le Carré John

le Car·ré

 (lə kă-rā′), John Pen name of David John Moore Cornwell. Born 1931.
British writer of popular espionage novels, including The Spy Who Came In from the Cold (1963) and Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy (1974).
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