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By Nicholas Kralev

"America's different military" brings the high-flying international of foreign international relations all the way down to earth and places a human face on a mysterious career that has gone through a dramatic transformation due to the fact that September eleven, 2001.

Through the tales of yank diplomats, the publication explains how their paintings impacts thousands of individuals within the usa and all over the world on a daily basis, and the way it contributes on to U.S. safety and prosperity. It exhibits a extra inclusive American international relations that has moved past interacting with governments and has engaged with the non-public area, civil society and person electorate.

Having visited seventy seven embassies and consulates, and interviewed greater than six hundred American diplomats, the writer unearths a international provider whose variety versatility have shattered previous perceptions and redefined smooth international relations. yet he additionally depicts a provider now not totally built to handle the advanced demanding situations of the twenty first century.

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America's Other Army: The U.S. Foreign Service and 21st-Century Diplomacy (Second Updated Edition)

"America's different military" brings the high-flying global of overseas international relations right down to earth and places a human face on a mysterious career that has passed through a dramatic transformation in view that September eleven, 2001. during the tales of yank diplomats, the ebook explains how their paintings impacts thousands of individuals within the usa and all over the world each day, and the way it contributes on to U.

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