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The Resource The spy who came in from the cold, John Le Carre

The spy who came in from the cold, John Le Carre

Label
The spy who came in from the cold
Title
The spy who came in from the cold
Statement of responsibility
John Le Carre
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Alex Leamas is tired. It's the 1960s, he's been out in the cold for years, spying in Berlin for his British masters, and has seen too many good agents murdered for their troubles. Now Control wants to bring him in at last but only after one final assignment
Member of
Summary
Secret agent Leamas is on a mission in East Berlin, but he has doubts about the organization he serves
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Mystery Novel, 1965.
  • Gold Dagger Award for Best Crime Novel of the Year, 1963.
  • Somerset Maugham Award, 1964.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
040036
Cataloging source
SALS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Le Carré, John
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A George Smiley novel
Series volume
0003
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Smiley, George (Fictitious character)
  • Intelligence officers
  • Cold War
  • Smiley, George (Fictitious character)
  • Spy stories, English
  • Berlin (Germany)
Target audience
adult
Label
The spy who came in from the cold, John Le Carre
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A George Smiley novel"--Cover
  • First published: London : Victor Gollancz, 1963
Control code
000048382735
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
New ed.
Extent
270 p.
Isbn
9780241962336
System control number
(OCoLC)778452418
Label
The spy who came in from the cold, John Le Carre
Publication
Note
  • "A George Smiley novel"--Cover
  • First published: London : Victor Gollancz, 1963
Control code
000048382735
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
New ed.
Extent
270 p.
Isbn
9780241962336
System control number
(OCoLC)778452418

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