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The Russia house

Author: John Le Carré
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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At a small British trade fair in Moscow, a message of global importance is made up of three very fragile human links: a Soviet physicist (code name Bluebird) burdened with a secret knowledge; a beautiful young Russian woman to whom the papers are entrusted; and Barley Blair, a bewildered English publisher pressed into service by British Intelligence to ferret out the source of the document. A magnificent story of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Love stories
Spy stories
Thriller
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Le Carré
ISBN: 0394577892 9780394577890
OCLC Number: 19130918
Description: 353 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: John le Carré.

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At a small British trade fair in Moscow, a message of global importance is made up of three very fragile human links: a Soviet physicist (code name Bluebird) burdened with a secret knowledge; a beautiful young Russian woman to whom the papers are entrusted; and Barley Blair, a bewildered English publisher pressed into service by British Intelligence to ferret out the source of the document. A magnificent story of love, betrayal, and courage. The Russia house catches history in the act.--Back cover.

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