeportiva.com: