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From empire to the commonwealth : reflections on a career in Britain's Overseas Service

Author: John O'Regan
Publisher: London : Radcliffe, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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John O'Regan's career in the British Colonial Service saw him serve in Ceylon, Jamaica, Uganda and, finally, Iran. In this book he gives an account of the concerns of the Overseas Civil Service  Read more...

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Named Person: John O'Regan; John O'Regan
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John O'Regan
ISBN: 1850437777 9781850437772
OCLC Number: 59937586
Description: xi, 196 pages : [8] pages of plates
Contents: Family background and upbringing; Ceylon cadetships and the colonial service; Ceylon - the early years; private secretary; Kandy and Colombo; Nuwara Eliya; Trincomalee; Jamaica; Nigeria; Overseas Service for the new Commonwealth?; Uganda; Iran.
Responsibility: John O' Reagan.

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