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The spy who came in from the cold

Author: John Le Carré
Publisher: New York, NY : Pocket Books, [2001], ©1963.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English
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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 fiction
Fiction
Spy stories
Named Person: George Smiley, (Fictitious character); George Smiley, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Le Carré
ISBN: 0743442539 9780743442534
OCLC Number: 48519713
Notes: Originally published: Great Britain : Victor Gollancz, 1963.
Description: x, 212 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: John Le Carré.

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J. B. Priestley Superbly constructed, with an atmosphere of chilly hell.

 
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