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Author Snyder, Robert Lance, 1944- author

Title John Le Carré's post-cold war fiction / Robert Lance Snyder
Published Columbia, Missouri : University of Missouri Press, [2017]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 189 pages)
Contents Introduction : John le Carré's Post-Cold War Journey -- The Night Manager and Our Game : "We have met the enemy, and he is us" -- The Tailor of Panama and Single & Single : Ludic fabrication, self-begotten sons, and a New World Order -- The Constant Gardener and Absolute Friends : "Whoever owns the truth owns the game" -- The Mission Song and A Most Wanted Man : Covert surveillance, deniable syndicates, and extraordinary rendition -- Our Kind of Traitor and A Delicate Path : "Who were we doing all the secrecy stuff for?" -- Conclusion : John le Carré and the cultural imaginary
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-184) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Le Carré, John, 1931- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Le Carré, John, 1931- -- Ethics.
Le Carré, John, 1931- -- Political and social views.
Electronic surveillance -- In literature.
Espionage in literature.
Politics and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Politics and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 21st century.
Spy stories, English -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc
Terrorism in literature.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0826274129 (electronic bk.)
9780826274120 (electronic bk.)