A Small Town in Germany

John le Carré - Author

Michael Jayston - Read by

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ISBN 9781611760965 | 13 Hours; 12 CDs | 05 Mar 2013 | Penguin Audio | 5.31 x 5.74in | 18 - AND UP
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"Haven't you realized that only appearances matter?"

The British Embassy in Bonn is up in arms. Her Majesty's financially troubled government is seeking admission to Europe's Common Market just as anti-British factions are rising to power in Germany. Rioters are demanding reunification, and the last thing the Crown can afford is a scandal. Then Leo Harting—an embassy nobody—goes missing with a case full of confidential files. London sends Alan Turner to control the damage, but he soon realizes that neither side really wants Leo found—alive.

Set against the threat of a German-Soviet alliance, John le Carré's A Small Town in Germany is a superb chronicle of Cold War paranoia and political compromise.

“Exciting, compulsively readable, and brilliantly plotted.”—The New York Times“Brilliant, unforgettable…a masterpiece.”—New Statesman (UK)

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