The Architecture of Diplomacy: Building America's Embassies / Edition 2

The Architecture of Diplomacy: Building America's Embassies / Edition 2

by Jane C Loeffler
     
 

This acclaimed history of America's overseas embassy-building program is now available in paperback in a revised and expanded edition. Addressing the security concerns posed by embassy bombings in Kenya and Tanzania in 1998, Jane C. Loeffler continues her clear and often charged story of how America presents itself abroad, trying to balance an open and welcoming

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This acclaimed history of America's overseas embassy-building program is now available in paperback in a revised and expanded edition. Addressing the security concerns posed by embassy bombings in Kenya and Tanzania in 1998, Jane C. Loeffler continues her clear and often charged story of how America presents itself abroad, trying to balance an open and welcoming political philosophy with increasing concern for security in a world beset by terrorism. The Architecture of Diplomacy will appeal to anybody interested in American history and the complicated issue ofrepresenting political power through building.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781568989846
Publisher:
Princeton Architectural Press
Publication date:
04/01/2011
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
432
Sales rank:
908,682
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.20(d)

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