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ugly ambassador

Krishnan Srinivasan

ugly ambassador

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Published by Har-Anand Publications in New Delhi .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Novel.

StatementKrishnan Srinivasan.
The Physical Object
Pagination279 p. ;
Number of Pages279
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3337504M
ISBN 108124109338
LC Control Number2004328240

Atkins who is a field engineer in Vietnam has a very skilled water pump service ugly ambassador book areas struggling with dry land. Rather than look them in the eye, he looks down at his thick-veined, liver spot-freckled, grease-stained hands. Atkins is a self-made millionaire who felt a calling to help people in developing Asia. These people who all come from America are just trying to help other people from another country figure out different ways to increase the economy.

Children want to hear about lives similar to theirs, so perhaps it was for the best. In the Cold War was in full force, pitting the two geopolitical giants, the United States and the Soviet Unionagainst each other for military and geopolitical influence and dominance. MacWhite who is an ambassador of sarkhan goes back to Hanoi to find a copy of the booklet on war by Mao Tse-tung. Hans Barre Dr.

Kennedy was so impressed with the book that he sent a copy to each of his colleagues in the United States Senate. In the year following the assassination, West plumbed his imagination to create American characters and portray inside-the-Embassy conversations and gut-wrenching rationalizations. Embassy in the Philippines. He cannot function in Saigon without Yaffa.


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