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His greatest story yet: The memoirs of John le Carré

From his years serving in British Intelligence during the Cold War, to a career as a writer that took him from war-torn Cambodia to Beirut, and Russia before and after the collapse of the Berlin Wall, the fiction of David Cornwell – better known as John le Carré – has always got to the heart of modern times. As his first memoir, The Pigeon Tunnel: Stories from My Life, is published, BRIAN MORTON looks at the life, work and philosophy of one of Britain’s greatest living writers, alongside highlights from his many BBC interviews over the past five decades. Read more.

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