American Diplomats In Russia

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Overview

A unique look at how the American diplomatic corps operated in Russia during this pivotal period in world history.
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A study of American diplomats caught in the midst of revolution in Russia, focusing on their relationship with the Wilson administration and their role in policy making. Separate chapters describe the experiences of six diplomats in different cities, with overview and conclusion chapters. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
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Meet the Author

WILLIAM ALLISON is Chair of the Department of History and Political Science at St. Francis College, Indiana.

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Table of Contents

Preface
1 The Setting 1
2 The Ambassador: The Experience of David R. Francis 13
3 The Embassy Counselor: The Experience of J. Butler Wright 51
4 The Consul General at Moscow: The Experience of Maddin Summers 77
5 The Next Consul General: The Experience of DeWitt Clinton Poole 97
6 Our Man in Archangel: The Experience of Felix Cole 127
7 Orphan Diplomats 147
Notes 151
Bibliography 175
Index 183
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