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Illustrated Daughters of Britannia

Illustrated Daughters of Britannia
Accompanying their spouses in the most extraordinary, tough, sometimes terrifying circumstances, this book is an account of the women who have been the backbone of the foreign service. It covers: getting there; the posting; private life; embassy life; public life; and social life.
Our Price: €23.43
ISBN/EAN9780007122219
Stock: 1
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Pub. Date: September 3 2001
Author: HICKMAN, KATIE
Format: Hardback
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Accompanying their spouses in the most extraordinary, tough, sometimes terrifying circumstances, this book is an account of the courageous and unusual women who have been the backbone of the foreign service. Women who struggled to bring their civilization with them. The book is illustrated with archive material, extracts from original letters between the women and their families at home, maps to show the routes they travelled and the places they were posted to and pictures of ephemera to evoke the lives they led. The chapters cover: getting there; the posting; private life; embassy life; public life; and social life.
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