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Smiley's people

Author: John Le Carré
Publisher: New York : Alfred A.Knopf ; Distributed by Random House, Inc., 1980, ©1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First trade editionView all editions and formats
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In London at dead of night, George Smiley, sometime acting Chief of the Circus (aka the British Secret Service), is summoned from his lonely bed by news of the murder of an ex-agent. Lured back to active service, Smiley skillfully maneuvers his people -- "the no-men of no-man's land"--Into crisscrossing Paris, London, Germany, and Switzerland as he prepares for his own final, inevitable duel on the Berlin border  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Spy stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Le Carré, John, 1931-
Smiley's people.
New York : Knopf, 1980, ©1979
(OCoLC)605195724
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Le Carré
ISBN: 0394508432 9780394508436
OCLC Number: 5264854
Notes: "Borzoi book".
Description: 374 pages ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: John le Carré.

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In London at dead of night, George Smiley, sometime acting Chief of the Circus (aka the British Secret Service), is summoned from his lonely bed by news of the murder of an ex-agent. Lured back to active service, Smiley skillfully maneuvers his people -- "the no-men of no-man's land"--Into crisscrossing Paris, London, Germany, and Switzerland as he prepares for his own final, inevitable duel on the Berlin border with his Soviet counterpart and archenemy, Karla.

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