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A Legacy Of Spies is the first Smiley novel in more than 25 years

More than half a century since he wrote his first book, John le Carre has penned another spy novel with the realism that only the former spook and master of the genre can deliver. The protagonist of A Legacy of Spies is Peter Guillam, an old

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