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John le Carré was born in 1931 and attended the universities of Bern and Oxford. He taught at Eton and served briefly in British Intelligence during the Cold War. For the last fifty years he has lived by his pen. He divides his time between London and Cornwall.

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The Spy Who Came in from the Cold by John le Carre, William Boyd
The Spy Who Came in from the Cold
John le Carre, William Boyd
April 2014 Guest Editor Nicci French on The Spy Who Came in from the Cold. There are certain touchstones I have for thriller writing and this is one of them. Its dingy Cold War atmosphere is unmatched, it...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2013

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