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A delicate truth

Autore: John Le Carré
Editore: New York : Viking, [2013]
Edizione/Formato:   book_printbook : Fiction : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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2008. A counter-terrorist operation, codenamed Wildlife, is being mounted on the British crown colony of Gibraltar. Its purpose: to capture and abduct a high-value jihadist arms-buyer. Its authors: an ambitious Foreign Office Minister, a private defense contractor who is also his bosom friend, and a shady American CIA operative of the evangelical far-right. So delicate is the operation that even the Minister's  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/forma: Political fiction
Suspense fiction
Spy stories
Fiction
Tipo materiale: Fiction
Tipo documento: Book
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: John Le Carré
ISBN: 9780670014897 0670014893 067092279X 9780670922796
Numero OCLC: 818953744
Descrizione: 309 pages ; 24 cm
Responsabilità: John le Carré.

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A counter-terror operation, codenamed Wildlife, is being mounted in Britain's most precious colony. Its purpose: to capture and abduct a high-value jihadist arms-buyer. Its authors: an ambitious  Per saperne di più…

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