The Resource A delicate truth, John le Carré, (electronic resource)

A delicate truth, John le Carré, (electronic resource)

Label
A delicate truth
Title
A delicate truth
Statement of responsibility
John le Carré
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A counter-terrorist operation, codenamed Wildlife, is being mounted on the British crown colony of Gibraltar. Its purpose: to capture and abduct a high-value jihadist arms-buyer. Its authors: an ambitious Foreign Office Minister, a private defense contractor who is also his bosom friend, and a shady American CIA operative of the evangelical far-right. So delicate is the operation that even the Minister's personal private secretary, Toby Bell, is not cleared for it. Three years later, a disgraced Special Forces Soldier delivers a message from the dead. Was Operation Wildlife the success it was cracked up to be--or a human tragedy that was ruthlessly covered up? Summoned by Sir Christopher ("Kit") Probyn, retired British diplomat, to his decaying Cornish manor house, and closely observed by Kit's beautiful daughter, Emily, Toby must choose between his conscience and duty to his Service. If the only thing necessary to the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing, how can he keep silent?
Cataloging source
AMP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Le Carré, John
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6062.E33
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Terrorism
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
  • Illegal arms transfers
  • Special forces (Military science)
  • Political corruption
  • Undercover operations
  • Thrillers
  • War
  • Espionage
Label
A delicate truth, John le Carré, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=E5A0B3F5-8873-4084-96B9-824A41A90C42
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
o847234896
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101618028
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o847234896
  • (Sirsi) o847234896
  • (OCoLC)847234896
Label
A delicate truth, John le Carré, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=E5A0B3F5-8873-4084-96B9-824A41A90C42
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
o847234896
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101618028
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o847234896
  • (Sirsi) o847234896
  • (OCoLC)847234896

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