, Volume 69, Number 3

Sherard Cowper-Coles, Britain’s Afghan envoy 2007-10
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Sherard Cowper-Coles served as Britain’s Afghan envoy 2007-10. His memoir ‘Ever the Diplomat’ is published by HarperPress

Vali Nasr, The Dispensable Nation: American Foreign Policy in Retreat (Doubleday £19.00)

Richard Holbrook enjoyed a good working relationship with Hillary Clinton. Photo: Tim Sloan/AFP/Getty Images

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