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Overview page. Subjects: Arts and Humanities — International Law.

The titular head of mission of a sending state accredited to a receiving state or to an intergovernmental organisation (e.g. the UN). The title is also accorded to an envoy ...

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ambassador

Edited by T. F. Hoad.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

January 1996; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 68 words.

XIV. ME. ambassatour, -dour, em-, later with many vars. of sp.; the present sp. ambassador dates from

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ambassador

Edited by John P. Grant and J. Craig Barker.

in Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: International Law. 195 words.

The title of ambassador is that traditionally given to a diplomatic agent of the highest class in inter-State relations, the

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ambassadors

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 66 words.

1 French ambassadors bring ‘treasure’ (actually tennis balls) on behalf of the Dauphin to King Harry, Henry V 1.2.245–57.

2

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in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 69 words.

(1) French ambassadors bring ‘treasure’ (actually tennis balls) on behalf of the Dauphin to King Harry, Henry V 1.2.245–57.

(2)

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Ambassadors

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

A novel by H. James, published 1903.

Chadwick Newsome, a young man of independent fortune, the son of Mrs Newsome of Woolett, Mass., a widow, has been living in Paris and is...

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Backpack Ambassadors

Richard Ivan Jobs.

May 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Book. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 368 pages.

This book emphasizes European integration as a fundamentally social and cultural process in addition to a political and economic one by studying the practice of travel and tourism by the...

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ambassador / ~s <i>n</i>

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 19 words.

m amˈbasǝˌdɔ:ɹ, -sdǝɹ / -z

sp ambassador13, am-bassador1, embassador5, embassadour1, em-bassadour1

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Henry James's <i>The Ambassadors</i>

Janice E. Cavoto.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Literature

January 2004; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (American). 3378 words.

Henry James's novel The Ambassadors (1903) is considered by many critics to be the masterpiece of his “major

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Ambassador by Default

Robert Dallek.

in Democrat and Diplomat

November 2012; p ublished online March 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 8783 words.

This chapter focuses on William Dodd's appointment as U.S. Ambassador to Germany in 1933 under the administration of President Franklin D. Roosevelt. It first considers Dodd's views about...

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Educating Open Innovation Ambassadors

Anne-Katrin Neyer and Nizar Abdelkafi.

in Leading Open Innovation

January 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Knowledge Management. 5767 words.

This chapter evaluates the application of open innovation to education. It summarizes the experiences of the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg in helping students overcome the well-known,...

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