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The spy who came in from the cold

Author: John Le Carré
Publisher: New York : Coward-McCann, Incorporated, Clinton, Massachusetts : The Colonial Press Inc. [1964] ©1963
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First American edition.; Page proofs.; Sixth impressionView all editions and formats
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A veteran spy wants to "come in from the cold" to retirement. He undertakes one last assignment in which he pretends defection and provides the enemy with sufficient evidence to label their leader a double agent.
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Genre/Form: Spy stories
Spy stories. 2gsafd
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Spy fiction
Mystery fiction
Page proofs (Printing)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Le Carré, John, 1931-
Spy who came in from the cold.
New York : Coward-McCann, 1964
(OCoLC)607752839
Named Person: George Smiley, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Le Carré
ISBN: 9780143124757 0143124757 0802714544 9780802714541 0743442539 9780743442534
OCLC Number: 367847
Notes: A novel.
Awards: Edgar Allan Poe Award 1965
Description: 256 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: 1 Checkpoint 1 --
2 The Circus 9 --
3 Decline 19 --
4 Liz 25 --
6 Contact 39 --
7 Kiever 50 --
8 Le Mirage 62 --
9 The Second Day 81 --
10 The Third Day 89 --
11 Friends of Alec 95 --
12 East 102 --
13 Pins or Paper Clips 120 --
14 Letter to a Client 128 --
15 Come to the Ball 138 --
16 Arrest 144 --
17 Mundt 150 --
18 Fiedler 156 --
19 Branch Meeting 161 --
20 Tribunal 165 --
21 The Witness 179 --
22 The President 185 --
23 Confession 196 --
24 The Commissar 202 --
25 The Wall 211 --
26 In from the Cold 221
Responsibility: John le Carré.

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A veteran spy wants to "come in from the cold" to retirement. He undertakes one last assignment in which he pretends defection and provides the enemy with sufficient evidence to label their leader a double agent.

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