The Ambassador (West novel)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
The Ambassador
First edition
Author Morris West
Country Australia
Language English
Publisher Fontana Books
Publication date

The Ambassador is a novel by Australian author Morris West.[2] It was first published in 1965.[3] The novel is fictionalisation of the period leading up to and shortly after the Coup d'état against and assassination of South Vietnamese President Ngo Dinh Diem.[3]


  1. ^ "Morris West". Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved 21 May 2013. 
  2. ^ "The Ambassador / Morris West". Trove. National Library of Australia. Retrieved 20 May 2013. 
  3. ^ a b Shane Maloney (November 2011). "Morris West & Ngo Dinh Diem". The Monthly. Retrieved 20 May 2013.