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    New Reference Book: Honor & Respect: The Official Guide to Names, Titles & Forms of Address

    Honor & Respect: The Official Guide to Names, Titles & Forms of Address by Robert Hickey, The Protocol School of Washington, 2008. Find it in Ohrstrom at: REF 395.4 H52H A handy guide, useful when introducing an individual, addressing a letter or referring to another person in a conversation.  Focus is on U.S. terms and usage although end chapters include country names and corresponding officials. Discover: •    DV – is an acronym for distinguished visitor •    Elector – is a person who is eligible to vote in an election •    Envoy – is any senior diplomat •    Rector – is an administrator at an academic or religious institution •    RHIP…