The Spy Who Came in from the Cold

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John le Carré, William Boyd (Introduction by)
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The Spy Who Came in from the Cold.pdf
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Le Carré's breakthrough work of 1963 was an award-winning number one global bestseller and brought him international renown, redefining the spy story as a gritty and terrible tale of men who are caught up in politics beyond their imagining.Alec Leamas is tired. It's the 1960s, he's been out in the cold for years, spying in the shadow of the Berlin Wall for his British masters. Now Control wants to bring him in at last - but only after one final assignment. He must travel deep into the heart of Communist Germany and betray his country, a job that he will do with his usual cynical professionalism. But when George Smiley tries to help a young woman Leamas has befriended, it may prove the worst thing he could ever have done.Le Carré's breakthrough work of 1963 was an award-winning number one global bestseller and brought him international renown, redefining the spy story as a gritty and terrible tale of men who are caught up in politics beyond their imagining.The Third George Smiley NovelAbout the AuthorJohn le Carre 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 more than fifty years he has lived by his pen. He divides his time between London and Cornwall.

He must travel deep into the heart of ... M artin Ritt's 1965 movie of John le Carré's first great novel (and first best seller), The Spy Who Came in from the Cold, declares "a plague on all your houses" to capitalists, Communists, and ruthless intelligence operatives. It's one espionage movie that neither comes on like gangbusters nor sneaks up on you like a cat burglar. The Spy Who Came in from the Cold is a hard-edged and tragic thriller, suffused with the political and social consciousness that defined Ritt's career.

It was directed by Martin Ritt, and the screenplay was written by Paul Dehn and Guy Trosper. The film depicts British agent Alec Leamas' mission as a faux defector to East Germany who is given the task ... Alec Leamas (Richard Burton), a British spy, is sent to East Germany, supposedly to defect, but in fact to sow disinformation.

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