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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 )

450 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 21 languages and held by 6,885 WorldCat member 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 )

259 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 13 languages and held by 6,013 WorldCat member 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 )

155 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 15 languages and held by 5,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At a small British trade fair in Moscow, a message of global importance is made up of three very fragile human links: a Soviet physicist (code name Bluebird) burdened with a secret knowledge; 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 source of the document. A magnificent story of love, betrayal, and courage. The Russia house catches history in the act.--Back cover
A perfect spy by John Le Carré( Book )

173 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 13 languages and held by 4,973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magnus Pym, the perfect spy, disappears. His colleagues, his superiors, even his wife are baffled and shaken. He must be found because it's a matter of national security. But how can you find someone that no one really knows
A most wanted man : a novel by John Le Carré( Book )

125 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 4,963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A half-starved young Russian man claiming to be a devout Muslim, an idealistic young German civil rights lawyer, and a sixty-year-old scion of a failing British bank based in Hamburg form an unlikely alliance as the rival spies of Germany, England and America scent a sure kill in the "War on Terror," and converge upon the innocents
Absolute friends by John Le Carré( Book )

95 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 14 languages and held by 4,853 WorldCat member 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 )

147 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 4,817 WorldCat member 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 little drummer girl by John Le Carré( Book )

177 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 17 languages and held by 4,794 WorldCat member 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
Smiley's people by John Le Carré( Book )

172 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 4,683 WorldCat member 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
The night manager : a novel by John Le Carré( Book )

154 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 12 languages and held by 4,570 WorldCat member 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
Our kind of traitor by John Le Carré( Book )

102 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 4,477 WorldCat member 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 Dima, 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 )

193 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 4,367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Smiley has become chief of the battered British Secret Service. The betrayals of a Soviet double agent have riddled the spy network, and Smiley wants revenge. He chooses his weapon: Jerry Westerby, the "honourable schoolboy," a passionate lover and seasoned, reckless secret agent. Westerby is pointed east, to Hong Kong. So begins the terrifying game
Single & single : a novel by John Le Carré( Book )

168 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 19 languages and held by 4,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crooked father and an honest son are the protagonists of this novel on money laundering. The father is Tiger Single, owner of a British investment house, laundering money for criminals. His dream is to see his son follow in his footsteps, but the son is honest and will not have anything to do with him--until the father's life is threatened
A small town in Germany by John Le Carré( Book )

188 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 4,283 WorldCat member 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 looking glass war by John Le Carré( Book )

178 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 4,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comprised of Taylor's Run, Avery's run, and Leiser's run
The mission song by John Le Carré( Book )

96 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 4,109 WorldCat member 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
The tailor of Panama by John Le Carré( Book )

124 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 4,105 WorldCat member 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
The secret pilgrim by John Le Carré( Book )

114 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 4,040 WorldCat member 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
Our game : a novel by John Le Carré( Book )

95 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 3,867 WorldCat member 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 )

60 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,555 WorldCat member 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-

Karre, Džon le 1931-

Lākārīh, Ǧūn, 1931-

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Le Karē, Džons, 1931-

Le Karre, Dzhon 1931-

Le Karre, Džon 1931-

LeCarré, John

LeCarré, John 1931-

Leh Ḳareh, Gʹon 1931-

Lekarē, Džons, 1931-

LeKarre, Džon 1931-

Lū Kārīh, Ǧūn, 1931-

Lūkārīh, Ǧūn, 1931-

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Τζον Λε Καρρέ

Джон Ле Карре

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Карре, Джон Ле 1931-

Корнвелл, Давид Джон Мур 1931-

Корнуэлл Д. Д. М. 1931-

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ג'ון לה קארה

לה־קארה, ג׳ון, 1931-

קורנול, דוד ג'ון מור

קרה, ג'ון לה

תגרי, אהוד 1931-

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كاريه، جون لو، 1931-

كورنويل، ديفيد، 1931-

كورنويل، ديفيد جون مور، 1931-

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까레, 존 르 1931-

르 까레, 존 1931-

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존 르 카레

카레, 존 르 1931-

カレ, ジョン

カレ, ジョン·ル· 1931-

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Tinker, tailor, soldier, spyThe Russia houseA perfect spyA most wanted man : a novelAbsolute friendsThe constant gardener : a novelThe little drummer girlSmiley's people