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DIPLOMACY., The science which treats of the relations and interests of nations with nations.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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"I see," I said thoughtfully, while my heart beat fast with the excitement of my diplomacy. "I don't mind sounding Hermann.
For a moment he shamed me, but, my diplomacy notwithstanding, I seemed to develop a conscience, as if in very truth it were in my power to decide the success of this matrimonial enterprise.
My diplomacy was a success; my ship was safe; old Gambril would probably live; a feeble sound of a tapping hammer came intermittently from the Diana.
The man walking with the lady was no other than the eminent Prince Borodino, who was at least as famous as a distinguished diplomatist ought to be, in the interests of what is called secret diplomacy. He had been paying a round of visits at various English country houses, and exactly what he was doing for diplomacy at Prior's Park was as much a secret as any diplomatist could desire.
"How do you know they are not the secret emissaries of our diplomacy?" asked the prince, with a slightly scornful smile.
It was evident that the great Aurora, though by no means indifferent to the admiration of the other sex, wanted at this moment to get rid of all the men who admired her and be left alone with the man who did not-- did not admire her in that sense at least; for the little priest did admire and even enjoy the firm feminine diplomacy with which she set about her task.
The first object of her diplomacy, the exit of the enraged Bruno, was at once achieved.
Aramis smiled, as he had long known that in diplomacy D'Artagnan acknowledged no superior.
"My friend," said D'Artagnan, "you will live longer than I shall: diplomacy commands you to live; but, for my part, honor condemns me to die."
Like many other simple-hearted souls, it was her pet vanity to believe she was endowed with a talent for dark and mysterious diplomacy, and she loved to con- template her most transparent devices as marvels of low cunning.
In a more debate-focused manner than most thematic issues of The Hague Journal of Diplomacy thought-leaders, senior scholars, and up-and-coming writers consider observable trends affecting public diplomacy strategies and practices.
Rabat The concepts of "Middle Power" and "Middle Power diplomacy," developed by scholars out ofinternational relations and diplomatic practice theories, help provide a conceptual framework for assessing Morocco's contemporary diplomacy.From Traditional to EmergingMiddle PowersThe Middle Power concept has evolved significantly since the 20thcentury through constant diplomatic practice.

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