The Resource A legacy of spies, John le Carr?

A legacy of spies, John le Carr?

Label
A legacy of spies
Title
A legacy of spies
Statement of responsibility
John le Carr?
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The undisputed master returns with a riveting new book--his first Smiley novel in more than twenty-five years. Peter Guillam, staunch colleague and disciple of George Smiley of the British Secret Service, otherwise known as the Circus, is living out his old age on the family farmstead on the south coast of Brittany when a letter from his old Service summons him to London. The reason? His Cold War past has come back to claim him. Intelligence operations that were once the toast of secret London, and involved such characters as Alec Leamas, Jim Prideaux, George Smiley and Peter Guillam himself, are to be scrutinized by a generation with no memory of the Cold War and no patience with its justifications. Interweaving past with present so that each may tell its own intense story, John le Carr? has spun a single plot as ingenious and thrilling as the two predecessors on which it looks back: The Spy Who Came in from the Cold, and Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy. In a story resonating with tension, humor and moral ambivalence, le Carr? and his narrator Peter Guillam present the reader with a legacy of unforgettable characters old and new"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
CaOONL
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1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Le Carr?, John
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Intelligence officers
  • Cold War
Target audience
general
Label
A legacy of spies, John le Carr?
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
264 pages
Isbn
9780735234529
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Ownership
*
System control number
  • pr01268368
  • (CaOWLBI)pr01268368
  • 351327
  • 432763
Label
A legacy of spies, John le Carr?
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
264 pages
Isbn
9780735234529
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Ownership
*
System control number
  • pr01268368
  • (CaOWLBI)pr01268368
  • 351327
  • 432763

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