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A delicate truth

Autor: John Le Carré
Editora: New York : Viking, [2013]
Edição/Formato   Print book : Ficção : InglêsVer todas as edições e formatos
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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  Ler mais...
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Gênero/Forma: Political fiction
Suspense fiction
Spy stories
Fiction
Tipo de Material: Ficção
Tipo de Documento: Livro
Todos os Autores / Contribuintes: John Le Carré
ISBN: 9780670014897 0670014893 067092279X 9780670922796
Número OCLC: 818953744
Descrição: 309 pages ; 24 cm
Responsabilidade: 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  Ler mais...

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