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Le Carré, John 1931-

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The spy who came in from the cold by John Le Carré( Book )
624 editions published between 1961 and 2018 in 19 languages and held by 7,483 libraries worldwide
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
Tinker, tailor, soldier, spy by John Le Carré( Book )
363 editions published between 1974 and 2018 in 13 languages and held by 6,175 libraries worldwide
George Smiley is assigned to uncover the identity of the double agent operating in the highest levels of British Intelligence
The Russia house by John Le Carré( Book )
260 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in 15 languages and held by 5,194 libraries worldwide
Navigating readers through the shadow worlds of international espionage with critical knowledge culled from his years in British Intelligence, le Carré tracks the dark and devastating trail of a document that could profoundly alter the course of world events. In Moscow, a sheaf of military secrets changes hands. If it arrives at its destination, and if its import is understood, the consequences could be cataclysmic. Along the way it has an explosive impact on the lives of three people: a Soviet physicist burdened with secrets; 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 document's source. A magnificent story of love, betrayal, and courage, The Russia House catches history in the act. For as the Iron Curtain begins to rust and crumble, Blair is left to sound a battle cry that may fall on deaf ears
A perfect spy by John Le Carré( Book )
263 editions published between 1985 and 2018 in 12 languages and held by 5,031 libraries worldwide
When British intelligence agent Magnus Pym disappears, two desperate searches are initiated--the hunt of agents, East and West, for the missing spy and Pym's own quest to uncover the mysteries of his own past
The little drummer girl by John Le Carré( Book )
279 editions published between 1982 and 2018 in 17 languages and held by 4,922 libraries worldwide
Charlie, a young English actress, meets a man on a Greek beach who draws her into a world of espionage and terror in the Middle East
A most wanted man : a novel by John Le Carré( Book )
143 editions published between 2008 and 2018 in 12 languages and held by 4,917 libraries worldwide
"A half-starved young Russian man in a long black overcoat is smuggled into Hamburg at dead of night. He has an improbable amount of cash secreted in a purse round his neck. He is a devout Muslim. Or is he? He says his name is Issa. Annabel, an idealistic young German civil rights lawyer, determines to save Issa from deportation. Soon her clients survival becomes more important to her than her own career. In pursuit of Issas mysterious past, she confronts the incongruous Tommy Brue, the sixty-year-old scion of Brue Freres, a failing British bank based in Hamburg. A triangle of impossible loves is born. Meanwhile, scenting a sure kill in the so-called War on Terror, the spies of three nations converge upon the innocents. Poignant, compassionate, peopled with characters the reader never wants to let go, A Most Wanted Man is alive with humour, yet prickles with tension until the last heart-stopping page. It is also a work of deep humanity, and uncommon relevance to our times."--Provided by publisher
Absolute friends by John Le Carré( Book )
144 editions published between 2001 and 2018 in 12 languages and held by 4,883 libraries worldwide
Follows friends and fellow ex-spies, Ted Mundy and Sasha, as they attempt to change their lives and the world in which they live, covering their new escapades in Germany and the ones from their past
The constant gardener : a novel by John Le Carré( Book )
200 editions published between 2000 and 2018 in 12 languages and held by 4,745 libraries worldwide
Frightening, heartbreaking, and exquisitely calibrated, John le Carre's new novel opens with the gruesome murder of the young and beautiful Tessa Quayle near northern Kenya's Lake Turkana, the birthplace of mankind. Her putative African lover and traveling companion, a doctor with one of the aid agencies, has vanished from the scene of the crime. Tessa's much older husband, Justin, a career diplomat at the British High Commission in Nairobi, sets out on a personal odyssey in pursuit of the killers and their motive. A master chronicler of the deceptions and betrayals of ordinary people caught in political conflict, le Carre portrays, in The Constant Gardener, the dark side of unbridled capitalism. His eighteenth novel is also the profoundly moving story of a man whom tragedy elevates. Justin Quayle, amateur gardener and ineffectual bureaucrat, seemingly oblivious to his wife's cause, discovers his own resources and the extraordinary courage of the woman he barely had time to love. The Constant Gardener is a magnificent exploration of the new world order by one of the most compelling and elegant storytellers of our time
The night manager : a novel by John Le Carré( Book )
186 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in 14 languages and held by 4,651 libraries worldwide
Former British intelligence officer Jonathan Pine attempts to infiltrate the entourage of Roper, a sinister and powerful Englishman responsible for fitting together the pieces for a monumental arms-for-cocaine deal
Smiley's people by John Le Carré( Book )
208 editions published between 1979 and 2018 in 10 languages and held by 4,617 libraries worldwide
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
Our kind of traitor by John Le Carré( Book )
124 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 4,550 libraries worldwide
"In the wake of the collapse of Lehman Brothers and with Britain on the brink of economic ruin, a young English couple takes a tennis vacation in Antigua. There they meet Dinna, a Russian who styles himself the world's number one money launderer. Dima wants, among other things, a game of tennis. Back in London, the couple is subjected to an all-night interrogation by the British Secret Service, which also needs their help. Their acquiescence will lead them on a precarious journey through Paris to a safe house in Switzerland, helpless pawns in a game of nations that reveals the unholy alliances between the Russian mafia, the City of London, the government and the competing factions of the British Secret Service"--Page 2 of cover
The honourable schoolboy by John Le Carré( Book )
249 editions published between 1970 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 4,442 libraries worldwide
In an attempt to recover from the devastating effects of having uncovered a double agent in a high position in its organization, the British Secret Service carries out an elaborate espionage scheme in the Far East
The looking glass war by John Le Carré( Book )
293 editions published between 1965 and 2018 in 12 languages and held by 4,313 libraries worldwide
Focuses on a former military espionage department in London and its attempts to train an agent for a mission in East Germany
A small town in Germany by John Le Carré( Book )
237 editions published between 1965 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 4,258 libraries worldwide
"Leo Harting, a relarively obscure member of the British Embassy in Bonn, has vanished, and with him have gone secret files his superiors would do anything in the world to stop being made public. [Alan Turner, and investigator from London, is sent to find Harting]."
