The Spanish Ambassador's Suitcase: Stories from the Diplomatic Bag
The Spanish Ambassador's Suitcase is a hilarious new collection of diplomatic tales by Matthew Parris and Andrew Bryson
Drawn from Freedom of Information requests and previously overlooked Valedictories these startling despatches throw a revealing light on how the British have viewed the world - and, unwittingly perhaps, on how the world has viewed the British.
Praise for Parting Shots:
'Parting Shots is unbuttoned, indiscreet and very funny' Yorkshire Post
'Fascinating, if sometimes uncomfortable, reading' Financial Times
'Very funny' Guardian
Andrew Bryson is a radio journalist working in the BBC's Business and Economic Unit. He frequently works as a producer on Radio 4's Today programme and on Radio 5 Live.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - pinkozcat - LibraryThing
Laugh out loud funny in parts, interesting reading about the impressions of British Diplomats in various parts of the world - mostly the countries which one rarely reads about; and the valedictory ... Read full review