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The honorable schoolboy : a George Smiley novel

Author: John Le Carré
Publisher: Knopf, 1977.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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As the fall of Saigon looms, master spy George Smiley must outmaneuver his Soviet counterpart on a battlefield that neither can afford to lose. George Smiley has become chief of the battered British Secret Service. The betrayals of a Soviet double agent have riddled the spy network. Smiley wants revenge. He chooses his weapon: Jerry Westerby, The Honourable Schoolboy, a passionate lover and a seasoned, reckless  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Spy stories
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Le Carré
ISBN: 0394416457 9780394416458
OCLC Number: 659899467
Description: 533 pages
Responsibility: John Le Carre.

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As the fall of Saigon looms, master spy George Smiley must outmaneuver his Soviet counterpart on a battlefield that neither can afford to lose. George Smiley has become chief of the battered British Secret Service. The betrayals of a Soviet double agent have riddled the spy network. Smiley wants revenge. He chooses his weapon: Jerry Westerby, The Honourable Schoolboy, a passionate lover and a seasoned, reckless secret agent. Westerby is pointed east, to Hong Kong. So begins the terrifying game.

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