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In the ring : a commonwealth memoir

Author: Don McKinnon
Publisher: London : Elliott & Thompson, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : [North American ed.]View all editions and formats
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The exceptional memoirs of the former Secretary-General of the Commonwealth

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
McKinnon, Don.
In the Ring.
London : Elliott & Thompson 2013
Named Person: Don McKinnon; Don McKinnon
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Don McKinnon
ISBN: 9781908739292 1908739290 130601378X 9781306013789 9781908739278 1908739274
OCLC Number: 861482605
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (x, 310 pages)
Contents: ""Front Cover ""; ""Dedication ""; ""Copyright ""; ""Contents ""; ""Acknowledgements ""; ""Foreword by Madeleine Albright, US Secretary of State 1997�2001 ""; ""Introduction""; ""1 --
A Rather Unusual Route ""; ""2 --
A Gracious Presence ""; ""3 --
Facing the Challenges ""; ""4 --
Old Dominions with New Friends ""; ""5 --
An Intense Involvement ""; ""6 --
Suspended from the Councils ""; ""7 --
�Who Cares About the Commonwealth?� ""; ""8 --
Standing Up for Small States ""; ""9 --
Transforming the Political Culture ""; ""10 --
Friends, Coups and Suspensions ""; ""11 --
A Royal Challenge "" ""12 --
Fine-tuning an International Organisation """"13 --
The Non-Political Mandates ""; ""Epilogue""; ""Afterword""; ""Afterword by Olusegun Obasanjo, President of Nigeria 1999�2007 ""; ""Index""
Responsibility: Don McKinnon.

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"this book is probably the most important book on the modern Commonwealth ever." --LJ Holden, New Zealand Republic; "In the Ring reveals Mr. McKinnon to be a man of considerable charm and a skilled Read more...

 
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