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The secret agent, : a simple tale

by:Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924

"First published in 1907"--Title page verso.

Editions:1023  Date:1906 - 2020  Genre(s):Political fiction, Political fiction, Spy stories

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The 39 steps

by:Buchan, John, 1875-1940

Buchan introduces his most famous hero, Richard Hannay, who, despite claiming to be an "ordinary fellow", is caught up in the dramatic race against a plot to devastate the British war effort. Hannay is hunted across the Scottish moors by police and spy-ring alike, and must outwit his intelligent and pitiless enemy in the corridors of Whitehall and, finally, at the site of the mysterious thirty-nine steps.

Editions:656  Date:1900 - 2019  Genre(s):Spy stories, Spy fiction, Spy fiction, Thrillers (Fiction), Action and adventure fiction

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The spy who came in from the cold

by:Le Carré, John, 1931-

A veteran spy wants to "come in from the cold" to retirement. He undertakes one last assignment in which he pretends defection and provides the enemy with sufficient evidence to label their leader a double agent.

Editions:474  Date:1961 - 2019  Genre(s):Spy stories, Spy fiction, Thrillers (Fiction)

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Tinker, tailor, soldier, spy

by:Le Carré, John, 1931-

George Smiley is assigned to uncover the identity of the double agent operating in the highest levels of British intelligence.

Editions:275  Date:1970 - 2019  Genre(s):Spy stories, Spy fiction, Spy fiction, Thrillers (Fiction), Thrillers (Fiction)

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The hunt for Red October

by:Clancy, Tom, 1947-2013

The Soviets' new ballistic-missile submarine is attempting to defect to the United States, but the Soviet Atlantic fleet has been ordered to find and destroy her at all costs. Can Red October reach the U.S. safely? Gripping military thriller about the chase after a top-secret Russian missilesubmarine.

Editions:155  Date:1894 - 2019  Genre(s):Spy stories, Spy fiction, Thrillers (Fiction), Thrillers (Fiction)

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Point Blank

by:Horowitz, Anthony, 1955-

Fourteen-year-old Alex continues his work as a spy for the British MI6, investigating an exclusive school for boys in the French Alps.

Editions:107  Date:1979 - 2015  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Spy fiction, Spy stories, Action and adventure fiction, Juvenile works, Action and adventure fiction

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Clear and present danger

by:Clancy, Tom, 1947-2013

The assassinations of the U.S. ambassador and the visiting head of the F.B.I. by Colombian drug lords trigger a mysterious covert response and an investigation of U.S. and Colombian actions by Jack Ryan.

Editions:133  Date:1988 - 2018  Genre(s):Spy fiction, Spy stories, Thrillers (Fiction), Thrillers (Fiction)

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Greenmantle

by:Buchan, John, 1875-1940

In Greenmantle (1916), a classic tale of espionage and adventure, Richard Hannay, hero of The Thirty-Nine Steps, travels across war-torn Europe on the trail of a German plot and an Islamic Messiah. He is joined by three more of Buchan's heroes: Peter Pienaar, the old Boer scout; John S. Blenkiron, the American determined to fight the Kaiser; and Sandy Arbuthnot--Greenmantle himself--a character modelled on Lawrence of Arabia. Together they move in disguise through Germany to Constantinople and the Russian border in order to face their enemies: the grotesque Stumm and the evil femme fatale Hilda von Einem.

Editions:314  Date:1900 - 2019  Genre(s):War stories, Spy stories, Spy fiction, Spy fiction, War fiction

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The Bourne supremacy

by:Ludlum, Robert, 1927-2001

Super-diplomat Raymond Havilland sets up the kidnapping of Jason Bourne's wife, in order to draw Bourne out of retirement and into a Taiwanese plot to seize Hong Kong and incite China against the West.

Editions:167  Date:1986 - 2012  Genre(s):Spy stories, Spy fiction, Action and adventure fiction, Action and adventure fiction, Spy fiction

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The sum of all fears

by:Clancy, Tom, 1947-2013

One terrible act plunges the world into an instant nuclear crisis, and with the American president accused of incompetence, Jack Ryan calls on FBI head Dan Murray to help him avert disaster.

Editions:111  Date:1991 - 2018  Genre(s):Spy stories, Spy fiction, Spy fiction, Thrillers (Fiction), Action and adventure fiction

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