The tailor of Panama by John Le Carré( Book )
199 editions published between 1966 and 2017 in 14 languages and held by 4,189 libraries worldwide
An English tailor working in Panama is hired by the British government as a spy because of his contacts at the highest level. He proceeds to tailor his reports the way he creates his suits, giving the client what he wants, and the result is tragicomedy
Single & single : a novel by John Le Carré( Book )
182 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in 19 languages and held by 4,121 libraries worldwide
Two families, one Russian and the other English, are linked by a criminal enerprise
The secret pilgrim by John Le Carré( Book )
167 editions published between 1990 and 2018 in 11 languages and held by 4,019 libraries worldwide
Ned considered delivering his own speech to the new "Joes" at Saratt, but in the end, he called on George Smiley, the legendary officer who had retired to Cornwall. Smiley's "fireside chat" gives the dangerous edge back to Ned's memory, transporting him to his own beginnings as an agent in the 60s when the Red Peril was everywhere
The mission song by John Le Carré( Book )
98 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,939 libraries worldwide
Working as an interpreter for British Intelligence, Bruno Salvador, the abandoned son of an Irish father and Congolese mother, is sent to a mysterious island to interpret a secret conference among Central African warlords
Our game : a novel by John Le Carré( Book )
141 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in 11 languages and held by 3,855 libraries worldwide
A romantic triangle on a retired British intelligence officer, his girl and the spy who stole her. It is told against the backdrop of the rebellion in Chechnya and the international intrigues surrounding it. A tale of the moral wastes of post-Cold War Europe in both East and West. By the author of The Night Manager
A delicate truth by John Le Carré( Book )
62 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,546 libraries worldwide
2008. A counter-terrorist operation codenamed Wildlife is mounted on the British crown colony to abduct a high-value jihadist arms buyer. So delicate is the operation that even the Foreign Office Minister's secretary is not cleared for it. Cornwall, UK, 2011. A disgraced Special Forces soldier delivers a message from the dead. Was Operation Wildlife the success it was cracked up to be - or a human tragedy that was ruthlessly covered up?
 
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Karre, Dzhon Le 1931-
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Lākārīh, Ǧūn
Lākārīh, Ǧūn, 1931-
Le Carré.
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LeCarré, John
LeCarré, John 1931-
Leh Ḳareh, Gʹon 1931-
Lekarē, Džons, 1931-
LeKarre, Džon 1931-
Lū Kārīh, Ǧūn
Lū Kārīh, Ǧūn, 1931-
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Lūkārīh, Ǧūn, 1931-
Moore Cornwell, David John
Τζον Λε Καρρέ
Джон Ле Карре
Джон льо Каре
Карре, Джон ле
Карре, Джон Ле 1931-
Корнвелл, Давид Джон Мур 1931-
Корнуэлл Д. Д. М. 1931-
Корнуэлл, Дэвид Джон Мур
Ле Карре, Джон, 1931-
Ҷон ле Карре
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לה־קארה, ג׳ון, 1931-
לה-קארה, גʹון 1931-
לה קרה, ג'ון, 1931-
קורנול, דוד ג'ון מור
קרה, ג'ון לה
תגרי, אהוד 1931-
جان لوکاره نویسنده بریتانیایی
جون لو كاريه روائي بريطاني
كاريه، جون لو، 1931-
كورنويل، ديفيد، 1931-
كورنويل، ديفيد جون مور، 1931-
لو كاريه، جون، 1931-
ژان لو کره
জন ল্য কারে ব্রিটিশ ঔপন্যাসিক
ஜான் லே காரே
까레, 존 르 1931-
르 까레, 존 1931-
르 카레, 존 1931-
존 르 카레
카레, 존 르 1931-
カレ, ジョン
カレ, ジョン・ル
カレ, ジョン·ル· 1931-
ジョン・ル・カレ
ジョンルカレ 1931-
ル・カレ, ジョン
約翰·勒卡雷
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