We regret that due to the technical limitations of our site, we are unable to offer eBooks or Audio Downloads to customers outside of the UK.

For further details please read our eBooks help.

The Looking Glass War (Paperback)
  • The Looking Glass War (Paperback)

The Looking Glass War (Paperback)

£8.99 £6.74
Paperback Published: 03/11/2011
  • Save £2.25
  • In stock

We can send it to you within 24 hours

  • This item has been added to your basket
Click & Collect From your local shop
When the Department - faded since the war and busy only with bureaucratic battles - hears rumour of a missile base near the West German border, it seems like the perfect opportunity to regain some political standing in the Intelligence market place. The Cold War is at its height and the Department is dying for a piece of the action. Swiftly becoming carried away by fear and pride, the Department and her officers send deactivated agent Fred Leiser back into East Germany, armed only with some schoolboy training and his memories of the war. In the land of eloquent silence that is Communist East Germany, Leiser's fate becomes inseparable from the Department's.

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
ISBN: 9780141196398

You may also be interested in...

“Not his best”

This is an unspectacular read. Le Carre gets somewhat bogged down in the minutiae of wartime communications systems, though it is wonderfully well researched and totally convincing, the plot loses some of the impact... More

20th February 2012
Helpful? Upvote 0 Downvote 0

Your review has been submitted successfully.

View your review