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Our Kind of Traitor

by John le Carre

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John le Carre, a former British intelligence officer, is the author of many best-selling espionage thrillers, including The Spy Who Came In from the Cold; Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy; and The Constant Gardener. Le Carre is a pseudonym -- his real name is David Cornwell. Kirsty Wigglesworth/AP hide caption

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John le Carre, a former British intelligence officer, is the author of many best-selling espionage thrillers including The Spy Who Came In From The Cold; Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy and The Constant Gardener. Le Carre is a pseudonym -- his real name is David Cornwell. Kirsty Wigglesworth/AP hide caption

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Colorful Crime Boss Inspires Le Carre's 'Traitor'

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