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The Spy Who Came in from the Cold: A George Smiley Novel
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[Place of publication not identified]: Penguin Publishing Group, 2012.
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240 pages
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From the New York Times bestselling author of Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy; Our Kind of Traitor; and The Night Manager, now a television series starring Tom Hiddleston. John le Carré’s new novel, A Legacy of Spies,  is now available. The 50th-anniversary edition of the bestselling novel that launched John le Carré’s career worldwide In the shadow of the newly erected Berlin Wall, Alec Leamas watches as his last agent is shot dead by East German sentries. For Leamas, the head of Berlin Station, the Cold War is over. As he faces the prospect of retirement or worse—a desk job—Control offers him a unique opportunity for revenge. Assuming the guise of an embittered and dissolute ex-agent, Leamas is set up to trap Mundt, the deputy director of the East German Intelligence Service—with himself as the bait. In the background is George Smiley, ready to make the game play out just as Control wants. Setting a standard that has never been surpassed, The Spy Who Came in from the Cold is a devastating tale of duplicity and espionage.

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9781101573181

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From the New York Times bestselling author of Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy; Our Kind of Traitor; and The Night Manager, now a television series starring Tom Hiddleston. John le Carré’s new novel, A Legacy of Spies,  is now available. The 50th-anniversary edition of the bestselling novel that launched John le Carré’s career worldwide In the shadow of the newly erected Berlin Wall, Alec Leamas watches as his last agent is shot dead by East German sentries. For Leamas, the head of Berlin Station, the Cold War is over. As he faces the prospect of retirement or worse—a desk job—Control offers him a unique opportunity for revenge. Assuming the guise of an embittered and dissolute ex-agent, Leamas is set up to trap Mundt, the deputy director of the East German Intelligence Service—with himself as the bait. In the background is George Smiley, ready to make the game play out just as Control wants. Setting a standard that has never been surpassed, The Spy Who Came in from the Cold is a devastating tale of duplicity and espionage.
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APA Citation (style guide)

le Carré, J. (2012). The Spy Who Came in from the Cold: A George Smiley Novel. [Place of publication not identified]: Penguin Publishing Group.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

le Carré, John. 2012. The Spy Who Came in From the Cold: A George Smiley Novel. [Place of publication not identified]: Penguin Publishing Group.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

le Carré, John, The Spy Who Came in From the Cold: A George Smiley Novel. [Place of publication not identified]: Penguin Publishing Group, 2012.

MLA Citation (style guide)

le Carré, John. The Spy Who Came in From the Cold: A George Smiley Novel. [Place of publication not identified]: Penguin Publishing Group, 2012. Web.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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