Author : John L. Cobbs
Publisher : Univ of South Carolina Press
Release Date : 1998
ISBN 10 : 1570031681
Pages : 320 pages
File Format : PDF, EPUB, TEXT, KINDLE or MOBI
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Download Understanding John Le Carré book PDF by John L. Cobbs and published by Univ of South Carolina Press. This book was released on 1998 with total page 320 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: John Cobbs establishes that contemporary English novelist John le Carre's fiction transcends the genre of espionage, and that le Carre is preeminently a social commentator who writes novels of manners. Cobbs analyzes each of le Carre's novels and offers a biographical sketch, describing le Carre's often overlooked academic success and reputation as a once member of British Intelligence.