A new book, "The Making of a Pacific Citizen," an authobiography by retired Foreign Service Officer Hugh Burleson, provides much detail on his experiences in East Asia immediately after World War II and in 1960-87 as a practitioner of public diplomacy with the U.S. Information Agency. He also briefly describes how he pursues his post-retirement goals in non-profit groups in Washington state involved in efforts to improve trans-Pacific understanding.
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