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The Resource The pigeon tunnel : stories from my life, by John le Carré

The pigeon tunnel : stories from my life, by John le Carré

Label
The pigeon tunnel : stories from my life
Title
The pigeon tunnel
Title remainder
stories from my life
Statement of responsibility
by John le Carré
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author shares personal anecdotes from his life, discussing subjects ranging from his Cold War-era service in British intelligence to his work as a writer in Russia before and after the collapse of the Berlin Wall
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
PABRO
Dewey number
  • 823/.912
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6062.E33
LC item number
Z46 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The pigeon tunnel : stories from my life, by John le Carré
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Don't be beastly to your Secret Service -- Dr Globke's laws -- Official visit -- Fingers on the trigger -- To whomsoever it may concern -- Wheels of British justice -- Ivan Serov's defection -- A legacy -- The innocence of Murat Kurnaz -- Going out into the field -- Bumping into Jerry Westerby -- Lonely in Vientiane -- Theatre of the Real: Dances with Arafat -- Theatre of the Real: The Villa Brigitte -- Theatre of the Real: A question of guilt -- Theatre of the Real: Terms of endearment -- The Soviet knight is dying inside his armour -- The Wild East Moscow 1993 -- Blood and treasure -- The biggest bears in the garden -- Among the Ingush -- Joseph Brodsky's prize -- The wrong horse's mouth -- His brother's keeper -- Quel Panama! -- Under deep cover -- Hunting for warlords -- Richard Burton needs me -- Alec Guinness -- Lost masterpieces -- Bernard Pivot's necktie -- Lunching with prisoners -- Son of the author's father -- To Reggie with thanks -- The most wanted man -- Stephen Spender's credit card -- Advice to an aspiring novelist -- The last official secret
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 310 pages
Isbn
9780735220775
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
The pigeon tunnel : stories from my life, by John le Carré
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Don't be beastly to your Secret Service -- Dr Globke's laws -- Official visit -- Fingers on the trigger -- To whomsoever it may concern -- Wheels of British justice -- Ivan Serov's defection -- A legacy -- The innocence of Murat Kurnaz -- Going out into the field -- Bumping into Jerry Westerby -- Lonely in Vientiane -- Theatre of the Real: Dances with Arafat -- Theatre of the Real: The Villa Brigitte -- Theatre of the Real: A question of guilt -- Theatre of the Real: Terms of endearment -- The Soviet knight is dying inside his armour -- The Wild East Moscow 1993 -- Blood and treasure -- The biggest bears in the garden -- Among the Ingush -- Joseph Brodsky's prize -- The wrong horse's mouth -- His brother's keeper -- Quel Panama! -- Under deep cover -- Hunting for warlords -- Richard Burton needs me -- Alec Guinness -- Lost masterpieces -- Bernard Pivot's necktie -- Lunching with prisoners -- Son of the author's father -- To Reggie with thanks -- The most wanted man -- Stephen Spender's credit card -- Advice to an aspiring novelist -- The last official secret
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 310 pages
Isbn
9780735220775
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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