A Delicate Truth: A Novel

By: Le Carre, John

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2nd printing. Two light spots on front jacket panel. 2013 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 309 pp. A counter-terrorist operation, codenamedWildlife, 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 Ministers personal private secretary, Toby Bell, is not cleared for it. Three years later, a disgraced Special Forces Soldier delivers a message from the dead. WasOperation Wildlifethe success it was cracked up to beor 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 Kits daughter, Emily, Toby must choose between his conscience and duty to his Service. If the only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing, how can he keep silent?

Title: A Delicate Truth: A Novel

Author: Le Carre, John

Categories: Mystery & Thriller,

Edition: 2nd Printing

Publisher: New York, Viking: 2013

ISBN Number: 0670014893

ISBN Number 13: 9780670014897

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 2299291