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A Legacy of Spies

by John le Carre

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Peter Guillam and other former members of the British Secret Service face charges for decades-old intelligence operations by a generation that is unfamiliar with the dynamics of the Cold War.

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Novelist John Le Carré Reflects On His Own 'Legacy' Of Spying

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John le Carré, whose real name is David Cornwell, once worked as a British intelligence officer. His 1974 novel, Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy, also centers on George Smiley. Kirsty Wigglesworth/dapd/AP hide caption

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In 'A Legacy Of Spies,' John Le Carré Goes Back Out In 'The Cold'

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