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Author Chapnick, Adam, 1976-

Title Canada's voice [electronic resource] : the public life of John Wendell Holmes / Adam Chapnick.

Imprint Vancouver : UBC Press, c2009.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xviii, 361 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 325-345) and index.
Summary "It is hard to imagine a person who embodied the ideals of postwar Canadian foreign policy more than John Wendell Holmes. Holmes joined the foreign service in 1943, headed the Canadian Institute of International Affairs from 1960 to 1973, and, as a professor of international relations, mentored a generation of students and scholars. This book charts the life of a diplomat and public intellectual who influenced both how scholars and statespeople abroad viewed Canada and how Canadians saw themselves on the world stage."--BOOK JACKET.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Holmes, John W. (John Wendell), 1910-1988.
Canadian Institute of International Affairs -- Officials and employees -- Biography.
Institut canadien des affaires internationales -- Fonctionnaires -- Biographies.
Diplomats -- Canada -- Biography.
Diplomates -- Canada -- Biographies.
Canada -- Relations extérieures -- 20e siècle.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780774816717
0774816716

 
    
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