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The spy who came in from the cold

Author: John Le Carré
Publisher: New York : Coward-McCann, 1964.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView 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: Fiction
Named Person: George Smiley, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Le Carré
OCLC Number: 477415730
Description: 256 pages ; 22 cm
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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